When Wednesday, April 27, 2011
6 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Where COSTI Immigrant Services
700 Caledonia Road
Toronto, Ontario
M6B 3X7
What Guest speakers:

Miranda Harpell, Settlement.org Social Media & Outreach Coordinator, OCASI (Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants)
Thierry Guillaumont, Information & Referral Officer – Global Experience Ontario, Ontario Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration
Claudia Valcarcel, Business Liaison, COSTI Employment Services (Vaughan)

The guest speakers will provide Professional Immigrant Networks (PINs) leaders with an overview of services, programs and partnerships that can help them connect their members to meaningful employment. There will be opportunities for immigrant network leaders to share their best practices and learn from other network leaders.

Participants will learn:

  • What government-funded services and programs are available to help their members connect to employment
  • What online resources and portals can be provide useful information for a job search
  • How to add value to their membership by partnering with an employment service agency.

Who should attend:
This complimentary event is for professional immigrant network leaders. Bring along another leader from your network.

For registration, please go to

About TRIEC’s PINs Initiative:
TRIEC launched the Professional Immigrant Networks initiative in 2009. The goal of this initiative is to work collaboratively with immigrant networks to increase their capacity, so they can achieve more success in connecting their skilled immigrant members to meaningful employment. Learn more.

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