The event information is for 2012. Information for 2013 will be available soon.
October 19(Fri.)~21(Sun.) / Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC)
Oct. 19th~21st(Fri.~Sun.), 2012
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC)
415 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210
TEL. (617) 954-2000
Time has come again for the world's largest Japanese-English bilingual job fair, the Boston Career Forum. For over 25 years, students and job seekers alike have launched their careers at the Boston Career Forum. Japanese-English bilinguals (at minimum conversational level in English and Japanese), who are graduating, seeking internships, graduated and on their OPTs, or working professionals, all are welcome to participate. It is now YOUR turn to capitalize on this once-a-year opportunity and find what promising future lies ahead.

[Professional Business Attire Required]
*Because the Career Forum is a job fair event, professional business attire is required for all Career Forum participants. Casual attire such as jeans, t-shirts and sneakers are not permitted at the event.

Event Schedule

October 19th (Fri.) & 20th (Sat.), 2012
9:00amRegistration for pre-registrants starts
9:15amWalk-in registration begins (depending on traffic, registration may start earlier)
10:00amCompany seminars begin
5:00pmRegistration closes
6:00pmBooths close
7:00pmInterview rooms close
October 21st (Sun.)
9:00amRegistration and Interviews begin
10:00amCompany seminars begin
12:00pmRegistration closes*
3:00pmBooths and Interview rooms close
* If you are not checked in by the “Registration closes” time, you will not be able to enter the event hall.

Qualifications to Participate

Japanese-English bilingual (at minimum conversational level in Japanese and English) and one of the following:
  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor's, master's or Ph.D. program outside of Japan
  • Graduated from a bachelor's, master's or Ph.D. program outside of Japan
  • Student from Japan currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate exchange program
  • Working professionals
  • Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and first-year graduate students are welcome to attend for internship opportunities and to learn more about the companies