Aug 09

Smart Connections September 26, 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. When: Thursday, September 26th 2019 Time: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm (Program starts at 9:00 am) Where: Matrix Hotel,… Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, August 9th, 2019 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Oct 27

Constructing Futures

A Construction Project Management Skills Training Program We are pleased to share information on EMCN’s newest occupational skills training program called Constructing Futures: a 6-month program that provides essential workplace skills and access to the labour market for unemployed, or underemployed immigrants with recognized degrees from an international institution and work experience in the construction… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, October 27th, 2016 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects.


Oct 05

Smart Connections: Registration ends tomorrow!

Last chance to register for the Smart Connections for Internationally Educated Professionals! Click below to register today:   https://www.eventbrite.com/e/smart-connections-alternate-career-path-series-tickets-18354782649 Date:             Thursday, October 8th 2015 Time:             9:00am – 12:00 pm (Registration starts at 8am) Where:          Matrix Hotel, 10640 100 Avenue, Edmonton Alberta Agenda: Keynote: Making Career Choices, Adesiji Rabiu, Risk Management,… Read more »

This entry was posted on Monday, October 5th, 2015 and is filed under Latest News, Networking, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


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.


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.


Mar 06

2013 Edmonton Global Talent Conference – A Huge Success!!!

Last Thursday, February 28th, ERIEC’s 3rd Annual Conference, the 2013 Edmonton Global Talent Conference, at the Fantasyland Hotel Conference Centre was an AMAZING day! The capacity crowd of 120 immigrant professionals and 65 business leaders, professional association representatives and people from various levels of government spent the day together, learning from and networking with each… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 and is filed under Global Talent Conference, Other Interesting Topics.


Feb 27

With Sincere Gratitude and Appreciation

With only one day left before ERIEC’s 3rd annual premium event, the 2013 Edmonton Global Talent Conference for Finance, IT and Engineering professionals, the air is electric here at the office.  For the first time in ERIEC’s short history, the event is SOLD OUT with record breaking registration of 185 people.  Interest in this is… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 and is filed under Global Talent Conference, Other Interesting Topics.


Feb 20

We Can All Learn Something New Everyday!

Where will you be on Thursday, February 28th, 2013?  I know where I’m going to be!  I will be joining with over 100 immigrant professionals and 40+ local professionals from the finance, IT and engineering sectors in the Edmonton area to learn something (maybe more than one thing) new!  Why, you ask?  Well, the 14,000+… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 and is filed under Global Talent Conference.


Feb 13

Don’t Miss The Best Event of Its Kind in Edmonton in 2013!

Record-breaking attendance by local and internationally trained professionals from Finance, IT and Engineering, an outstanding program including sector-specific discussion panels and professional development seminars, and a great venue aren’t the only things that will make the 2013 Edmonton Global Talent Conference the best event of its kind in Edmonton this year!  The keynote speakers are… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 and is filed under Career Mentorship, Global Talent Conference, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects.


Jan 23

January is Mentoring Month!

January is national Mentoring Month in Canada. What better way to celebrate than to start our 9th cohort of mentors and mentees in ERIEC’s Career Mentorship Program! It’s our largest cohort ever with 27 mentees matched! We have previously written about the program here and here. The mentees are from all over the world: Bangladesh,… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013 and is filed under Career Mentorship.