Campus & Career

Platform for employment and careers, science and research - in Hall 21

Are you looking for opportunities to develop your career? Are you interested in basic and continuing training programmes? Would you like to find out about the latest developments in science and research? Then Campus & Career is the platform for you.Campus & Career.

  • Meet companies that are looking for new employees
  • Inform yourself about the services and offers of academies, media and recruiting agencies
  • Get insights into various training programmes

Stage show (Hall 21, A29)

Please note: The lectures and discussions will be mostly held in German.

3:00 – 4:00 pm
Career talk – AgroBrain “Quo Vadis Recruiting 2020: Human Being or Algorithm – who counts more?”

11:00 – 11:30 am
Junge DLG. Impulses
No risk, no farm – assume responsibility for your own farming operation
Stefan Cramm, Farmer from Einbeck (Lower Saxony); Chairman of Junge DLG

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Train your brain – make a good impression with a skilful memory for faces and names
Uli Ernst, Andreas Hermes Akademie Bonn

3:00 – 4:00 pm
Career talk – Agricultural newspaper “Present yourself skilful on Snapchat, Xing, etc. – Dos and Don'ts of digital self-marketing”

11:00 – 11:30 am
Junge DLG. Impulses
Well advised as counsellors? Tips on a good start and career planning
Friedrich Stute, Consultant of BB Göttingen GmbH; Member of Management Team of Junge DLG

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Smart Farming – Fluch oder Segen für unsere Jobs?
Elisabeth Hartmann, – Job and Career Portal of Deutscher Landwirtschaftsverlag (German Agricultural Publishers)

3:00 – 4:00 pm 
Career talk – DLG Academy
“Today's students, tomorrow's talent – what does successful career planning look like?”

Young Farmers Day

10:00 am
How to spark an interest – A job interview LIVE!
Organised by: Junge DLG

11:00 am
How to get started in a career in agriculture and agricultural technology – DLG trainees report
Organised by: DLG-Akademie and Junge DLG

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
  1. Money, Money, Money – what does agribusiness pay? 
  2. Negotiating like 007 instead of run-of-the-mill – Tips and tricks for a dream salary
Organised by: Junge DLG

2:00 pm
The responsibility of agricultural universities – is my course of studies enough for the job market?
Host: Dr. Ludger Schulze Pals
Organised by: top agrar and Dr. Schwerdtfeger, Recruitment Consulting

3:00 pm
Training as a career stepping stone – your ticket to a successful start in agribusiness
Organised by: Werkstatt live and Junge DLG

4:00 pm
A look (insight) into the crystal ball:
Understanding markets – recognising new markets!
An event of the Junge DLG in cooperation with the Deutsche Landjugend (German Federation of Rural Youth – BDL) and the Junge BLU (Youth of the German Federal Association of Contractors)

11:00 – 11:30 am
Junge DLG. Impulses
Nothing ventured, nothing gained – from the initial idea to founding a start-up
Carolin Baumeister, Managing Director of Agrarmarketing Detailreich; Member of Work Group on Public Relations of Junge DLG

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Wanted! The dream job after graduating with a degree – how to find and get it?
Martina Pülschen, AGRI-Associates in cooperation with the DLG-Akademie

3:00 – 4:00 pm
Career talk – top agrar-Karrero
“Well, then I'll be away for a while” – Use your opportunity with an internship abroad!

DLG Job and Career Counselling

We offer young DLG members informative counselling on professional career paths tailored to their personal needs. 
Please note that the counselling is in german.

Information and registration!


At the job wall located at the career mile you can learn about current job offers from the AGRITECHNICA exhibitors.

Click here for the vacancies

Red Sofa

Hall 21, B15

Top managers of the arable management industry will again take a seat on the Red Sofa this year. These high-profile representatives of international and mid-sized companies and of agricultural organizations will answer to questions asked by students. The talks will revolve around such topics as what employers expect of university graduates, opportunities for young people entering the job life and tips on a career in agribusiness. The interviews are hold in German.


Daily 8 shows (every hour)
Hall 2, Stand E 38

Here you can experience the varied work carried out in a workshop for agricultural machines “live” while learning a great deal about the profession of “agricultural and construction machine mechatronics engineer” and obtaining information on the broad range of development perspectives.

More information about Werkstatt live.

Friday, 17.11. (10:00 am to 15:30 pm)
Convention Center (CC), Saal 1B

Fascinating machines, inspiring contacts and lots of helpful information will be offered at “Agritech Future”, the agricultural technology information day of the VDMA. There is no translation available. Please see here for more information .

Information and registration 

Thursday, 16 Nov., 9:00 am to 12:00 pm 
Convention Center (CC), Hall 1

Lecture event organized by the Chamber of Agriculture of Lower Saxony for all interested persons from the agricultural sector. Please note: All lectures will be held in German

Programme and registration

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