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Accelerate Canadian Innovation Ecosystem

Introducing the 'Metaverse and 5G Conference in Brampton, Canada on October 28, 2022'.

Inviting Tech and Non-Tech Entrepreneurs, Businesses, and Experts to accelerate Canadian Innovation Ecosystem.

 'THE GOAL' is to accelerate the innovation ecosystem through private-public-academic partnerships and shape the future of technology, technology-enabled business opportunities, and technology-enabled job opportunities for everyone, including NON-TECH individuals and companies.

Register and join us in designing the future. Hurry, limited seats are available, and the discount ends soon.

Event Website: https://www.decodingtech.zone/

Discord Link for Event Collaboration: https://discord.gg/Db7RvDPXA5

Registration Link (35% Discount Code: DTZDIS3F): https://metaverse-and-5g-conference.eventbrite.ca

 

Npower Canada are launching their 5th regional site.

Junior IT Analyst program will be available in both English and French to residents of Québec starting in November 2022, and interviews have already begun! Interested individuals can learn more about our programs in Québec by visiting this webpage.  

Free Webinar  
Women's Outreach Wing of The Ripple Effect Wellness Organization is organizing a free webinar with Dr. Peter Lin who is a frequent guest on CBC radio and television. The seventh wave of the pandemic is upon us, yet the virus continues to evolve. Advances in research have given us new insights, but there are also new concerns and questions in our minds. To bring us up-to-date on the latest Covid developments, as well as how to stay safe in the ever-changing landscape of the pandemic, we are proud to bring back the eminent and popular Dr Peter Lin as our keynote speaker.
Date: 15 September 2022 | 7:30pm - 9pm EST

 

Wellness Event

Participate in the Wellness Event  Saturday, Aug 20, 10 am - 5 pm by Thrive Wellness Expo. Make health and wellness your priority.  Purchase your tickets to join the Yoga event.

Location: Dr. Mcleans District Park Vaughan

Purchase Tickets here:

https://loveyogafest.ca/tickets

 

 

Wellness Evemt

Indian community members:

Under the aegis of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’, ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign has been launched to encourage the citizens to hoist the National Flag of India in their homes. The idea behind the campaign is to instill the feeling of patriotism in the hearts of people and reminisce the journey of India and those who have contributed towards creating this great nation. It is envisaged that all Indian community members shall be encouraged to hoist 'Tiranga' at their homes during the Independence week from 13th – 15th August.

2. Ministry of Culture, Government of India has developed a website www.harghartiranga.com where citizens are encouraged to pin a flag and upload a selfie with a flag. 

For more info please contact:

CGI Toronto,
#700, 365 Bloor St. East,
Toronto, ON, M4W 3L4
Tel. # 416-960-3855

 

Event Details in celebration of International Yoga Day.

Consulate has collaborated with various organizations to celebrate IDY and would like to extend the invitation to our valued community to participate in these events.

(i) In collaboration with V Serve Canada, Consulate is organizing Yoga Day event as part of the 'Living with Wellness Spring Festival 2022'. The event will be conducted by renowned wellness coach Ms. Pooja Batra on June 18th at 12 pm at Celebration Square, Mississauga.

(ii) Consulate General of India, Toronto in collaboration with Indo-Canada Arts Council is organizing a Yoga event at Oakes Garden Theatre, Clifton Hills, Niagara Falls on June 21, 2022 from 7.30 am to 9.30 am which will be conducted by respected Swami Sadyojathah.

(iii) In a unique celebration Consulate General of India, Toronto along with Canada India Foundation is organizing yoga day celebrations at Trillium Park, Toronto on June 21, 2022 from 10 am onwards.

(iv) Consulate is also organizing a Yoga Day photo contest. It is an online contest where we request you to share your photos performing Yoga asanas. The deadline of the event is June 20, 2021.

For more info please contact:

CGI Toronto,
#700, 365 Bloor St. East,
Toronto, ON, M4W 3L4
Tel. # 416-960-3855

 

Board Of Directors

Women’s Economic Council (WEC) is looking for new board members from across Canada.

