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24th Annual Immigrants of Distinction Awards

24th Annual Immigrants of Distinction Awards

Immigrant Services Calgary (ISC) is delighted to announce that nominations are now open for the Immigrants of Distinction Awards 2020.

The motif for this 24th season is “Unleashing Potential”. This theme is meant to recognize the inspirational immigrants who have come to call Calgary home, as well as their resilience and ability to break through barriers (and help others do the same). If you, or someone you know, matches this theme, take a look at our award categories and consider making a nomination submission.

The deadline to submit your nomination is December 1st, 2019.

The 2020 Immigrants of Distinction Awards will be held on March 13, 2020.

Workshop: The Impacts of Artificial Intelligence on our Life

Action for Healthy Communities (Edmonton) is hosting the first-of-its-kind free leadership training workshop on “The Impacts of Artificial Intelligence on our Life”. This workshop is co-hosted by Alberta Artificial Intelligence Association and sponsored by the City of Edmonton.

  • When: November 23, 2019 | 1pm – 4:30pm
  • Where: Central Lions Recreation Centre (11113 113 Street NW)

YYC Chic Fundraising Gala

Making Changes Association (Calgary) is hosting their 4th annual YYC Chic Fundraising Gala!

The Style Guys: Jason & Aly will be the event emcee’s. Guests will enjoy a fashion show with ensembles from local Calgary boutiques and examples of clothing from Making Changes’ Walk-In Closet and My Best Friend’s Closet programs; live entertainment; and the opportunity to shop a variety of unique pop-up shops and silent auction items.

  • When: November 7, 2019 | 5:30pm – 10:00pm
  • Where: Hudson (200 8 Ave SW 6th floor)
2019 AAISA Settlement & Integration Conference

2019 AAISA Settlement & Integration Conference

We are thrilled to announce that the 2019 AAISA Settlement & Integration Conference will be taking place October 28 – 30, 2019 in Calgary, Alberta at the Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre.

Much like our previous biennial conferences, this event will be aimed at providing training opportunities for frontline settlement professionals around the province.