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

Metro Vancouver 

March 29, 2017: Diversity and inclusion in governance: Is there a disconnect between perception and reality?  What’s really happening in Metro Vancouver?
The SFU Institute for Diaspora Research and Engagement, and The Laurier Institution’s DiverseCity onBoard initiative, invites you to participate in a conversation and learning forum that examines recent research into the diversity of governance boards in Metro Vancouver and several Canadian cities.
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April 11, 2017: MOSAIC 6th Annual Vancouver Jobs and Career Fair
Meet with over 50 employers and recruiters in business, IT, hospitality, trades, healthcare, and retail!
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April 28, 2017: DIVERSEcity Employer Appreciation Awards
DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society is hosting our annual 2017 Employer DIVERSEcity Appreciation Networking & Awards. This event acknowledges local small and medium enterprises that have provided work experience placements to new Canadians who are eager to enter the Canadian job market. In addition, we invite employers to network and learn about diversity and inclusion initiatives that guide employers to build welcoming and inclusive workplaces for new immigrant workers.
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October 4 , 2017: DIVERSEcity 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 18 , 2017: Internationally Trained Professionals Networking Fair
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BC and National Events 

May 9 & 10, 2017: Canadian Immigration Summit 2017: Innovating at 150 and Beyond 
The Conference Board of Canada invites you to the Canadian Immigration Summit 2017: Innovating at 150 and Beyond on Tuesday May 9 – Wednesday May 10 2017 at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa to discuss innovations that will help build Canada’s future immigration system.
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May 15, 2017: Forgotten Corridors: Global Displacement & the Politics of Engagement 

The Centre for Asia-Pacific Initiatives at the University of Victoria (www.uvic.ca/capi)  will host the tenth annual CARFMS conference from May 15th to 18th, 2017 in beautiful Victoria, BC. CARFMS17 will invite researchers, policy makers and activists from diverse disciplines and regions to discuss the parameters of global displacement, especially the experiences of those taking routes less traveled. We especially encourage filmmakers or producers to submit video documentaries.
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