Smart Connections May 30, 2019 – Registration Open!
Smart Connections aims to help Internationally Educated Professionals in creating sustainable career paths, whether within or outside their field of expertise. It is about information sharing and time-efficient networking between local professionals and Internationally Educated Professionals.
This is a fantastic learning and networking opportunity at no cost and is open to internationally educated professionals with any background (Permanent Residents and Canadian Citizens).
Date: Thursday, May 30th 2019
Time: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm (Program starts at 9:00 am)
Where: Matrix Hotel, 10640 100 Avenue, Edmonton Alberta
Part 1: Nailing the Networking Event
Presenter Jeannie Vaage, VIP Protocol
Jeannie Vaage is a certified corporate and international protocol consultant. She is a
graduate of the Protocol School of Washington DC, the only nationally accredited
business etiquette, image and international protocol school in North America. Her
training is recognized by Fortune 500 corporations, governments, academia, and
private consultants around the world.
Part 2: The Hiring Process – Panel Discussion
The panelists will talk about the steps that event attendees should consider that will help their applications get noticed.
Jennifer Weenk – Government of Alberta
Aly Moorji – City of Edmonton
Sumira Duggal – Canadian Western Bank
Tonya Holowitski – Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA Alberta)
Violet Poon – Edmonton HR Cluster – Moderator
This 3 hour event provides vital skills about how to repackage yourself to leverage your career!
To register click here
Frequently Asked Questions:
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? Parking is challenging downtown so we encourage you to use the Edmonton Public Transportation. Matrix Hotel is located only one block south of Corona Station.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No, you do not need to bring your ticket.
Dress Code is business casual.
Light refreshments will be served.
We look forward to seeing you there!
If you have any questions, please contact Elena at [email protected] or 780-707-8493.