HR Professionals – Immigration Lunch & Learn

Fri, May 10th, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Presented By:
The Cape Breton Partnership
Holiday Inn Sydney Waterfront

If you are a HR Professional and looking for immigration information, join us on May 10 at the Holiday Inn for a professional development lunch and learn. This session will cover context on Canadian, Atlantic and Cape Breton demographics and why immigration is important, general immigration considerations (the National Occupational Classification (NOC) system, skill groups, etc.), Federal and Provincial permanent immigration pathways including the Atlantic Immigration Pilot (AIP) Program, temporary pathways for employers, international recruitment opportunities, and employer supports. This session is supported by the Cape Breton Partnership and the Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of Nova Scotia.


Hear from:

Jodie Creaser – Outreach Officer, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)

Mary-Jo MacKay – Manager of External Relations, Nova Scotia Office of Immigration

Omar Tag El-Din – Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program Lead, Cape Breton Partnership



This session is free to attend, but RSVP is required.

For more Information, contact the Cape Breton Partnership at or by phoning 902-562-0122.



11:30am - 12:00pm


12:00pm - 2:00pm

Lunch & Learn