CACC Newsletter June 2015
Are you a Canadian working abroad who would like to come home? Or do you know someone who is? Deadline to apply to Toronto Homecoming has been extended to June 15! Taking place from October 1-3, this annual event connects talented professionals working abroad with dozens of top employers in Toronto (including tech start-ups) such as TD, Rogers, KPMG, Deloitte, CPP Investment Board, Wealthsimple, Shopify, Freshbooks, Shoppers Drug Mart and many more. To learn more and apply, visit www.torontohomecoming.ca.
Is your business building its success selling products and services to international markets? If so, the Australian Export Awards wants to hear from you.
In its 53rd year, the Australian Export Awards will honour the hard work, commitment and innovative spirit of Australian businesses as they deliver world-class business capabilities, products and services to the world.
Businesses are encouraged to apply in 12 national categories.
Entry is via your state or territory export awards programme where finalists and winners will be honoured. Winners from the state and territory awards will automatically progress to the national stage for the Australian Export Awards.
National finalists will be invited to participate in networking and promotional activities designed to support your international business.
Let us celebrate your international success. Apply now! www.exportawards.gov.au
The calendar of events for May-June is available
Toronto Homecoming, an exclusive networking event taking place in Toronto, Canada on October 1-3, 2015, aims to bring qualified Canadians working abroad and people with strong ties to the city, back to Toronto by connecting them with professional opportunities in the region. This annual event connects talented professionals living abroad with dozens of top employers in the Toronto region such as RBC, Rogers, KPMG, CPP Investment Board, TD, Shopify and Loblaws.The ideal applicant is a professional in the early-to-mid stages of their career, is currently living abroad, and has experience in Financial & Professional Services, Retail & Consumer Packaged Goods or Technology (including Telecommunications and Start-ups). Participation is limited, and applications are being accepted until May 30, 2015.
Toronto Homecoming is a program of the Toronto Region Board of Trade. Since the event’s inception 5 years ago, over 400 participants have attended – more than a third of whom have moved back to the Toronto region.
We are pleased to welcome our latest corporate supporter - Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec.
The Caisse's mission is to achieve an optimal return on the deposits of its clients, or depositors, while contributing to Québec's economic development.
Created in 1965, the Caisse is now one of the largest institutional fund managers in Canada and North America. The leading private equity investor in Canada, it is also one of the 10 largest real estate asset managers in the world.
The Caisse’s financial soundness has earned it the best credit ratings issued by the following credit rating agencies: Moody's Investors Service, Standard and Poor's, and Dominion Bond Rating Service.
In support of the Canadian Government’s International Experience Canada (Abroad) initiative, CACC has recently established an Australian Job Bank to better connect Canadian working holiday participants coming to Australia with Australian employers looking to tap into a pool of 7,000 working holiday visa holders (18-30 years old) each year with qualifications and experiences in a wide range of fields.
The services are free to both job seekers and
Trowbridge International Tax, based out of Toronto, will be hosting Canadian Tax Planning Seminar in Sydney and Brisbane. The Sydney presentations will be on
Monday, June 1, 2015 from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM at the Hilton Sydney: Level 1
(rooms 3 & 4) - 488 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales, 2000,
Australia. There will be a second session the same day from 6:00 PM – 8:00
PM. The presentations are free. To register please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Invitation to Sydney lecture May 25 at 6:15pm
Invitation to Canberra lecture May 26 at 6:15pm
Invitation to Melbourne lecture May 27 at 6:30pm
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