The Gateway 2017
York Region Conference for Internationally Educated Professionals (IEPs)
On October 30, 2017, York Region’s Local Immigration Partnership brought together more than 500 newcomers, professional associations and government representatives at The Gateway 2017, York Region’s conference for internationally educated professionals. The day-long conference featured interactive workshops, inspirational and informative keynote presentations and networking opportunities. Keynote speakers included Mohamad Fakih, CEO of Paramount Fine Foods and Daniele Zanotti, CEO of United Way Toronto & York Region, who discussed their own experiences to engage, connect and inspire educated newcomers, entrepreneurs, employers and service providers.