TORONTO, Oct. 12 /CNW Telbec/ - The labour shortage has been identified
as one of the top challenges facing Canadian businesses today. Top
demographers and industry leaders will discuss workforce planning strategies
at HR 2007: The Battle for Talent, hosted by The Conference Board of Canada on
October 15 and 16.
Who: Pedro Antunes, Director, National and Provincial Forecast, The
Conference Board of Canada, will discuss the latest demographic
forecasts, at 8:15 a.m., Monday.
Terry Power, President, CNC Global Sapphire, will explore the
issues surrounding recruitment outsourcing, at 10:15 a.m.,
David K. Foot, Professor, Economics, University of Toronto,
will present Workforce Planning for a Changing Population, at
11:15 a.m., Monday.
Michael Bloom, Vice-President, Organizational Effectiveness and
Learning, The Conference Board of Canada, will discuss the
credentialing dilemma, at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday.
When: Monday, October 15 and Tuesday, October 16, 2007
Where: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen St. W.
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This conference is sponsored by Towers Perrin, CNC Global Sapphire
Technology, Ceridian, Monster Solutions, ChoicePoint, SISO, Tri Fit Inc. and
the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.
For further information:
For further information: or media accreditation, contact: Yvonne
Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Media must register in advance