IEC-BC convenes forums and roundtables that foster cross-sectoral and regional dialogue that focuses on the issues and barriers surrounding immigrant employment. In the context of skills and labour gaps, these events support the development of more effective hiring practices.
February 10, 2017. Tapping Into New Talent: Opportunities for BC Businesses
Some 90 leading BC employers came together on February 10, 2017, to discuss how to leverage BC’s refugee talent to strengthen our social fabric and contribute to the success of our businesses and our province.
Topics from Forums and Roundtables
2016 Employer Forum: Unlock Bias, Leverage Global Talent
“Corporate workforces are becoming global, but talent management is not keeping pace.” – EY, 2012 Talent has always been important, but now it must become an inseparable part of business strategy.
2015 Forums and Roundtables
In April 2015, IEC-BC hosted roundtables for Professional Immigrants Network (PINs) members, employers and provincial and federal governments, to address key employment issues and to develop collective solutions.