Employer Information

Information for employers seeking to participate in the SCIS Career Fair

Spring 2024 Supply Chain and Information Systems Virtual Career Fair

March 20, 2024
3 pm to 6 pm

Registration

Virtual Booth Owner Instructions and Training

Virtual Booth Representative Training

Virtual Resources

CSCR Corporate Sponsor Networking Reception

September 9, 2024
6 pm - 8 pm

A networking reception will be available to CSCR's corporate sponsor companies and students. During this time, students will have an opportunity to network with employers before heading into career fair week. Companies will talk about their organizations, their recruitment process, and opportunities that are available. Students will have an opportunity to obtain answers to their questions.

Fall 2024 Supply Chain and Information Systems Career Fair

September 10 - 12, 2024
11 am to 4 pm

The Fall 2024 SCIS Career Fair will be held on September 10th, 11th, and 12th from 11 am to 4 pm. CSCR Corporate Sponsors may attend any two days of the in-person career fair. Smeal Business Career Center Partners may attend one day of the in-person career fair. Non-sponsors may attend the in-person career fair with a registration fee of $1,295 which includes lunch for 4 representatives and one interview room (if available) from 8-5 pm the day after. Employers will have the opportunity to target their recruiting efforts by meeting with qualified students, interviewing candidates, and selecting top students from Penn State supply chain, management information systems, industrial engineering, and information systems and technology programs. 

Photo/Video Disclaimer: By registering for this event, you are consenting to be photographed or filmed for use in future Smeal/CSCR marketing materials and information.

Employer Resources

Registration

Booth Shipping

  • You may ship your booth and/or materials prior to the fair. Please label freight 1 of 2, 2 of 2, etc. to aid in confirming complete shipment arrival. Shipments should be sent to:
    • Tracie Shannon, Center for Supply Chain Research
      Penn State University
      Fall 2024 Supply Chain & Information Systems Career Fair
      488 Business Building
      University Park, PA 16802

Return Booth Shipping

  • Following each day of the career fair, FedEx and UPS pick-ups have been scheduled for return shipments. Please be sure to bring your shipping labels with you as you will be responsible for packing/labeling your wares and delivering them to the staging area.

Hotel Information

Day of Event Logistics

  • GPS location is Business Building, State College, Pennsylvania.
  • NEW PARKING PROCEDURES - To reserve parking in the East Parking Deck, you are REQUIRED to follow this link, choose your event, and follow directions below: 
    • There is one reservation for each day.
    • Click "Filters and Access Codes"
      • If you do not do this, it will show as "Sold Out! Parking at this location is unavailable."
    • Input the code, "SCIS2024"
    • Select "Reserve" for East Parking Deck and "Continue as a Guest".
    • Enter your email address, vehicle license plate number, city, state, and payment details.
    • Click, "Complete Purchase". You will receive an email with a QR code as confirmation, please have this ready upon your arrival. Upon arrival, your license plate will be read, and the gate will go up.
    • Contact Penn State Transportation Services office at parking@psu.edu or 814-865-1436.
  • Check-in at the Business Building Atrium begins at 9 am.
  • Freight will be delivered to your table.
  • Registration includes up to four representatives.
  • Lunch will be provided for recruiters.

All questions related to the career fair may be directed to Tracie Shannon.