Jun 08

Introducing HR Panel: Smart Connections June 23!  

Today we would like to introduce the HR Panelists who will participate in our upcoming Smart Connections event on June 23, 2016. HR Panel Discussion: LOOKING FOR A JOB? Prescreening Process, The Job Interview, On-boarding and Networking. Here are panelists’ brief bios: Violet Poon is a Recruitment Consultant working for the Edmonton HR Cluster Group which comprises of 5… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Latest News, Mentees, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


May 10

Smart Connections in June!

On June 23rd 2016 the Edmonton Region Immigrant Council (ERIEC) will be hosting a Smart Connections event. This is a fantastic learning and networking event at no charge ! It is open to internationally educated professionals (Permanent Residents and Canadian Citizens) and to all professions! Date:             Thursday, June 23rd  2016 Time:             9:00am – 12:00 pm (Registration… Read more »

This entry was posted on Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Latest News, Mentees, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


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.


Oct 14

ERIEC Connects Professionals

On October 8, 2015, at the Matrix Hotel in Edmonton, Smart Connections took place in a hall full and overflowing its capacity.  Organized by Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) in collaboration with Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta. The professionals full of enthusiasm, energy and passion listened to a series of speakers in a session that… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 and is filed under Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections.


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.


Aug 28

Smart Connections – Alternate Career Path Series

Leveraging your Assets and Skills Smart Connections for Internationally Educated Professionals Organized by ERIEC in collaboration with CPA (Chartered Professional Accountants) of Alberta  This is a fantastic learning and networking event hosted by ERIEC at no charge and is open to all professions! Smart Connections aims to help Internationally Educated Professionals in creating sustainable career paths, whether within or… Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, August 28th, 2015 and is filed under Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Jul 03

Smart Connections – Leveraging your Assets and Skills!

On Thursday, June 25th 2015, ERIEC hosted the fourth Smart Connections event with a focus on Alternate Career Paths.  Over 170 internationally educated professional convened at the Delta Edmonton Centre Suite Hotel. They had the opportunity to meet with 7 major employers, educators and guest speakers from the Edmonton business community. Our schedule for the… Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, July 3rd, 2015 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects.


Jun 18

Smart Connections Agenda

Smart Connections – Thursday, June 25th, 2015. Registration starts at 1:30 pm and the program – at 2:00 pm sharp. Location: 3rd Floor, Delta Edmonton Centre Suite Hotel, 10222 102 street, Edmonton: Transportation: all buses going to Churchill Square (incl. # 8 and LRT) https://www.deltahotels.com/Hotels/Delta-Edmonton-Centre-Suite-Hotel/Maps-Transportation Also see Edmonton City Centre: http://www.edmontoncitycentre.com/delta-edmonton-centre-suite-hotel.stores.2.html?area=store_details&id_store=15475 Dress code: business casual Bring business cards… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, June 18th, 2015 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Employment, Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.