The Gateway 2017

Event Details:

Date: October 30, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: 8500 Warden Ave. Markham, ON L6G 1A5

Who should attend:

Network leaders, General public

Who might be interested in this event?

Professions: Other

General public

Organized by:

York Region

Join on Monday October 30, 2017 at the Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa in Markham for The Gateway 2017, a conference for Internationally Educated Professionals (IEPs). The Gateway 2017 will bring together IEPs, entrepreneurs, employers, professional associations and government in a dynamic environment conducive to networking and learning. Don’t miss your opportunity to be part of this year’s conference, which promises to Engage, Connect and Inspire.


  • Take advantage of valuable networking and engagement opportunities
  • Hear from experts that can help you improve your job-skill matching to leverage the experiences of IEPs
  • Learn skills that will help you along your career path


  • Gain a better understanding of Canadian work culture
  • Learn about tools and resources that can help you in the workplace
  • Strengthen York Region’s business base by fostering entrepreneurial opportunities


  • Hear from outstanding experts who have helped IEPs realize their potential
  • Show leadership, build relationships and demonstrate that your organization is aware of the issues facing IEPs
  • Hear inspirational stories of success from other IEPs and learn from their experiences

Why Attend?

The Gateway conference offers employers and IEPs a no cost, full-day networking experience and learning opportunity as an approach to solving labour market shortages, support IEPs along their career paths and help York Region businesses successfully compete in the global market.

Registration Deadline:

October 27, 2017

Contact details for the event: