Targul de Cariere, Chisinau Digital

29 May 2020 - 30 May 2020
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Due to the corona crisis, the career fair Targul de Cariere started an online event series, which on May 29nd and 30th will target tech-savvy professionals around Chisinau.

In response to the coronavirus crisis, the career fair Targul de Cariere founded in 2006 transformed its events in Cluj, Lasi, Mures, Oradea and Chisinau into digital events.

The edition on May 29nd and 30th is particularly aimed at specialists around Chisinau.

The trade fair, which is prepared to take on the new recruiting challenges, is following the current trend towards digitalisation and provides a comprehensive offering of exciting companies and job opportunities to interested specialists in and arround the City of Chisinau. This will take place completely digitally as an online event.  

ABA - Work in Austria presents Austria as a location to work and invites participants to visit the Austrian-wide job platform for international specialists at workinaustria.com which was launched shortly before the event.

Moreover, participants can take advantage of the opportunity to take part in a prize competition and win two technical innovations Made in Austria.

Founded in 2006 in Cluj, the career fair is the largest network of career-related events in Romania and the Republic of Moldova.


Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2008 in Romania (awarded by Junior Achievement)

Entrepreneurship Award 2009 (bestowed by AIESEC Romania)

ABA – Work in Austria at the virtual career fair “Targul de Cariere” in Romania and Moldova

Targul de Cariere is a series of career fairs targeting IT specialists and students at technical universities in various regions of Romania and Moldova.  
ABA – Work in Austria presented Austria on five dates in May 2020.


Targul de Cariere took place from 14 to 27 May 2020 in the form of a series of virtual information and career fairs for IT specialists and students from technical universities in Romania and Moldova.  


  • 14-15/5/2020 CLUJ DIGITAL
  • 21-22/5/2020 IASI DIGITAL
  • 26/5/2020 MURES DIGITAL
  • 27/5/2020 ORADEA DIGITAL
  • 29.-30/5/2020 CHISINAU DIGITAL


Up to 3,000 visitors were online, depending on the particular location. On average, 372 people visited the trade fair stand of ABA – Work in Austria.

Structure of the career fair

Aleksandra Izdebksa and Ines Vodanovic, the stand supervisors working on behalf of ABA – Work in Austria, conducted ongoing chats via computer or the App tawk.to. Every participant had the opportunity to ask his or her own questions privately during the chats.

An online prize competition was also held within the context of the virtual career fairs. The winners received either a SunnyBAG rucksack or a smart phone fixture for bicycles.  


The following questions were frequently posed during the trade fair:  


  • Where can I find vacant positions in the IT sector?
  • How high are salary levels in Austria?
  • How can one work and live in Austria? What do I have to do when I move to Austria? What documents do I need?
  • How can one find companies where one can apply for a job?
  • How does one select job where only English is required?
  • What prerequisites does one have to fulfil in order to work in Austria?
  • What costs are incurred when living in Austria, especially housing costs?


The trade fair visitors to the virtual exhibition stand could already download materials about Austria in advance.