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Tuesday Sept. 26th, 2023

Discover Canada – Live TV Channel

blue circle   Watch real-time presentations from officials of cities across Canada

Blue  Opportunities for employment, education, entrepreneurship and lifestyle

Blue  Discover Canada TV Channel is live with the ability to ask questions

Discover Canada

8:30 am

Join Global Talent Alliance Canada as they kick off the live channel for the day. They will give a sneak peak of all the daily presenters and let you know what you can look forward to during the live job fair!


Presenter: Nausheen Ali 

The capital region of New Brunswick is home to Fredericton, the capital city of the province of New Brunswick, as well as several other towns and villages that stand out for their natural beauty and economic vitality. Fredericton has been recognized as one of the Smart 7 communities in the world due to its focus on innovation and digitization, making it the knowledge hub of the region. Join Specialists from Fredericton region as we dig deeper into everything that Fredericton has to offer its residents, including newcomers, international students, businesses, and entrepreneurs looking for a top-notch support network. Multiple resources and a specialised support infrastructure are available to those who choose to make the Fredericton region their home.


Presenter: Angelique Reddy-Kalala

Greater Moncton - New Brunswick is Atlantic Canada's fastest growing region achieving record population growth in 2021.  Be a part of the growth and excitement!

If you are relocating to Canada, Greater Moncton is the place to start your new chapter. Greater Moncton (consisting of the cities of Dieppe, Moncton and Town of Riverview) has seen more than 30,000 jobs created over the past 25 years. It is a region with a booming economy surrounded by the natural beauty of the outdoors. You will enjoy short commutes to work, affordable housing and a community that is incredibly friendly, safe and welcoming. You will feel welcome and at home! This energetic community is growing and we need skilled, talented workers like you.        



Presenter: Rachel Hua & Raluca Costea

Comming Soon


Presenter: Nimrit Anand Sharmin

Most people know Calgary as the center of Canada’s energy industry, as the closest metropolitan center to the Rocky Mountains and as the home of the world-renowned Calgary Stampede. Calgary is definitely all of those things, but it’s also so much more. Innovation in Calgary is accelerating at a rapid rate. Whether it's feeding, fueling, healing, or moving, Calgary companies are helping solve global challenges through the adoption of transformative technologies. Calgary's tech and innovation ecosystem is rapidly growing and hiring across all industries. In Calgary, doing industry-disrupting work in tech and enjoying an amazing quality of life go together. Calgary was ranked the MOST livable city in North America and the 3rd most livable city in the world by the Economist Intelligence Unit (2022). A city with diverse communities and endless opportunities, Calgary is a city that may surprise you. Join representatives from Calgary Economic Development and Event Combo to know why Calgary might be the next destination to move to.


"Putting Your Best Foot Forward in Canadian Tech Job Market"

Presenter: Cat Seier

Meet Cat Seier, With over a decade of leadership and coaching experience, Cat is a dynamic professional that is passionate about motivating others. Certified in Change Management and Adult Education in Workplace Learning, Cat is committed to creating inclusive and impactful environments and is dedicated to mental health advocacy. Her insights, honed through varied experiences, drive her to inspire positive transformations and resilience in individuals and organizations alike.

Unlock success in the Canadian tech job market with our workshop! Learn tips on how to craft standout resumes tailored to the industry's demands and navigate various interview stages, from technical assessments to behavioural evaluations. Discover the art of setting yourself apart by showcasing soft skills, building an impressive portfolio, and embracing continuous learning. Dive into the power of networking and create meaningful connections within the tech community. Join us to gain the competitive edge needed to thrive in Canada's dynamic tech landscape.


Presenter:  Sarah Descoteaux

The CRA is responsible for administering tax, benefits, and related programs on behalf of the federal government of Canada as well as other governments within Canada. The work we do contributes to the ongoing economic and social well-being of Canadians by ensuring the services and programs for citizens and communities are available and accessible. Did you know we are one of the largest organizations in the Public Service of Canada? We are building a diverse team of professionals who value integrity, respect, and collaboration. Come join us for our presentation and learn about how we are more than just a paycheque.




Coming Soon

Wednesday Sept. 27th, 2023 

Career Forum – Live TV Channel

Blue  Join experts from organizations that help new Canadians with career development

blue circle   Skills Training Programs, Education, Immigration Pathways, Job Connections

Blue  Career Forum TV Channel is live with the ability to ask questions


8:30 am

Join Global Talent Alliance Canada as they discuss their service offerings including: Talent Recruiting, International IT Recruiting, Global Talent Stream Consulting and Onboarding Support for Canadian employers.

Founded in 2021 to combine their experience and industry knowledge of the Canadian job market.  Their team has the skillset and network to help you grow as a business or as an individual.

Their Job Seeker services include skills training, employer connections and career counselling. Go visit their booth for job opportunities in Ottawa!

9:00 am

Join Global Talent Alliance Canada as they discuss their service offerings including: Talent Recruiting, International IT Recruiting, Global Talent Stream Consulting and Onboarding Support for Canadian employers.

Founded in 2021 to combine their experience and industry knowledge of the Canadian job market.  Their team has the skillset and network to help you grow as a business or as an individual.

Their Job Seeker services include skills training, employer connections and career counselling. Go visit their booth for job opportunities in Ottawa!

