CAPAL and OCA to Co-Host APA Career Fair

The Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL) and OCA will co-host the 2013 Career Fair on Friday, July 19th 2013, from 11:00AM – 2:00PM at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C.


CAPAL and OCA are proud to announce this collaboration to provide Asian Pacific Americans with professional development opportunities and exposure to careers with around forty diverse employers. The Career Fair will be an unique opportunity for students and young professionals to interact with top employers in the Washington, DC area. Attendance is free and open to the public. A broad range of federal/local government agencies, non-profits, and private sector employers have attended past CAPAL career fairs. Some past employers include: The Department of Education, the Department of Agriculture, the Secret Service, and the Department of State.

The Career Fair will take place during the OCA 2013 National Convention, July 18th-21st 2013, in conjunction with the OCA 2013 National Convention’s Professional Development Track.

The Professional Development Track will feature a number of workshops, speakers and panels geared toward young professionals seeking to learn more about how to communicate effectively, prepare and plan for a successful career. High impact professional development workshops will help the next generation of APA leaders from across the country to address leadership skills, which are necessary in the community and workplace. Workshops will explore understanding the value of diversity and the importance of relationship building in personal and professional growth in today’s global economy. To register for the Professional Development Track, please visit the OCA website here. 

CAPAL is an organization dedicated to building leadership and public policy knowledge within the Asian Pacific American (APA) community. Its mission is to promote APA interests and success in public service careers, to provide information and education on policy issues affecting the APA community, and to serve the APA community large.

OCA is a national organization dedicated to the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans. OCA aims to embrace the hopes and aspirations of Asian Pacific Americans in the United States through advocacy and education on APA issues.

For more information and to register for the Career Fair, please visit the Career Fair page here.