14th Annual IEP (Internationally Educated Professionals) Conference

February 27th, 2017 by blogadmin Leave a reply »

The 14th Annual IEP (Internationally Educated Professionals) Conference is being held on March 3rd 2017 at the Metro Toronto Convention Center

Insight into IEP Conference

This is a unique event to connect and network between the prospective internationally educated professionals and the Canadian employers.

Every year Canada welcomes International professions to come and work and be part of this great successful nation. The IEP conference plays an influential part connecting the IEP’s with the employers who are looking for new resources to come and work for them.

 What? An Overview

The IEP Conference is a unique Canadian initiative for Internationally Educated Professionals (IEPs) taking interactive learning, economic development, and stakeholder awareness to unprecedented levels. Every participant can engage in a myriad of career and personal development experiences guided and encouraged every step of the way by subject matter experts from licensing bodies, educational institutions, professional associations, skilled facilitators and successful IEPs. Hundreds of previous attendees herald this free event for IEPs as a “not to be missed” initiative, offering an innovative, highly focused and productive platform for converting career dreams into practical action plans for rewarding employment.

Why? Canada’s Employment ‘Puzzle’

The IEP Conference is a unique forum offering unparalleled connection opportunities and much more! Many newcomers in search of meaningful careers find it difficult to access the Canadian job market. Possessing the necessary skills is just the first piece of the puzzle. Connecting with employers who are hiring, gaining Canadian work experience and adapting to Canadian business cultures are also essential ingredients towards securing a better job. The ultimate goal is to connect the skills, enthusiasm and potential of this unique labour pool with relevant stakeholders.

Who? Crossing the Bridge – From Connections to Action

In our 14th year, we anticipate attracting over 1,000 participants as well as industry representatives, government officials, regulatory/accreditation bodies, educational institutions and key associations.

Conference Highlights

 

  • Spotlight on five major sectors including Finance & Accounting; Information Technology; Healthcare and Related Professions; Engineering; Sales, Marketing & Communications.
  • Sector sessions featuring interactive, solutions oriented discussions and panels on accessing the Toronto job market

    Concurrent skill building sessions in sector hubs on job search strategies and practical tips, linking IEPs with employer needs

    Marketplace – the conference’s one stop venue for the latest on accreditation, certification, education, training, employment and employer information

    Directory of Resources – a unique, information-packed compendium, essential for every IEP – updated annually

 

PS: All the above are personal perspective on the basis of information provided by IEP.

Source: http://www.iep.ca/index.htm

 

 

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