B.C.'s Largest Career Development Fair
The Education & Career Fair's (ECF) mission is to support the career pursuits of B.C. residents “starting from square one”.
This includes secondary students planning for higher education; young adults looking to transfer their work experience & skills to a different industry; and new immigrants seeking employment and further training to settle in Canada.
- Education for all
- Supporting personal & professional success
- Embracing innovative learning
History of the Education & Career Fairs
1996 - Inaugural Fair in Vancouver, B.C. was held at the Pacific Coliseum and welcomed 1800 visitors
1997 - Abbotsford was added to the list of cities and ECF welcomed 3700 visitors in its 2nd year
2002 - ECF traveled across the pond to Victoria to make it a total of 3 cities
2003 - Kelowna welcomed us with a whopping 3200 visitors at our first Fair in the Okanagan
2008 - The Fair grew to include Kamloops, making for a total of 5 Fairs
2016 - ECF celebrated 20 years along with 9,000 visitors and 123 exhibitors at 4 cities across B.C.!