2023 Worlds of Work
for North Alabama

November 7-8, 2023
(Setup  Date: November 6)

Von Braun Center – South Hall

North Alabama’s premier hands-on career expo featuring top employers is coming to the Von Braun Center – South Hall!

Students in the 8th grade begin to explore their career options and students in the 9th, and 10th grades begin to plan their pathway. WOW provides an opportunity for students to connect the dots and see the steps they need to take to get the career they want.

Sponsorship Information

By participating in WOW, your company will have a chance to interact with approximately 8,000+ students, educators, parents, community leaders, and others. These students are your future workforce in just a few short years. It’s never too early to begin recruiting. In return for your participation, you are provided publicity and direct interaction with students — up-and-coming young talent preparing to choose a career path. These students are the potential pipeline for the workforce, with some entering the job market, training, or higher education in a short 4-5 years.

If your company or organization would like to participate in WOW, please click here → 

If you would like more information about sponsorship opportunities, please click here → 

For more information on sponsorships, please email Stephanie McCulloch at smcculloch@northalabamaworks.com.

Media Information

If you represent a media outlet and would like more information, please contact Candace Williams at cwilliams@northalabamaworks.com.

For a copy of the Media Notice, please check here → 



Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources

Architecture & Construction


Business & Finance

Communications, Media, & Marketing

Cybersecurity & Information Technology

Education & Training

Energy & Utilities


Hospitality & Tourism

Law, Public Safety, Corrections, & Security

Modern Manufacturing

Transportation, Distribution, & Logistics



9:00 am – 5:00 pm — Vendor Move in


7:30 am – 8:30 am — Vendor and Volunteer Registration

9:00 am – 11:30 am — Student Tours*

12:00 pm – 2:30 am — Student Tours*


7:30 am – 8:30 am — Vendor and Volunteer Registration

7:30 am – 9:00 am — VIP Breakfast**

9:00 am – 11:30 am — Student Tours*

12:00 pm – 2:30 am — Student Tours*

3:00 – 6:00 pm — Vendor Move out 

*Registration Required

**Invitation Event