Careers Open Day

Careers Open Day

17 November 2020
Millennium Point, Birmingham

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Jump-start your career in OR, analytics and data science

Free entry to the UK’s only operational research careers fair

The OR Society’s Careers Open Day connects students of operational research (OR), analytics, data science and similar fields with top STEM-related employers to discuss job opportunities and the benefits of working in these sectors.

You will enjoy FREE ENTRY and can:

  • access the full programme of careers talks, advice and case studies
  • meet leading employers in OR, analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data
  • find out how to apply for a range of STEM-related careers
  • hear recent graduates’ first-hand experiences of working in OR and analytics
  • enjoy a free lunch and coffee

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Watch Previous Presentations

2019 Exhibitors

We have these prestigious employers waiting to meet with you, whether you’re an up-and-coming undergrad, job-focused graduate or an ambitious career-changer. Below were the exhibitors from 2019. Grasp the chance to discuss what it is like working for:


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What to expect

Get the best from the day by planning which talks you’d like to see and when to meet the 30+ leading employers represented in the Careers Exhibition.


Student Stream A   Student Stream B
10:00 Careers Exhibition Opens   10:00 Careers Exhibition Opens
10:30 Welcome & Introduction   11:15 Welcome & Introduction
10:35 Presentations   11:20 Presentations
11:15 Careers Exhibition   12:00 Careers Exhibition
12:00 Presentations   12:40 Presentations
12:40 Careers Exhibition   13:50 Lunch
13:20 Lunch   14:10 Careers Exhibition
13:50 Presentations   14:50 Presentations
14:50 Careers Exhibition   15:30 Careers Exhibition
16:00 Close   16:00 Close

Bring Everyone with Group Bookings

Whether you’re a group of friends, a maths club or an entire department, you can make life easy by booking as a group.

A single point of contact can register a coachload of people via our Eventsforce portal.


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The Careers Open Day 2020 will be held at Thinktank, Birmingham's award-winning science museum, which is centrally located with easy access from train, car and coach. Did we mention who will also get FREE ENTRY to Think Tank?

The Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum exterior