SKCDA Event Trends in Career Development: Career Development Across Canada and Around the World
Presented by: Sareena Hopkins and Dr. Deidre Pickerell
What is happening right now in the world of career development? Interested in the idea of a Professional Centre devoted to supporting our field? What about our new competency framework, code of ethics, or national certification? Keen to learn about how Global Career Month is amplifying the impact of career development or how you can join the movement to advocate for a UN Career and Livelihood Day? Come and find out about the latest national and international initiatives, learn how you can get involved, and share your ideas about what our profession needs next.
As Executive Director of the Canadian Career Development Foundation (CCDF), Sareena Hopkins works in Canada and internationally to strengthen the reach and impact of career development. With her team at CCDF, she moves from ideas to action in areas of public policy, research and development, capacity building and advocacy. Sareena chairs the International Centre for Career Development and Public Policy, is an International NICEC Fellow and was awarded the International Gold Medal for Leadership in Career Development.
Dr. Deirdre Pickerell is a nationally recognized, award-winning, industry thought-leader with close to 30 years’ experience as a career development specialist, human resource professional, and adult educator. She brings a strong history of strategic and collaborative leadership, ensuring individuals, and the organizations that employ them, have the tools, resources, and skills that allow them to thrive. Deirdre led Team Canada at the 7th International Symposium on Career Development and Public Policy, is co-developer of the Career Engagement model, was instrumental in establishing the Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF)-Canada credential and has designed and supported many organizational career development initiatives.
Date: November 9, 2022 Time: 10:30-12:00 PM CST (Sask) Delivery method: Virually by Zoom (Link will be sent to those who register) Registration: Below Cost: Free to SKCDA Members. A cost of $10.00 for non-members More details: Email firstname.lastname@example.org