Opps Fair asks industry professionals and role models to talk to and show your children about the exciting career opportunities in and around Portsmouth. Opps Fair is at Guildhall Portsmouth on Saturday 19th October 2013 from 10am until 3pm.

What is the Opps Fair

Now in its third year, the Opps Fair is aimed at raising the aspirations and expectations of young people by getting them excited about living and working in the City. We invite thousands of children to come along with their friends and family to join in some interactive sessions and workshops whilst learning about different pathways into careers and get practical advice.

Major Employers

Opps Fair showcases many innovative industry opportunities for children.

A fun day out

Have some fun with hands on demonstrations and interactive stands.

Information for Parents

Plenty of information is available for parents at the event to takeaway.

The Opps Fair in 3 minutes

See how much fun everyone had at last year's event.

Come along to this year's event - Guildhall Portsmouth, Saturday 19th October 2013

BAE Systems to bring 2 meter robot called 'Brains' to the Opps Fair

BAE Systems will have STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) activities suited for all age ranges including ship building and the Science behind buoyancy, pipe fitting, jumping rats and cups and saucers!

They will also have an amazing 7ft Robot called ‘Brains’ walking around the arena!