Jul 20

Smart Connections in September: Register Today!

The online registration for the upcoming Smart Connections event hosted by ERIEC in collaboration with NAIT is now open!   Date:         Thursday, September 28th, 2017 Time:        5:00 pm – 7:00 pm (Registration starts at 4:30 pm) Where:     NAIT Main Campus, North Lobby, Room Number O1X3      … Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, July 20th, 2017 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Mar 08

Global Talent Conference 2017: Communicating with Confidence

This year’s Edmonton Global Talent Conference drew a record number of participants (245) to the Fantasyland Hotel & Conference Centre which was held last Wednesday, March 1st, 2017. The ERIEC conference team brought in Samuel Oboh  , a locally based, Nigerian-born architect and community leader,  to provide this year’s keynote address: Nuances and Nudges: Why… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 and is filed under Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, Special Projects.


Feb 16

2017 Edmonton Global Talent Conference: We are almost sold out!

Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) presents: 2017 Edmonton Global Talent Conference Communicating with Confidence: Making your story powerful! Wednesday, March 1, 2017 Fantasyland Hotel & Conference Centre, West Edmonton Mall  9:00 am – 3:00 pm (Registration and breakfast start at 8:00 am) Registration: This event is open to Internationally Educated Professionals who are Permanent Residents… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, February 16th, 2017 and is filed under Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Jan 11

Edmonton Global Talent Conference 2017: Registration Now Open!

Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) presents: 2017 Edmonton Global Talent Conference Communicating with Confidence: Making your story powerful! Wednesday, March 1, 2017 Fantasyland Hotel & Conference Centre, West Edmonton Mall  9:00 am – 3:00 pm (Registration and breakfast start at 8:00am) Registration: This event is open to Internationally Educated Professionals who are Permanent Residents or… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017 and is filed under Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Dec 21

ERIEC: 2016 in Photos

As the holiday season begins, we take time to reflect on the past year and recall all the wonderful individuals and organizations who have played an important part in our activities and successes. For many of our clients, the holiday season can be difficult and a very emotional time, many missing their family or friends from… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 and is filed under Awards, Career Mentorship, Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects.


Mar 07

Navigating Change: Global Talent Conference 2016

This year’s Edmonton Global Talent Conference drew over two hundred participants to Fantasyland Hotel & Conference Centre last Tuesday March 1, 2016.   The event organizer Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) brought in ATB’s Chief Economist, Todd Hirsch as keynote speaker. Todd spoke on “The Boiling Dilemma”, which argues that Canada is at risk… Read more »

This entry was posted on Monday, March 7th, 2016 and is filed under Global Talent Conference, Latest News.


Jan 11

Edmonton Global Talent Conference 2016

Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) presents: Edmonton Global Talent Conference 2016 Navigating Change Tuesday, March 1, 2016 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (Registration and breakfast start at 8:00am) For the Conference Program click here Registration: This event is open to Internationally Educated Professionals who are Permanent Residents (unemployed or under employed), as well as to Edmonton… Read more »

This entry was posted on Monday, January 11th, 2016 and is filed under Global Talent Conference, Latest News.


Dec 21

ERIEC: The Year in Photos

Thank you all for your valuable support to ERIEC mentorship and networking programs. Looking forward to another year of exciting collaboration! We send you and your families our warmest greetings for bright and happy holidays! ERIEC Team

This entry was posted on Monday, December 21st, 2015 and is filed under Career Mentorship, Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Networking, Special Projects, Speed Career Networking.


Mar 11

Reflections on the 2015 Global Talent Conference

Congratulations to all of the ERIEC board and staff for their support on another successful conference last Tuesday March 3, 2015!   This year’s goal was to bring business leaders and skilled immigrants together to provide support and career advice regarding their professions. The lack of networks and networking skills are some of the major… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Career Mentorship, Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Networking.


Feb 19

AccentFree at the Conference

Introducing AccentFree Inc. The AccentFree team is excited to be a part of the ERIEC 2015 Global Talent Conference  and to showcase their technology.  Immigrants and employers will have the opportunity to try out the software free of cost at their convenience. Recent academic research (Ana Ferrer of Waterloo and Alicia Adsera of Princeton) has shown… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, February 19th, 2015 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Research.