Become a WEC board member and build a better economic future for all women in Canada.

If topics like women’s economic empowerment or women’s income security concern you, click here for more details on how you can make change.

If you are interested in joining, please contact Mary Siever.

marys@womenseconomiccouncil.ca  403-915-4441

 

Free informational and Networking session on Navigating Child-Care in Peel.

Join the free event organized by The Mississauga Erin Mills Women's Council.

The purpose of this event is to provide information on:

  1. How to navigate the child-care systems and apply for subsidies,
  2. How the childcare system works in Ontario, and
  3. Details of the Government of Canada’s National $10/day Early Learning and Childcare plan.

The event will include Mississauga MP Iqra Khalid, founder of the Mississauga Erin Mills Women's Council, and the Honourable Karina Gould, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development. The Women’s Council is also honoured to have guest speakers from the YMCA and the Peel Region.

When: Saturday, April 2, 2022 at 1PM until 3PM

Where: In-person at Erin Mills United Church, 3010 The Collegeway, Mississauga, ON, L5L 4X9

Register: https://lnkd.in/gTUWnCVh

All are welcome to attend. You may register in advance through the form: https://forms.gle/EaJfsAULDGCYjgwJA, or at the door.

Event - Decoding5G.Zone

Join the free event organized by the Testoper Community, Wavelabs Technologies.

A bi-weekly program starting on 12th March 2022 at 9.00 AM EST to Skill-Up and Innovation-Up on 5G Technology, Open Source 5G Magma Core Network and its use cases.
Great opportunity for Skill-Up and Innovation-Up for individuals to accelerate their career paths.
The link to register for free Tickets 

Webinar- Families In Crisis

Join the free webinar organized by the Women's Outreach Wing of The Ripple Effect Wellness Organization March 2nd, 7:30pm-8:30pm.

The organization is proud to present the dynamic and popular Miguel Martinez to help us understand these stressors and come up with creative ways of dealing with the inevitable anxiety they cause.
The link to register : https://bit.ly/TREWO030222

Webinar- families in crisis

Republic Day Celebrations

Join the virtual Flag Hoisting ceremony and celebrations on the 73rd  Republic Day on 26th January 2022 at 10:00 hrs.

Please the invitation from the Consulate General of India, Toronto.

CGI Toronto,
#700, 365 Bloor St. East,
Toronto, ON, M4W 3L4

The application deadline is Jan 24th. Register now to avail the free industry-recognized IT certifications from Npower Canada for young people to secure and retain employment.

Program Includes
Training: Participants complete 15 weeks of daily technical and professional
skills training delivered through a work-simulated approach. Participants
earn industry credentials such as the Google IT Support Professional,
CompTIA Security+ and Microsoft Azure Fundamentals certifications. Staff
and corporate volunteers also deliver employability skills training in areas
like workplace communication and teamwork. Corporate partners also host
mentoring activities, site tours and job shadowing opportunities to facilitate
work-based, experiential learning.
Wraparound Supports: Human services professionals provide individual
counselling and make warm referrals to wraparound services in areas like
mental health, childcare and housing.  Job placement and 5 yrs of Alumni support. 

Eligibility: High School diploma (can be from a different country) Legal status in Canada with a SIN, Program is offered in these areas: Toronto/GTA, Hamilton, Waterloo Region, Kingston, London, Windsor
Cannot be enrolled in school full-time, as it would interfere with the program hours.
To learn more and prioritize your applications please contact womenthatgive@gmail.com
Application Deadline: Jan24th
The certification course starts Jan 31st, 2022

Online creative writing competition

The 5th edition of ‘परीक्षा पे चर्चा’ #PPC2022, the unique interactive programme of Hon’ble Prime Minister with students, teachers and parents will be held through online mode in February 2022. In order to select participants who will be featured in Pariksha Pe Charcha programme, an online creative writing competition is being conducted at https://www.mygov.in on various topics, for children of 9th to 12th classes, teachers and parents. About 2050 winners will receive a certificate and a special PPC Kit comprising of 'Exam Warriors' book in Hindi and English, written by Prime Minister. The competition is open to foreign students as well.

