Upcoming Events

The following events are associated with immigrant integration on a local, regional and national level.
If you have an event you would like us to feature, please email us at info.tclip@success.bc.ca

Tri-Cities

August 28, 2017: Career Paths for Skilled Immigrants – Information Session
6:00 – 7:00 pm
Coquitlam Public Library, 1169 Pinetree Way Are you a skilled immigrant looking for work in your professional field? Come hear about the new Career Paths for Skilled Immigrants program. We can help you with your pathway to licensure in BC and provide strategies that help you connect to local employers.
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August 30, 2017: All Our Neighbours – Community Roundtables
6:00 – 8:30 pm
Coquitlam Public Library, 1169 Pinetree Way
Coquitlam is the first in a series of Community Roundtables held by S.U.C.C.E.S.S. to discuss recent anti-immigrant sentiments and racial discrimination in B.C, Canada. The Roundtables aim to engage the public in a conversation about immigration and racial discrimination as Canada approaches its 150 birthday.
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Metro Vancouver  

October 25 , 2017: Immigrant Entrepreneur and Small Business Fair
DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society is hosting the annual 2017 Immigrant Entrepreneur and Small Business Fair. Last year’s event brought together knowledgeable business professionals, entrepreneurs and small business owners as they shared their challenges, triumphs and words of inspiration to start and grow a business in Canada.
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November 9 , 2017: 4th Annual Vancouver Career, Education and Settlement Fair
Canadian Immigrant magazine is proudly presenting its fourth annual Vancouver Career, Education and Settlement Immigrant Fair on Thursday, November 9, 2017, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Vancouver Convention Centre West (1055 Canada Place, Vancouver) near the Waterfront Skytrain Station. Free admission!
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November 18 , 2017: Internationally Trained Professionals Networking Fair
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BC and National Events 

September 13, 2017: Five Foreign Qualification Recognition Research Projects That Need a Home
Join Keith Johnson, one of Canada’s leading FQR experts, as he outlines what these FQR problems are, their effects, the role of specific research in addressing the problems—and the potential positive outcomes of doing so.
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September 19, 2017: The Global Talent Stream: What Is It, And How Can You Benefit?
This webinar is designed for employers, policymakers, business associations, HR professionals, and immigration lawyers and consultants.
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October 17, 2017: 450,000 Immigrants Per Year: Assessing the Economic Impact of Higher Immigration Levels in Canada
This 60-minute webinar will walk you through the report findings to provide a better understanding of the role immigration plays in Canada’s economic future.
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November 7, 2017: Leveraging Global Talent for Greater Prosperity: Innovative Solutions for Employers and Newcomers
Join Patrick MacKenzie, CEO of IEC-BC, as he shares best practices and solutions that are putting immigrant and refugee talent to work in the Canadian labour market.
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December 5, 2017: Express Entry Update and What to Expect in 2018
Join IRCC as they provide an update on recent Express Entry developments. They will also share insights on what you can expect in 2018. Following their presentation, you will have the opportunity to ask any Express Entry questions that you may have.
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