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January 23, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

Join us at the Cannexus17 National Career Development Conference in January in Ottawa!

The Cannexus17 National Career Development Conference is taking place January 23-25, 2017 at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa. Register by September 7 for the Super Saver rate. Members of supporting organizations benefit from an additional 10% discount during this period.

Cannexus is Canada’s largest bilingual career development conference and will bring together 900 professionals in the field from across education, community, government and private sectors. It is designed to promote the exchange of information and explore innovative approaches in the areas of career counselling and career development.

In celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, an exciting line-up of all-Canadian keynotes will share their knowledge and experience at Cannexus17:

  • Roberta L. Jamieson, President & CEO, Indspire
  • Louis Cournoyer, Professor & Researcher, University of Quebec in Montreal
  • Marc Kielburger, Co-Founder, WE Day, Free The Children and ME to WE

There will be more than 130 education sessions that will bring you the latest trends in effective counselling and facilitation techniques, labour market information, and working with diverse populations. An Exhibitor Showcase will also highlight a range of beneficial products and services in the field.

You can enhance your conference experience by taking an optional pre-conference workshop. Choose among workshops with popular presenters and go in-depth on these current topics:

  • Career Integrated Learning, Rob Shea & Rhonda Joy, Memorial University
  • LinkedIn for Career Professionals, Eric Pye, CPA Alberta
  • Offer and Receive Feedback Like a Pro!, Sonia Di Maulo, Harvest Performance
  • Give Employers What They Want: Work Ethic, Josh Davies, The Center for Work Ethic Development

Cannexus is presented by the Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling (CERIC) and supported by The Counselling Foundation of Canada with a broad network of supporting organizations.

For more information and to register, visit www.cannexus.ca.

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January 23, 2017 @ 8:00 am
January 25, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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Shaw Centre
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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