Destination Canada 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017 edition of Destination Canada Job Fair which will take place November 14th, 15th and 16th in Paris, November 18th in Brussels. A preparatory meeting for all Canadian participants will take place in Paris on November 13th.

Register now: www.destination-canada-job-fair.ca

Webconferences for employers

On September 13th, the Embassy of Canada in France will host a webinar for employers interested in learning more about Destination Canada, Mobilité francophone, Express Entry and other support available for international recruitment.

Session in French:     September 13, 2017         10:00 (EDT)

Session in English:     September 13, 2017        11:00 (EDT)

To sign up please send your name, title and company name to parisdestinationcanada@international.gc.ca and mention EMPLOYER WEBINAR in the subject.

Information sessions for employers in British Columbia, Alberta, Northwest Territories, Manitoba and Ontario

Several information sessions are planned between September 24th and October 6th in British Columbia, Alberta, Northwest Territories, Manitoba and Ontario. Details about these opportunities to find out more about support for international recruitment, temporary and permanent immigration programs including Mobilité francophone and Express Entry will follow by email and on www.immigrationfrancophone.ca/en/recruiting/activities

Accommodations for employers

An accommodation package is offered again this year by Megatour, at a cost of 1 330 euros for 7 nights including breakfast, free wifi and transportation from the hotel to the forum in Paris and in Brussels.

Reserve now: www.megatour.com/canada

LMIA exemption under the International Mobility Program stream “Mobilité francophone”

Since June 1st, 2016, the Mobilité Francophone stream exempts employers from the Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) process when they hire francophone workers in managerial, professional and technical/skilled trades occupations from abroad to work outside of Quebec.  You will find details on eligibility and how to apply in the attached bilingual information sheet.