 More details can be accessed at https://innovateindia.mygov.in/ppc-2022

All the interested students/parents are advised to register for the online creative writing competition at the earliest possible.

 

CGI Toronto
#700, 365 Bloor St. East,
Toronto, ON, M4W 3L4

 

Are you unemployed or underemployed? Are you looking to launch a meaningful and sustainable career? Then NPower Canada is for you!  We are a reskilling and workforce development training program for the IT sector that will connect you directly with an employer. NPower Canada’s programs provide participants with FREE in-demand technical and professional skills training, and connects them to new and rewarding career opportunities with some of Canada’s top employers.

NPower Canada’s programs provide participants with FREE in-demand technical and professional skills training, and connects them to new and rewarding career opportunities with some of Canada’s top employers.

Date: Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Time: 1:00pm Eastern Time

LINK TO THE EVENT REGISTRATION

*Registration for the event is free

National Youth Festival 

The Department of Youth Affairs, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports is organizing the 25th National Youth Festival (NYF) from 12th to 13th January 2022 in collaboration with UT of Puducherry.  The inauguration of the festival will be done by the Hon’ble Prime Minister at 11:00 AM on 12th January 2022 virtually.

The link to the inaugural function on 12th January 2022 :

 https://pmevents.ncog.gov.in

The link for the two-day event 12th -13th Jan 2022 :

https://nyf2022.org

Please contact:

CGI Toronto,
#700, 365 Bloor St. East,
Toronto, ON, M4W 3L4

Join the free webinar organized by Women's Outreach Wing of The Ripple Effect Wellness Organization with the renowned Dr. Peter Lin on Wednesday, January 19th at 7.30 pm est.
The star speaker, the eminent Dr. Lin is a frequent guest on radio and television, sharing his insights and knowledge.
Date: Wednesday, January 19th at 7.30 pm est. 
The link to register https://bit.ly/TREWO-011922
Please join to learn more about the pandemic and how it is going to shape the future. With an extended Q&A session moderated by Dr. Sudi Devanesen.
Additional information in Punjabi https://fb.watch/ax_O7sS4ME

Free webinar

As part of the ongoing celebration of 75 years of India’s independence, the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Quiz is being conducted by Ministry of External Affairs with an aim to awaken the curiosity of the new generation to know more about India.

The online quiz is open for overseas Indian/Foreign youth in three distinct categories – PIOs, NRIs and Foreign nationals between the age group of 16 to 35 years i.e. born on or after 1 January 1987 and on or before 31 December 2005.

The quiz includes topics of Indian Mythology, Indian history, Freedom struggle, Language and Literature, Scientific achievements, Cinema, sports and many other interesting topics.

Top 3 winners from each category will receive Gold, Silver and Bronze medals with the AKAM logo from the Ministry.

The registration for AKAM quiz has already begun and the Quiz can be written from 1st January 2022 till 31st January 2022. The portal for the quiz is www.akamquiz.in .

CGI Toronto,
#700, 365 Bloor St. East,
Toronto, ON, M4W 3L4

AKAM Quiz

FREE online ELT Co-op classes by Peel Multicultural Council. Fill out the registration link: Registration Link

See Program flyer for details. Next session starts on January 4, 2022.

It's a FREE on-line Training with co-op placement/mentorship program for eligible Permanent Residence professionals. (PR or convention refugees with language benchmark of 6666 or above are eligible)

Clients can access this program online from anywhere in Canada.

Peel Multicultural Council

6630 Turner Valley Road, Mississauga, Ontario L5N 2P1

(905) 819-1144 - ext. 237  (905)542-3950    geeta@peelmc.com

ELT Coop Placement

Celebrating Constitution Day on November 26, 2021. 

Constitution Day shall be celebrated as part of 'Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav' and Hon’ble President of India will be leading the celebrations of Constitution Day live from Central Hall of Parliament on 26th November 2021 at 11:00 AM (IST) which is 26 Nov 12.30 am (EST).

