KYOTO CAREER FORUM 2020
July 3rd (Fri.), 2020
First time in Kyoto! The biggest Japanese-English bilingual job fair in Kansai area!
The Career Forum held in Osaka until last year will be held in Kyoto this year for the Olympic year. Exhibiting companies are eager to recruit Japanese-English bilingual and those who have studied abroad. This job fair isn't just company information sessions, but a place where you will have the chance to interview with companies and possibly receive job offers.
Please come to this event if you want to work for a global company, want to use your English skills. The first 200 people to check in on the event day will receive a 1,000 Yen gift card.
Kyoto Sangyo Kaikan Hall
78, Hakoya Hokocho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, 600-8009
Qualifications to Participate
Japanese-English bilingual and one of the following:
- Graduated from or currently enrolled in a Bachelor's, Master's, or Ph.D. program outside of Japan
- Enrolled in a Japanese university and have/had study abroad experience (eｇ. exchange program)
- Currently in Japan, but have experience living abroad
- Mid-career professionals with study or work abroad experience
Please note that once the event ends at 17:00 on July 3rd, you will not be able to apply to companies via CFN.
Giveaway of 1,000 Yen gift card
The first 200 people
to check in on the event day will receive a 1,000 Yen gift card.
Job Hunting Seminar
To pass an interview in Japan, you will need to answer questions about "motivation to apply" and "self-promotion". This seminar will give you tips on how to prepare these answers based on your experiences and values.
July 3rd (Fri.) 9:00 - 9:55
Talk about ○○, not your language skills! Self PR seminar for those who have studied abroad.
This is a fun seminar where you can learn how to show your study abroad experience effectively and how to communicate the “customized strengths” that are the theme of self-promotion.
Speaker: Koichi Nakagawa
2 years of experience in the HR business with recruitment consulting sales for large to small/medium-sized companies and sales for career centers at universities. Based on his consulting work with more than 300 companies, as a recruitment consultant, he has worked on recruitment improvement proposals to recruiting presentations and interviewing services. At the same time, he conducts career guidance at universities and high schools, and passionately advises up to 3,000 students a year to think positively about one's life. His unique lectures and guidance are highly realistic and practical with entertaining elements while speaking from the perspective of both the companies and students.
Download the CFN App for easy check in!
During the Career Forum, you will need to check in at registration every day before entering the event hall. With the CFN app, you can check in, view information on participating companies, review your interview/seminar schedules, and more!
Please ensure you download the CFN App and update it to the most recent version in advance to allow for smooth entry.
Free food/drinks during the event!
Starting at 12:00 PM
we will be handing out free sandwiches and drinks for first 200 people
Instead of waiting in line to get lunch outside, save some and enjoy your lunch without having leave the event hall!
Take advantage of this time to refresh and re-energize so you can visit more booths in the afternoon.