Global Talent Conference

FEBRUARY 27, 2019

The Global Talent Conference is known as one of Edmonton’s premium events for Internationally Educated Professionals (IEPs) who are looking to connect with and be inspired by leaders from the Edmonton business community.

The Edmonton Global Talent Conference is a cost free, one-day event.

This event is open to Internationally Educated Professionals who are Permanent Residents or Canadian Citizens, unemployed or underemployed, as well as to Edmonton businesses and community partners.

For the 9th year,  the Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC), in conjunction with the Governments of Canada and Alberta, will be hosting its 2019 Global Talent Conference on February 27th 2019 at the Fantasyland Hotel & Conference Centre at West Edmonton Mall.


Conference Agenda

Time Title
8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast,

Marketplace & Networking

9:00 AM Welcome and Introductions
9:15 AM


9:45 AM


Keynote: Step Outside your Comfort Zone to Success


How to Set Yourself Apart

10:15 AM Coffee Break, Marketplace & Networking
10:45 AM  

How to Set Yourself Apart

12:00 PM Marketplace and Lunch

1:00 PM


Immigrant Success Stories

1:15 PM


2:30 PM


Meeting new people: why, who, and how…


Q & A, Marketplace & Networking

3:00 PM Closing Remarks, Conference Ends


Registration is currently closed. For more information and questions, please contact Elena Chernaeva, Networking Program Director, at [email protected] or 780-707-8493.

For the previous conferences, please click the links below: