Beating the Data Deluge Virtual Job Fair – April 28!

On April 28th, Friday between 10 am – 4 pm EST, Generation1.ca’s North American Virtual Insights Career Fair is going to present to you the following sessions. Our conference theme is Beating the Data Deluge: Success in a Changing Industry. The agenda is filled with diverse data and insights leaders, storytellers and strategists to help all participants action plan into the future.

Morning Keynotes

10 am — 10:10 am –  Fighting the Data Deluge! Less known truths about insights and innovation (Welcome and Our Annual Global Industry Skills Study Unveiling).

Arundati Dandapani, MLitt, CAIP, CIPP/C, Founder, Generation1.ca

10:10 am — 10:20 am – Connecting the Dots with Customer Experience Management

Vincent Dang, Manager, Loyalty Strategy and Optimization at Bank of Montreal (BMO)

10:20 am — 10:30 am – Brave New World: Measurement Trends for Diverse Data, Analytics and Insights Professionals

Nick Drew, Founder and CEO, Fuse Insights

10:30 am— 10:40 am – What COVID taught us about Opportunities in Public Health Communications

Amelia Burke-Garcia, PhD, MA, Program Area Director, Public Health, NORC at the University of Chicago and author of two books Communicating through a Pandemic and Influencing Health

10:40 am – 10:50 am – How Doing Good is actually a Profitable Enterprise: An Entrepreneur’s Story   

Joe Lyons-Rising, Founder and Chief Empathy Officer, Data Gives Back

10:50 – 11:00 am – Decision Science, Sociology and Geopolitics: Big Picture Thinking in a Creators’ Economy

Andrés Casas, Senior Instructor, Universidad de Los Andes, Maloka and Behavioural Consultant, Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín, Fundación Grupo Social, and Principal Investigator at World Values Survey Association    

Navigating the Online Career Fair – Directions and Help

11 AM – 4 PM Employer Candidate 1-1 Interviews

Meet the employers

SIMULTANEOUS Learning and Development WORKSHOP LOUNGES Open from 11 AM to 4 PM EST. Agenda for each lounge detailed below.

Inclusive Futures Lounge

Lounge Host: Bao Nhi Phan, Generation1.ca

(Day-long 40 min sessions inclusive of 10 mins Q-A, unless otherwise specified)

12:20 PM – 1 PM EST: The Future of Collaboration in a Data Rich World: Human Aided Tech Aided Human .

Featuring: Grace Fenix, Founder and CEO, Big Robin and Vivek Mishra, Chief Product Officer at Aqilliz

1:00 PM to 2 PM: How to find and build Culturally Sensitive Organizations

Featuring: Amanda Chen, CAIP, CSPO, Manager, CX Insights, TD Bank and John Stevenson, Founder and CEO, CulturaliQ and Grace Fenix, Founder and CEO, Big Robin

2:20 PM to 3 PM: Creating Psychological Safety in the Workplace: Top Tips

Featuring: Batool Batalvi, Registered Psychotherapist and Psychodynamic Strategist

3:00 PM to 3:10 PM: How to Find a Sponsor for your Career in Canada and in Life

Featuring: Nigel Branker, CEO Securian Canada

3:10 PM to 3:50 PM: Navigating the Workforce as Racialized Immigrants

Featuring: Stella Igweamaka, CAIP, Servus Credit Union; Anam Raheel, University of York; Grace Fenix, Big Robin; Iryna Lozynska

Career Connections Lounge

Employers Handbook Resource Guide

Lounge Host: Smita Dhure, Generation1.ca

(Day-long 40 minute sessions inclusive of 10 mins Q-A, unless specified otherwise)

11:40 AM – 12:20 PM Successful Career Stories from the Public Sector

Featuring: Kate Zaporozhets, Nat Stone, Wasim Baoboid, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

12:20 PM – 1 PM Successful Career Stories from the Private Sector

Featuring: Doug Keith

Brand Builders’ Lounge

Lounge Host: Fathima Zikker, Generation1.ca

11 AM – 12:40 PM: Building a Compelling Cover Letter and Resume: Best Practices and Caveats

Featuring: AAPOR

12:40 PM — 1 PM: Networking tips for Success

Featuring: Insights Career Network

1 PM — 1:40 PM: Stakeholder and Client Communications in Challenging Times

Featuring: Amelia Burke-Garcia, Program Area Director, Public Health, NORC at the University of Chicago

CPG Insights Lounge

11 AM – 12 PM: Top Trends in CPG Insights

Featuring: Joe Lyons-Rising, Lounge Host, and Founder, Data Gives Back

12 PM – 1 PM: CPG Career Q/A Drop-In

Generation1.ca Association and Community Lounge

Day-long resources, help, etc.

International Business Lounge

Day-long resources on doing business in global markets

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