TalentMesse Ruhr Gelsenkirchen

| Trade Fair for Vocational Training and Dual Studies | regional Fair

The TalentMesse Ruhr is a pivotal event in the Ruhr region, with its name signifying its core mission: to identify, nurture, and connect talents. Hosted at the striking Veltins-Arena in Gelsenkirchen, this annual event traditionally takes place in either August or September, marking a key highlight in the region's yearly event calendar. The TalentMesse Ruhr is spearheaded by the TalentMetropole Ruhr GmbH, an institution passionately committed to nurturing and developing talents in the Ruhr area. The main thrust of the event is guiding students toward informed career choices.

Starting from the 9th grade, students from all educational backgrounds get the opportunity to interact deeply with companies, universities, and other establishments. Exhibitors from the Ruhr region present information on the latest apprenticeships, academic programs, and supportive services. Through hands-on examples, they offer insights into the day-to-day realities of various professions. This event serves as a bridge, fostering a strong bond between the budding talents and established companies of the Ruhr region, an area celebrated for its rich industrial legacy and remarkable transformation over recent decades. One standout feature of the TalentMesse Ruhr is the bespoke preparatory materials available to students. These resources empower them to plan their fair visit meticulously, allowing them to curate a personalized itinerary. The exhibitors represent a diverse range of industries from the Ruhr region. Primarily, the visitors are students keen on actively exploring their professional trajectories. The Veltins-Arena in Gelsenkirchen, aside from being a renowned soccer stadium, doubles as a state-of-the-art event space equipped with top-tier infrastructure. Its strategic location in the heart of the Ruhr region ensures easy accessibility, whether by public transport or car. In essence, the TalentMesse Ruhr at the Veltins-Arena stands as a seminal gathering for both up-and-coming talents and the corporate community of the Ruhr region, playing a crucial role in sculpting the region's future.

On the whole the organisers welcomed on 07. September 2022 about 80 exhibitors and 5000 visitors on the TalentMesse Ruhr in Gelsenkirchen.

The TalentMesse Ruhr in Gelsenkirchen took place on Wednesday, 30. August 2023.

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Local time:
21:03 h (UTC +02:00)

Fair location:

Ernst-Kuzorra-Weg 1, 45879 Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Stiftung TalentMetropole Ruhr gGmbH
Bochumer Str. 86
45886 Gelsenkirchen, Germany
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Past editions:
  • 30. August 2023
  • 07. September 2022
    • 80 exhibitors
    • 5000 visitors
  • 08. September 2021
  • 11. September 2019
  • 11. September 2018
  • 07. September 2017
  • 01. September 2016
  • 03. September 2015
  • 02. September 2014

Fair location:

Ernst-Kuzorra-Weg 1, 45879 Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Product groups: dual degree program, education, training, Training companies, training courses, universities, …

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Where does the TalentMesse Ruhr taking place?
The TalentMesse Ruhr fair takes place in Gelsenkirchen, at the Veltins-Arena.

When is the TalentMesse Ruhr taking place?
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How often does the TalentMesse Ruhr take place?
The TalentMesse Ruhr takes place annually.

What kind of fair is the TalentMesse Ruhr?
The TalentMesse Ruhr is an exhibition for Training, Studies and Job.