Posted on May 11, 2016

Qatar Career Fair (QCF) has opened registration for its Career Guidance Stakeholders Platform 2016. The annual event aims to promote innovation and encourage the exchange of knowledge, research findings and best practices.

The meeting will take place on Monday, 16th May 2016, from 8.30am to 2.30pm at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC).Organised in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, it is a platform for Qatari youth and all others with a stake in career guidance including parents, career advisors, researchers, practitioners, policy makers and decision makers. The theme of the platform for this year, ‘Evidence-Based Insights Into Strategic Collaboration Among Career Guidance Stakeholders In Qatar’, represents an important set of opportunities and constraints highlighted through the findings and recommendations of three complementary pieces of research conducted by QCF in 2015.

The programme will include key note addresses, presentation of evidence-based insights into strategic collaboration, expert panel discussions and four breakout sessions focusing on: ‘Development Of Career Guidance Policies And Strategies’, ‘Building The Organisational Capacity Of Career Guidance Centres’, ‘Professionalisation Of Career Guidance Practices’ and ‘Integration Of Information Technology Into Career Guidance Practices’. QCF is  a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF). Reflecting QF’s commitment to supporting Qatar’s sustainable development, the event serves as a powerful tool to support the personal, social, educational and economic success of young Qataris and Qatari society in general, while also contributing to Qatar’s Education and Training Sector Strategy.

QCF invites interested applicants to register for the event on the following website: