An Equitable Rebound for People of Colour and Newcomers

About the event: Join the Information & Communications Technology Council (ICTC) and Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) and connect with fellow Edmontonians as we discuss overcoming work barriers and making a professional rebound.

When: Friday June 24th at 2:00 pm – 5 pm MDT

Where: Civic Employees Fund Rooms, First Floor, Edmonton Public Library - Stanley A. Milner Library (Downtown), 7 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, AB T5J 2V4

To register, please CLICK HERE !

Who should come: This meetup is for People of Colour and Newcomers to share experiences over the last two years, discuss needs and challenges, and hear about career advancement and growth pathways.

What to expect: An open session where participants can propose topics they are interested in and discuss them with other people in similar situations. You will also meet community partners who may have advice or resources for participants.

Our thanks to attendees: The event is catered (late lunch/snacks are on us!) and a raffle will take place for all participants. We also will maintain a list of anyone who is interested in hearing about how the research progresses and share any articles about the research with everyone. Identities will not be shared.

A $20 Amazon gift card will be provided as an honorarium to participants who actively engage in this event's discussion.

About your host: The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) is a non-profit, nongovernment organization. We do public interest research and we offer training and subsidy programs for people interested in careers in technology.

Let's kick off a more equitable rebound!