December 12th 2020, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Newcomers Fair Brampton aims to be the premier event in Ontario that connects newcomers and recent immigrants with career consultants, potential employers and recruiters hiring now, education providers, education institutions, government agencies and settlement organizations.
Newcomers Fair Brampton aims to provide attendees with essential information on how to quickly settle in Ontario and specifically in Brampton - one of the most diverse cities in Canada. The fair features speakers from diverse cultural and professional backgrounds will provide attendees with essential information and tips on how to navigate the challenges of moving to a new country and how to set themselves up for success. The inaugural fair is conducted through a webinar due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
It is designed to be a family-oriented and informative event that allows the newcomers to discover the attractiveness and diversity of the city as a place to live, work and do business. The fair provides a forum to help evaluate ways to overcome transitional phase and cultural differences and have a smooth start for newcomers in their new home. The fair strongly supports the Brampton 2040 Vision, Living the Mosaic, which is bold, spectacular and unique for Brampton.
- His Worship Patrick Brown - Mayor of Brampton
- Hon. Ruby Sahota - MP Brampton North
- Hon. Sonia Sidhu - MP Brampton South
- Amarjot Sandhu - MPP Brampton West
- Gwyneth Chapman - Senior Advisor, Economic Empowerment & Anti-black Racism
- Ketul Raval - Financial Consultant
- Nakeisha Geddes - Entrepreneur, International Speaker, and Author
- Joshua Makori - Legal Specialist