The 2017 Symposium invites countries to examine the crossroads at which the relevance and impact of career development interact with the significant changes occurring in their labour markets and to explore constructive and impactful career development responses. Countries are expected to develop a Country Paper in which the following four themes will be addressed: Theme 1- Understanding how work opportunities are changing. Theme 2- Ensuring that content and delivery of career development programs and services are relevant. Theme 3- Improving career practitioner training and practice. Theme 4- Reforming career services in education and labour to focus on career competencies and successful transitions.