Talent Development Symposium
November 8, 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
|Registration Deadline: October 25, 2023||Hotel booking deadline: October 13, 2023|
The Talent Development Task Force, co-chaired by the Alberta Chambers of Commerce (ACC) and the Alberta Post-Secondary Network (APSN), is proud to present a groundbreaking symposium aimed at bridging the gap between Alberta’s business community, post-secondary institutions, and government officials. This symposium is a pivotal step towards realizing our vision of creating the best-informed post-secondary system in North America, aligning post-secondary programming with the needs of employers, and propelling Alberta towards a skilled workforce-driven future.
Kick off the day with networking opportunities that bring together leaders from the business community, post-secondary institutions, and government officials. Forge connections, share insights, and explore collaborations that will shape the future of talent development in Alberta.
Engage in hands-on experiences at interactive stations designed to showcase the tools, strategies, and success stories that are transforming Alberta’s talent landscape. Explore topics such as skills development tools, the power of hiring by referral, compelling case studies, and testimonials highlighting the impact of work-integrated learning.
Join us for a series of thought-provoking panel discussions featuring experts and visionaries from various sectors. These discussions will delve into critical agenda topics such as;
- Work Integrated Learning and Student Talent Propelling Business Outcomes
- Labour Market Information and Tools That Work for Business and Learners
- Building a Talent Pipeline
- K to12 Models to Move Us Forward
- Micro-Credentials, Career Planning, and Workforce Transition
- Engaging Opportunities Populations
Wrap up this enlightening day with a cocktail reception where you can continue networking, exchange ideas, and reflect on the valuable insights gained throughout the symposium.
Join us at the Talent Development Task Force Symposium:
A unique platform that bridges the gap between the business community and post-secondary institutions, driving economic growth, prosperity, and excellence in Alberta. Together, we can build a brighter future for our workforce and our province.