What is on at the LDSJobFair 2017?

The day you have all been waiting for is almost upon us, the LDSJobFair 2017, here is a taste of what to expect on the day. So, make sure your schedule is cleared to ensure you do not miss out on an enriching afternoon listening and watching some of the most knowledgeable people from the digital and tech world.

On at 12:30-12:40 Sky Betting & Gaming will be giving a tech talk at the conference arena, they will be discussing their business culture and what it is like to work for such a renowned and competitive company. Then on at the main stage at 13:00-13:25 is Google. They will be giving instrumental advise on ‘How to get a Job in Digital’, this is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable information from one of the best companies in the world on how to kick start your career in this industry. Following this at 13:00- 14:00 again at the conference area, main stage, there will be a panel of people who again are drilling into your minds how to ‘Land that job in tech’. These will be  informative tech talks that are bound to inspire you how to start the ball rolling on your future career.

Or…are you considering a career that needs further study? Is your initial degree or career not enough to get you that tech job you want? Fear not, as  Leeds Business School and Leeds Beckett University will be giving an insightful talk on what are your possible options, and what courses they offer at 14:50- 15:00. Also, make sure you check out a talk by Asda on at 15:15-15:25, who will provide an interesting perspective on tech, a company you wouldn’t first think to be considered  a digital company, but in today’s society how could you not be.

Here’s a list of what else is on at the main stage that afternoon:

12.30– 12.40Sky Betting

& Gaming

14.05–14.15LexisNexis 15.05–15.15Yorkshire Digital
12.45 –12.55NHS Digital 14.20–14.30Infinity Works 15.15–15.25Asda
13.00 –13.25Google 14.35–14.45BJSS 15.30–16.00Google
13.30–14.00Land that job

in tech

14.50–15.00Leeds Business


Still nothing take your fancy? There’s a fantastic range of ‘a day in the life of….’ talks on at the Field. See below for timings and what is on:

12.15-12.25Scrum Master.

Infinity works

13.15-13.25Junior Developer.


14.30-14.40Product Manager


12.30–12.40Project Manager,


13.30–13.40IT Manager,

Hitachi Capital

15.00–15.10Senior Developer,

Virtual College

12.45–12.55Cloud Consultant,



Hitachi Capital

15.15–15.25Digital Consultant,


13.00–13.10Test Manager,


14.15–14.25Business Analyst,




Don’t forget you can go visit all these amazing companies stands and ask questions to your hearts content. Also what a fantastic way to start networking with possible future employers, all this for free! We look forward to seeing you on Friday at the first direct arena! #LDSJobFair