AGTC 2023: Recordings

Thank you for attending the Alberta Global Talent Conference 2023! Hope you had a great learning and networking experience.

In case you missed any of the sessions, you can watch the recordings on our YouTube Channel or by clicking on the links below:

Alberta Global Talent Conference 2023: Opening

Welcome from ERIEC’s Executive Director Doug Piquette; Prayer and Blessing from Elder Patrick Daignault; Greetings from Honourable Rajan Sawhney, Alberta’s Minister of Trade, Immigration and Multiculturalism; introduction keynote speakers.

Keynote: The Immigrant Leader: From Surviving to Thriving in Canada

Midia Shikh Hassan, Riipen and Dalibor Petrovic, Deloitte, share their stories of overcoming challenges to rise to amazing roles. Hear their perspectives on how they were able to turn challenges into lessons in strength and resiliency.

Morning Session: The Immigrant Leader: Building Successes and Overcoming Challenges

Panelists: Alexandria Onyedika, Relationship Manager for Non-Profit Organizations at RBC; Nilam Poudyal, Government Services Professional; Cindy Kieu, Edmonton Police Service; Moderator Javier Vinsome, CPA.

Executive Presence

Azumme Degun, Government Services Professional

What is Executive Presence and why is it important for your successful professional career in Canada?

Afternoon Session: The Immigrant Leader: The Path to Effective Leadership

Panelists: Madeleine Ingram, CBC/Radio-Canada; Vahid Ayan P.Eng., MBA, PhD, Project Manager, City of Edmonton; Evangeline Berube, Vice President, Strategic Accounts, Robert Half, Alberta; Moderator Violet Poon.

Mentors’ Appreciation

Sarah Tangan, ERIEC’s Career Mentorship Program Director, thanks ERIEC mentors in a brief awarding ceremony.

Alberta Global Talent Conference 2023: Closing

ERIEC’s Executive Director Doug Piquette thanks sponsors, exhibitors and participants and closes the Conference.