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Welcome to the Virtual Event

Welcome to our virtual event landing page. This page will provide attendees more information about the upcoming event. Frequently asked questions are available to help the attendees out. And a registration form to allow users to pre-register.

Why Register?

The Canada Arab Business Council (CABC) aims to strengthen commerical ties between Canada and the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region by connecting people, businesses and governments. By holding events and trade missions, CABC helps various industries grow their international platform by introducing them to clients and professionals from all over the world through various digital platforms. This online event will allow professionals to connect with other industry players. In addition to to deep insight on specific industries, there will be different engagement tools that organizations can utilize to build a foundation needed to enter new markets and maintain strong relations between Canada and the MENA region.

This event will be held on September 22nd-September 23, 2021. 

Business Forum and Virtual Trade Fair will provide industries wih essential information needed to adapt to the new reality. 

Join us for a chance to: 

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, this event is free to attend. 

Pre-register for this virtual event to get updates and reminders from the event co-ordinators.

Agenda


Day One – September 22, 2021

9:00 – 9:10

Introduction to Program and invitation to visit the Exhibition Hall

9:10 – 9:25 (15 minutes)

Canada at Expo 2020

Senior government representative from Canada


UAE Welcomes Canada

Senior government representative from UAE


9:25 – 9:40 (15 minutes)

Expo 2020: Virtual Tour of Expo Site and Canadian Pavilion

Canada’s Commissioner General Marie-Geneviève Mounier

9:40-10:30 (50 minutes)

Canadian Opportunities in the Arab World (max 4 Ambassadors)

The Honourable Mary Ng
Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade

Qatar

Ambassador


Egypt

Ambassador


Tunisia

Ambassador


Kuwait

Ambassador


Morocco

Ambassador


Algeria

Ambassador


10:30-11:40 (70 minutes)

Provincial Engagements in the Arab World

Jean Charest or IiC moderates


Alberta




Saskatchewan




Québec




Ontario

Doug Ford


Day Two – September 23, 2021

9:00-9:10

Introduction to Day 2 and invitation to visit the Exhibition Hall

9:10-9:40

Innovation Between Canada and the Arab World

Government representative
Ministry of Innovation, Science and Industry

9:40-10:20

Canadian Success Stories in the Arab World

Ryerson


DP World/CDPQ


DEllisDon


Brookfield


Nova Chemicals


10:20-11:40

Sector Opportunities - Parallel sessions

10:20-11:00

Agriculture/Agri-Tech

1A Panel

Healthcare (Research & AI)

1B Panel

11:00-11:40

AI

2A Panel

Energy / CleanTech

2B Panel

Other Sectors to Consider

  • Education
  • Infrastructure/Construction
11 :40-11:45

Closing

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Get information about company's’ culture , objectives and values.
  • Interact with employers / recruiters and get interviewed through chat and video conference.
  • View fresh and exciting jobs from top employers
  • Apply directly to available jobs
Yes, you will need to enter your name and email address to enjoy all Virtual Career Fair features.
NO. You do not need to download or install any software to participate in our conference. You only need to have access to the Internet.