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Monday, January 24 • 15:45 - 16:45
Linking Skills for Success to Career Development

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This panel of professionals and experts will:
  • Provide an overview of the Skills for Success model and research framework
  • Explore how essential skills and Skills for Success play an integral role in career development and CDP practice
  • Outline the value of the Guided Pathways project by highlighting the accreditation features and the data collected to date

Learning Outcomes:
  • Identify background of Skills for Success renewal framework/skills model    
  • Discuss connection between Skills for Success framework/career development services     
  • Recognize value of Guided Pathways by highlighting course data/accreditation features

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Maureen Souply

Project Manager, AWES
Maureen Souply is the Project Manager for Guided Pathways and a consultant with AWES. She has worked in adult literacy and learning for over 15 years in Canada and internationally.  
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Cindy Messaros

Executive Director, Alberta Workforce Essential Skills
Cindy Messaros, Executive Director of Alberta Workforce Essential Skills (AWES), creates organizational change through innovative employment and essential skills advocacy. She's been in the field of employment initiatives for over 30 years as a teacher, facilitator, researcher and... Read More →
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Boris Palameta

Research Director, Social Research Development Corporation (SRDC)
Boris Palameta has led several projects facilitating the economic and social integration of marginalized populations, including a recent project supporting the Government of Canada's launch of the Skills for Success model.
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Andrea Horton

Manager, Office of Skills for Success at Employment and Social Development Canada
Andrea Horton is a Manager with the Office of Skills for Success at Employment and Social Development Canada. She has been closely involved in the development of the Skills for Success model for three years.
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Riz Ibrahim

Executive Director, CERIC
Riz Ibrahim is the Executive Director of CERIC. Riz works with CERIC's cross-sectoral Board and Advisory Committees to develop strategic and functional partnerships that enhance the body of knowledge for Canada's career professional communities.
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Sareena Hopkins

Executive Director, Canadian Career Development Foundation
As Executive Director of the Canadian Career Development Foundation, Sareena Hopkins works to strengthen the impact of the career development sector by moving from ideas to action in areas of public policy, research and development, capacity building and advocacy.

Monday January 24, 2022 15:45 - 16:45 EST