What world will you help create?
Work isn't only about pay and working hours. Our careers can contribute to the world in meaningful ways! At World X 2023, explore a diversity of meaningful careers, build connections with professionals from diverse backgrounds, and pick up career preparation skills as you gear up for your first job!
About World X 2023
World X 2023 is an in-person mega career exploration event for youths to explore a diversity of meaningful careers, make connections with real-world professionals and prepare for your first job!
Happening on 22 July 2023 from 10am to 4pm
at the Lifelong Learning Institute (beside Paya Lebar MRT)!
With new challenges
comes new possibilities!
With new career options and opportunities emerging along side the new challenges we face today, World X 2023 has been specially designed for tertiary students (e.g. polytechnic and university students) to explore, connect with and prepare yourselves for these new and diverse career options!
World X is free-of-charge for participants, proudly organised by The Astronauts Collective (TAC) and the SkillsFuture Singapore-Lifelong Learning Institute (SSG-LLI), in support of the national SkillsFuture Festival 2023.
In support of
What to expect at World X?
Explore different Worlds of work!
Happening at the EXPLORATION Zone
(10am to 4pm)
A meaningful career isn’t just about the pay, as important as that might seem.
Our work can also contribute towards tackling different causes faced in the world, in small and big ways.
In World X 2023, we’ll be focusing on these three Worlds and here are some featured professions!
INCLUSIVE & HEALTHY
Against the backdrop of COVID-19, the needs of the vulnerable segments have become even more pronounced. Health concerns, both physical and mental, are taking on a greater focus in our daily lives, increasing the demand for various skills in the care economy.
Explore the jobs and skills that you can undertake to help create an Inclusive & Healthy World.
Connect with real-world professionals!
Happening at the CONNECTION Zone
(10am to 4pm)
Connect with more than 200 professionals (woah) from different career pathways who can provide important resources for you to pursue meaningful careers - industry knowledge, job opportunities and networks!
Here are some of the professionals that you may get a chance to interact with!
Prepare for your first job!
Happening at the PREPARATION Zone
Preparing yourself for your first job can be really challenging. Figuring out how to look, where to look, what to look for can feel quite overwhelming. We’ve specially curated a mini-series of workshops to help you prepare and ease your anxieties!
(*Workshops have a limited capacity on a first-come-first-served basis, so sign up early to reserve a ticket for your preferred timings!)
Here are some workshops that you can sign up for: