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Green Career Workshop    Wed Mar 28, 2018, Toronto, ON

Are you looking to build your career in the Environmental Field? Are you new to Ontario and or a member of an Ethno-cultural group? Would you like to be inspired by success stories and learn about valuable programs and resources for green job-seekers?

After the very popular Sustainability Landscape and Trends in Ontario event, we have received a lot of great feedback and demand for another event that focuses on tips and resources on green job searching!

We invite you to join us to hear two panels of environmental professionals and employment specialists who will share their insights from their experience in the environmental employment field. It will be a highly-informative and engaging event as always. Also, remember to bring your questions as there will be Q&A and breakout sessions!

Light refreshments will be provided. Limited seats, please register to RSVP.

Date: Wednesday March 28th 6:30-8:30pm
Location: North York Memorial Community Hall, 5110 Yonge St, North York
Fees: $10 per person
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/green-career-workshop-tickets-43887867794

Outline:
6:10-6:30 Register and Networking
6:30-7:10 Intro, First Panel Environmental Professionals sharing their stores and Q&A
7:10-7:50 Second Panel Organizations sharing programs and resources for green job-seekers and Q&A
7:50-8:30 Breakout sessions, Wrap up
8:30-8:50 Networking

Panel facilitator:

Elena Jusenlijska, Manager, Corporate Engagement at ACCES Employment; Former Headhunter at Delta Management specialized at recruiting Green Professionals

Our first panel of speakers: Newcomers/Ethno-Cultural Group member who found a green job sharing their stories

Taiana Vanzellotti, Corporate Sustainability Analyst at EcoVadis

Indra Maharian, Program Manager, Energy Conservation, Resource Recovery and Climate Change at Ontario Clean Water Agency

Lily Lin, Sales and Marketing Co-ordinator at Panasonic Eco-Solutions Canada, and President of Toronto Renewable Energy Network

Akhil Sivanandan, Co-Founder of Green Story

Our second panel of speakers: Organizations that provide programs and resources to help green job-seekers

Ana Zotovic, Support Assistant, Economic Development and Culture, City

Peter Dudka, Program Coordinator, Professional Access Into Employment (PAIE) Program at Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA)

Sahra Shojaei, Sustainability Consultant at Sustainability Consultant Network

Amanda Minuk, Co-Founder and President of Bmeaningful

 
 

For more information:

Website: https://www.meetup.com/Sustainability-Consultant-Network/events/248469251/

Additional Contacts & Websites:

Green jobs in Toronto and beyond:
http://www.GoodWork.ca/GreenJobs

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