Future Fox Cities | Fox Cities Chamber

Your Future LIVE Career Expo has a new name: Future Fox Cities!

Registration is open for schools interested in the 2020 event!

• Employer Registration - BOOTHS SOLD OUT!

• State/Local (gov't) Agencies & Higher Education Registration* - BOOTHS SOLD OUT!

• 8th Grade Registration -  SOLD OUT!

• High School Registration - CLOSED

• Volunteer Registration - CLICK HERE  

*There is limited availability for special pricing; available on a first-come, first-serve basis; offered to the following - five booths charitable non-profits (at no cost), five booths for military groups (at no cost), five booths for state/local government agencies (at a discounted rate of $150 per booth), and five booths for higher education (at a discounted rate of $150 per booth). Separate online registration forms will need to be completed in order to receive this special offer.

Cancellation and refund requests must be made 45 calendar days in advance of the event. Registration holds your booth(s). No refunds will be made after that timeframe.  

Future Fox Cities 2020

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 | 8th Grade Career Exploration Expo

Thursday, March 5, 2020 | High School Career Development Conference 

Connections Start here!

This two-day event hosts over 3,000 students from Outagamie, Calumet and Northern Winnebago counties, connecting them to regional employers in the following six career clusters:

  • Health Sciences
  • Communication and Information Systems
  • Industrial, Manufacturing and Engineering
  • Human Services and Resources
  • Business, Marketing and Management
  • Environmental and Agricultural Systems

Day One: 8th grade students will have a wide variety of employer booths in all six career clusters to choose from, and opportunities to plunge into engaging and interactive experiences and conversations with regional employers and career professionals. This day provides up close and personal career exploration! Students will receive information on career opportunities, expected starting salaries and job titles, skills and interests of employees, and any post high school training or education needed for that employer/job. Educator/Student toolkits will be provided ahead of the event.

Day Two: 9th – 12th grade students will experience employer booths in all six career clusters to make solid connections in their areas of interest. Employers will provide information about career-based learning opportunities available at their organization such as job shadowing, informational interviews, classroom visits, company tours, internships, summer employment, part-time employment, school to work pathways, youth apprenticeships and more! This day provides up close and personal career connections! Educator/Student toolkits will be provided ahead of the event.

“I just wanted to reach out and say thank you and keep up the good work with our students in the Fox Valley! There is nothing parents can do to reach our kids in the same way as people who are working in their industry of interest.” (Quote from a student's parent who attended the 2019 event)



Engage and attract the future workforce through career based learning experiences such as:

  • Job Shadows
  • Co-ops
  • Internships
  • Youth Apprenticeships
  • Classroom Guest Speakers
  • Company Tours
  • Summer Employment
  • Part-time Employment
  • and MORE!


PREMIER SPONSOR: Menasha Corporation

PREMIER SPONSOR: Pierce Manufacturing



Bellin College

Children's Wisconsin

Clarity Care

Gold Cross Ambulance Service

Hospital Sisters Health System

Innovative Services, Inc.

Prevea Health

Primrose Retirement Communities of Appleton, WI


YMCA of the Fox Cities

Jewelers Mutual Group

Pieper Power 


Werner Electric

International Brotherhood
of Electrical Workers

Lang Landscape 

Service Motor Company

Wisconsin DNR Law Enforcement




CMD Corporation

Express Employment Professionals

Fox Valley
Technical College 

City of Menasha

Tundraland (Zone Sponsor)

VF Outdoor, LLC

UW Oshkosh

ABR Employment Services

Appleton Police Department

Goodwill NCW

Lakeland University

Valley Packaging Industries
(Zone Sponsor)


Amcor (Zone Sponsor)

A to Z Machine

The Boldt Company

Contract Converting

Custom Marine, Inc.


Eagle Performance Plastics

Fabio Perini North America, Inc.

Fox Cities Builders

Great Northern

Gulfstream (Zone Sponsor)

Home Builders Association
of the Fox Cities

The International Group

MCC, Inc.

McMAHON (Zone Sponsor)

Menasha Corporation
(Premier Sponsor)

Menasha Utilities

Milis Flatwork

Miller Electric, Mfg. LLC

Neenah Foundry

Northeast Asphalt,
a Walbec Group

Oshkosh Corporation

Pearl Engineering Corporation

Pierce Manufacturing
Premier Sponsor)


Reynolds Consumer
Products-Presto Products

Suburban Electric

Sure Controls, Inc.

Utility Sales and Service

Sponsorships are available for this event. Please contact Suzanne Wittman for more information at suzanne@foxcitiesregion.com.

For event questions, please contact Amy Andersen, Director of Talent & K-16 Relations, at amy@foxcitiesregion.com.