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You are invited to the 8th annual Central Indiana Job Fair!

This is an opportunity for Indiana's best businesses to connect with hardworking Hoosier jobseekers. This event provides the tools necessary for individuals to compete and succeed in the increasingly competitive economy. Last year, we had over 1,000 job seekers attend. Whether you are looking for a career opportunity or a business looking for great candidates, this is the event for you. We hope you will join us!

More information for:

Event Information

  • Wednesday August 2, 2017
  • 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Ivy Tech Culinary and Conference Center
  • 2820 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 



Get the Most Out of the Carson Job Fair

Top 3 Things to Do Before a Job Fair

  1. Prepare resume and make copies – Resumes by Industry
  2. Practice what you will say – How to answer Common Interview Questions
  3. Choose employers that interest you and research the company and positions – Research Employers

Top 3 Things to Do During a Job Fair

  1. Express yourself clearly- Ask Questions
  2. Show interest in the position/company – Interview the Interviewer
  3. Give details when answering questions – Tips on attention to detail

Top 3 Things to Do After the Job Fair

  1. Contact employers after the fair – How to follow up after a career fair
  2. Create thank you letters and send them – Thank you letter follow-up
  3. Check in but don’t stalk – How to write a follow-up email


Employer Information


The 8th annual Central Indiana Career Fair, a partnership between Congressman André Carson and Ivy Tech Community College Central Indiana, will be taking place on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 from 9 a.m. –  3 p.m. at the Ivy Tech Community College Corporate and Culinary Center.

Steps to Participate

We hope you join us! To set up a booth at the event, you simply need to do the following:

  1. Register via HireIvy
  2. Post a job to HireIvy
  3. Pay the registration fee (information below)
  4. Reserve your booth (information below)

Exhibitor Booth Information: $150 registration fee


  • Booth rental
  • Six-foot table with two chairs
  • Two box lunches

We encourage you to bring a tablecloth (notify us if you need one provided), pertinent company literature, along with any other branded materials you may need. Last year more than 1,000 job seekers attended, so bring plenty of materials.

Reserving Your Booth

Space is limited! To RSVP, make sure you complete the steps above. Upon completing those steps, you can fill out the registration form.


Registration and payment deadline is Friday, July 21, 2017. Registration will be processed upon confirmation of payment.


For questions or additional information, please contact Career Development at r08-careerdeveloment@ivytech.edu or 317-921-4881.