The Government of India aspires to make it a public campaign and for ensuring Jan Bhagidari, Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs has curated two activities for our diaspora at large:

The portal for the above-mentioned two activities will be launched by Hon’ble President on 26th November 2021 from Central Hall and thereafter it will be operational for use. After participation in the 'Reading of the Preamble' and the Quiz on Constitutional Democracy, certificates would be available which may be downloaded.

Preamble to the Constitution is available in 23 languages and is available on https://www.mpa.gov.in . We also encourage 'reading of the Preamble' to the Constitution in your regional language.

CGI Toronto
#700, 365 Bloor St. East,
Toronto, ON, M4W 3L4

Are you a federally-regulated employer?

Under Bill C-65, it is your duty to implement a workplace domestic violence policy and enroll your staff in domestic violence training by January 2022. DV@Work [www.dvatwork.ca!] is a free online toolkit that can help you comply. Tools were created with federally-regulated employers in mind by the Centre for Research & Education on Violence against Women & Children at UWO (CREVAWC).   The toolkit includes:

  • A readiness assessment
  • A risk-screening tool
  • A customizable policy-builder
  • 1 hr + 3 hr training modules for managers and employees

Is this relevant to you?

  • Create a profile and view the free toolkit at www.dvatwork.ca [link to dvatwork.ca please!]

Questions? Contact Victoria Robson at vrobson3@uwo.ca to discuss your specific workplace needs.

Addressing domestic violence in the workplace through collaboration
Addressing domestic violence in the workplace through collaboration

monstrARTity is hiring

Are you energetic and bubbling with new ideas? Want to do some fun work with some fun people? monstrARTity is looking for you!

monstrARTity is seeking to fill the roles of Programming Management Lead, Marketing Management Lead, and Market Research Lead. If you want to have a positive impact on your community through feel-good festivals and arts programs, this is the place for you!
 
Apply by Fri Nov 12. For role descriptions and the application form, Go  here.

 

Trewo is hosting a Free Webinar Alone But Not LonelyAlone But Not Lonely

Webinar Details:
  • Wednesday, November 24th, 7.30-8.30 pm

Registration link here   https://bit.ly/TREWO112421

See flyer for details

Trewo 

1765 Bridewell Ct, Mississauga, ON L5L 3V9        info@trewo.org

Peel Multicultural Council is offering FREE online ELT Co-op classes. Fill out the registration link: ELT Registration Form. 

It's a FREE on-line Training with co-op placement/mentorship program for eligible Permanent Residence professionals. (PR or convention refugees with language benchmark of 6666 or above are eligible)

Clients can access this program online from anywhere in Canada.

Schedule for classes.

  • November 1, 2021 and ends Dec. 23. 2021

Peel Multicultural Council

6630 Turner Valley Road, Mississauga, Ontario L5N 2P1

(905) 819-1144 - ext. 237  (905)542-3950    geeta@peelmc.com

Trewo is hosting a free webinar 'Freedom From Financial Worries’.

Webinar Details:
  • Thursday, October 7th from 7.30-8.30 pm

Registration link here   https://bit.ly/trewo100721   

See flyer for details

Trewo 

1765 Bridewell Ct, Mississauga, ON L5L 3V9        info@trewo.org

 

Community Support -Trewo

Peel Multicultural Council is offering FREE online ELT Co-op classes. Fill out the registration link: ELT Registration Form.

Schedule for classes.

  • July 12 to September 3, 2021
  • Sept. 6 to Oct. 29, 2021

Register today to learn all the tools and techniques to be successful in finding a job in your professional field. Get your foot in the door with an employer to gain work experience in your professional field with a co-op placement opportunity and receive ongoing employment support with mentorship and coaching.

Peel Multicultural Council

6630 Turner Valley Road, Mississauga, Ontario L5N 2P1

(905) 819-1144 - ext. 237  (905)542-3950    geeta@peelmc.com

 

Wellness Programs from Union Yoga + Wellness

☆ Livestream Classes — Book on the app (Apple | Android)  
☆ Workshops & Prenatal Yoga
24/7 on-demand classes — Virtual Studio
Free Access to the programs contact us at womenthatgive@gmail.com
Union Yoga + Wellness
956 Bloor Street W., TO, ON  M6H 1L6