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2023 AAISA Settlement and Integration Conference


Program announced!


AAISA is excited to share the 2023 Program for the Settlement & Integration Conference! The virtual conference, being held March 1-3, 2023, will bring together over 75 speakers, throughout more than 40 industry specific sessions.


We’ve created different tracks for the breakout sessions to highlight different themes; they include;

  • Language & Employment
  • Organizational Capacity Building
  • Rural Spotlight
  • Vulnerable Populations/Mental Health
  • Community Connections
  • Immigration, Representation and Vulnerable Identities
  • Refugee Resettlement and Integration

Review the program, discover more about the speakers and register your spot today!

Register Today!

Registration is still open! The Alberta Association of Immigrant Serving Agencies (AAISA) invites all members, partners, and settlement professionals to register for our upcoming AAISA Settlement & Integration Conference. This three day event will take place virtually March 1-3, 2023. This is a fantastic opportunity for you hear from industry experts, network with peers and share your personal experiences with the settlement sector. Visit our website for more information.

Making Changes – Women In Technology Program

Women In Technology program – Making Changes Association (Calgary, AB)

Where: Online

What: Free training in Full Stack Web Development with Python Programming offered to immigrant and indigenous women with CLB 6.5 includes training in Python, Scratch, Figma, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, Javascript, JQuery, Git, React, Express, SOL, Firebase, Test Driven Development using Mocha and Chai, Azure, and Microsoft PowerApps, training in Employment and Power Skills and a 4–6-week job placement in the Calgary tech industry.

When: Oct 11, 2022 – 31st Mar 2023, 9am-5pm, Mon-Fri

For more information:

CIWA: Immigrant Women’s Business Circles Project

This program equips immigrant women with the necessary tools to start, manage, and grow a business. Participants will undergo business development training that includes creating business plans, learning to navigate systems, developing partnerships, and accessing financing. Eligible to permanent residents or Canadian citizens, who are residing in Alberta (especially Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, and Lethbridge), seeking to develop a business, with CLB 4.

Contact Myleen Sacro at (403) 263-4414, ext. 134 or

PIA: Projet entre elles

Vous êtes une femme et désirez parler librement de ce que vous ressentez et partager votre expérience de vie avec d’autres femmes dans un climat de confiance et de tranquillité? “Entre elles” est un groupe de soutien mutuel pour le mieux-être des femmes francophones de Calgary et ses environs.

Prochaine rencontre: le jeudi 05 mai à 13h00

Settlement Services in the Bow Valley- Rights, Responsibilities, and Rules for Permanent of Canada

Rights, Responsibilities, and Rules for Permanent of Canada

When: Thursday, May 5, 2022 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Register here:

*Presented through Zoom on-line*

You can learn about your rights and responsibilities as a PR, rules in Canada, important things to know about your PR card, how to keep your PR status, community and government resources, and more! Your questions answered! Email: or call: 403-762-1144