HIO Business & Employer Learning Forum

November 28, 2017 at 1:00pm until 3:30pm
Export Development Canada (EDC)
150 Slater Street Ottawa, ON K1A 1K3
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The Demand for Talent is a leading priority for Ottawa businesses. 

About 50% of Ottawa employers plan to hire in the next year.  Are you one of them?

Join us to learn about startling findings from the 2017 Ottawa Business Growth Survey on the city’s growing need for talent, and how skilled immigrants fit into the puzzle.

The Ottawa Chamber of Commerce and Hire Immigrants Ottawa invite you to join experts and business leaders as they share unreleased data and analysis on employers’ perspectives and experiences accessing skilled international talent.

Representatives from Abacus Data, Welch LLP, BDC and The Ottawa Chamber of Commerce will unpack the 2017 Ottawa Business Growth Survey findings and share insights on how companies can address the growing need for a skilled workforce, while positioning Ottawa as a destination of choice for talent.

Participants can expect:

  • To gain a broader understanding of the Ottawa Business Growth Survey results and what this means for your business.
  • Learn about how the Ottawa labour force is changing and how this could affect your next hire.
  • Gain tips and tools on where to find talent and resources to effectively leverage a diverse workforce.

Don’t miss out on an opportunity to network with peers and skilled immigrants.

ADMISSIONFREE – Advance Registration is Mandatory by November 21, 2017.    In collaboration with Ottawa Chamber of Commerce