10:00 am

Presenter: Christopher Imecs

Humber College is one of Canada’s leading postsecondary educational institutions and is dedicated to helping newcomers meet their educational and career goals. Many internationally trained professionals have benefited from the specialized educational opportunities and services we provide, such as advising services, language training, and bridging programs - that offer short-term, technical training. We have provided educational and career support to over 5000 internationally trained professionals that has led them to employment in their desired fields.


Presenter: Sheila Cheung

Sheila Cheung, BA RISIA is a Student Recruitment Officer at the Chartered Professional Accountants of BC. Sheila plays a key role in recruitment and advising workforce professionals, newcomers and international students on how to pursue the CPA program and confer the Canadian professional accounting designation-CPA in BC, Canada. Sheila’s career in education allows her to align her passion for recruitment and advising, to helping persons imagine and reach their career goals

CPABC ‘Accounting Certification and Employment in Canada’

Expand your employment opportunities in accounting and become a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) in Canada. Get the job, career advancement and stability by getting the Canadian accounting designation that employers prefer. Tune into this live webinar and learn how to transfer your international education and work experience into the admission requirements of becoming a CPA in Canada. Visit us at the CPABC booth and get your questions answered. We look forward to meeting you!


Presenter: Kim Tobin

The Immigrant Employment Council of BC (IEC-BC) is a not-for-profit organization that provides BC employers with solutions, tools and resources they need to attract, hire and retain qualified immigrant talent. We believe that the successful integration of skilled newcomers into the BC labour force is critical to both their success and the province’s long-term economic performance. We work with employers, government, and other partner stakeholders to ensure that BC employers can effectively integrate global talent.



Presenter: Sashie Steenstra and Heather McGeer

With over 20 years of experience in post-secondary and non-profit settings, Sashie’s career has focused on workforce development, experiential learning, curriculum design, business development, and project management. Her expertise lies in overseeing the planning, coordination, and implementation of workforce development programs, ensuring their alignment with organizational goals and industry practices. She actively seeks opportunities to engage with diverse stakeholders, including industry leaders, educational institutions, and community organizations. In her role as Director, Workforce Solutions the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC), Sashie works closely with the Associate Vice-President, Skills Excellence, and plays an instrumental role in spearheading the strategic growth of ICTC’s workforce initiatives. She oversees existing programs, leads planning and development efforts, and pursues opportunities for new initiatives, ensuring alignment with labor market demands, skills mapping, and ICTC’s micro-credential strategy. Sashie holds a BSc. and an MA (Anthropology) from the University of Calgary and has a Certified Career Development Professional designation.

Sashie Steenstra, BSc., MA, CCDP (she/her)

Manager, Workforce Development Solutions | Gestionnaire des solutions pour le développement de la main-d'œuvre Sashie Steenstra <s.steenstra@ictc-ctic.ca>

Heather is a Research and Policy Analyst at the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC). Heather's work at ICTC spans from equitable labour market rebounds following COVID-19, to technological implications for the quality of work, to current initiatives and labour market needs relating to green transportation and sustainable supply chains. Prior to joining ICTC, Heather’s work helped support research in the fields of science, technology, and journalism, as well as supported thought leadership initiatives for more inclusive cities. Heather holds a Master of Professional Communication from Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University) and an Honours Bachelor of Arts in English with a minor in Business from the University of Guelph. Heather enjoys bringing her interdisciplinary background to research focused on the future of work, equity, diversity and inclusion, green initiatives and environmental sustainability, and the digital economy.

Heather McGeer (She/Her)

Research & Policy Analyst | Analyste de la recherche et des politiques Heather McGeer <h.mcgeer@ictc-ctic.ca>


Presenter: Andrea Palacios

Coming soon


Presenter: David Dinh

Coming Soon

National VCE Greetings

Justin Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada

Jason Kenney
Premier of Alberta

John Horgan
Premier of British Columbia

Brian Pallister
Premier of Manitoba

Doug Ford
Premier of Ontario

Jim Watson, Ottawa Mayor

Naheed Nenshi, Calgary Mayor

Kennedy Stewart, Vancouver Mayor

Sandra Masters, Mayor of Regina

Josie Osborne, BC Minister of Municipal Affairs

Danny Breen, St Johns Mayor

About G-TAC's 14th National VCE

The G-TAC National Virtual Career Expo is Canada’s largest online job fair - providing multiple opportunities over a 36-hour period for job seekers and employers to engage & connect with each other.

About G-TAC

G-TAC brings together Canadian companies, Regional Governments, Employment Service providers, Educational Institutions, with skilled professionals, from across Canada, and those global professionals soon coming to Canada. Our mission is to help businesses fill their expertise gaps and help professionals find jobs in their field. G-TAC has more than 600 business partners across Canada.

Who can join?

G-TAC is hosting this virtual career expo for two groups of people:

1) All who have registered with G-TAC for employment support

2) Any job seekers who are legal to work in Canada.

Why should you join?

Make direct contact with your target employers!

You will get the chance to browse for jobs listed by our partner companies, apply directly for job openings, chat with the employer representatives and our employment counsellors, and learn more about working in different parts of Canada - ALL IN REAL TIME.

What's in it for you?

1) We can help you directly engage and connect with employers across Canada, and submit your resume to them.

2) Our counsellors will help to direct you to certain booths, employers, and partners based on your background.

3) Our network includes some of the fastest growing companies in Canada and Regional Experts of Canadian cities.


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