Dec 22

Happy Holidays from ERIEC!

  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 ERIEC: The Year in Photos See you all at the Global Talent Conference 2018! 

This entry was posted on Friday, December 22nd, 2017 and is filed under Career Mentorship, Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Speed Career Networking, The Wave.


Feb 14

CPA Alberta Lunch with the Pro’s

  Looking for ways to advance your career in business and accounting? Join CPA Alberta for Lunch with the Pros to learn more about how the CPA designation can open doors to diverse opportunities and a lifelong, rewarding career with unlimited potential. At Lunch with the Pros, you’ll hear first-hand from a prominent CPA in… Read more »

This entry was posted on Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 and is filed under Employment, Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Regulatory Bodies, Special Projects, Speed Career Networking.


Oct 06

2016 ERIEC Awards & Recognition Event – A Great Success!

Last Tuesday, October 4th, members of the Edmonton business community and internationally educated professionals gathered together at Sutton Place Hotel to celebrate ERIEC’s seven years of mentorship and networking successes as well as the collaborations of our Edmonton employer partners. This was ERIEC’s Second Awards & Recognition event which drew a crowd of over 100 well-dressed… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, October 6th, 2016 and is filed under Awards, Career Mentorship, Latest News, Networking, Special Projects, Speed Career Networking.


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.


Feb 04

Alberta Accountants Connector Program Events

 Two exciting events coming up in February and March provided by Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) in Edmonton:   Speed Interviewing Event: Edmonton, February 18 The Connector Program’s Speed Interviewing Event provides you with the opportunity to refine your interviewing and conversation skills, and gain constructive feedback through a series of short 10 minute interviews. Participating… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 and is filed under Latest News, Networking, Speed Career Networking.


Jul 15

How to connect with global talent in Edmonton?

by Mahary Gregory My name is Mahary Gregory, I am a civil engineer at Jacobs Canada Inc.  The first time I heard about ERIEC was through Evgueni Tormantovski, a colleague who introduced and invited me to an ERIEC working meeting. What was my first impression? I was quite impressed with the preparation that had been… Read more »

This entry was posted on Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 and is filed under Mentors, Networking, Speed Career Networking.


Jan 08

ERIEC – A ‘Snapshot’ Progress Report for 2013/2014

The Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) believes bringing employers and skilled immigrants together is critical to challenging employment issues and barriers and will help to build bridges within the Edmonton region. One of ERIECs key approaches is to align and work with a broad cross section of community stakeholders. The following is a ‘snapshot’… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, January 8th, 2014 and is filed under Career Mentorship, Speed Career Networking.


Dec 11

Wendy Rabel: at Stantec people first!

By ERIEC staff Mentors are essential to ERIEC programs, as they really make a significant impact on skilled immigrants’ career path.  In a series of blogs we will recognize our top mentors who participated in both Career Mentorship Program and Speed Career Networking events.  Today we would like to introduce Wendy Rabel, one of our… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 and is filed under Career Mentorship, Mentors, Speed Career Networking.


Oct 02

Speed Career Networking Event – Networking for Success!

It’s a dream for any event planner if a participant answering the question on the evaluation form, “What worked well?” responds with “Everything” ! We were very pleased to read this again on some of the evaluation forms from our last Speed Career Networking (SCN) event for Engineering Professionals which took place on Thursday, September… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 and is filed under Speed Career Networking.


Aug 21

Edmonton Engineers! ERIEC needs your expertise as a Mentor!

Are you an established engineer working and based here in Edmonton? ERIEC needs you as a Mentor for an afternoon! Speed Career Networking is an event which focuses on information sharing and time-efficient networking between local professionals and internationally-trained professionals who have recently settled in Edmonton and are “job ready”. This is not a recruitment… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 and is filed under Speed Career Networking.