Global Hamilton Connect is offering up to eight (8) free tickets to the HIVEX young professional conference. Hosted by Hamilton HIVE, the conference is an event for students (international and Canadian-born) and young professionals to build new skills, learn about issues in Hamilton and network with industry experts. Participants will take part in workshops and be exposed to new ideas and discussions that can help advance their professional aspirations.
What: HIVEX: Engage, a young professional conference hosted by Hamilton HIVE
When: Saturday, November 5
Time: 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: The Cotton Factory, 270 Sherman Ave. North, Hamilton
Ticket cost is $45 BUT we are offering up to eight (8) FREE tickets!
Who is eligible for the free ticket?
Former and current international students studying in Hamilton and foreign-trained professionals.
16 workshops to choose from at HIVEX. Topics include:
- Strategic volunteering and community development
- Cross-industry mentoring
- Personal branding for leadership success
- Bringing Hamilton’s community vision to life
- Communication and leadership dynamics
FULL details of the workshops at hamiltonhive.ca/hivex2016
- Build leadership skills
- Foster understanding of Hamilton and important issues in the city
- Find out ways to get involved in Hamilton
- Make new connections in Hamilton
- Learn from established professionals, to enhance your education and career plans
- Be inspired and empowered to make a difference!
Successful applicants are expected to attend the entire conference, with the option to stay for the after-party and community trade show (5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.) The free ticket does not cover transportation. Participants are expected to find their own transportation to The Cotton Factory, either by bus or other options.