TECHNOLOGICAL TALENT: A FINITE RE
MONTREAL, Dec. 3 /CNW Telbec/ - Media representatives are invited to
attend the business luncheon of the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal on
Tuesday, December 4, 2007, at Le Centre Sheraton Hotel, at noon. Stéphane
Boisvert, president, Enterprise Group, Bell Canada, will be our guest speaker.
Mr. Boisvert will talk about the importance of information technology for
businesses and its contribution to the Canadian economy, the means to secure
and develop our technological knowledge and an original approach aimed at
getting young people more interested in IT careers.
The business luncheon will be followed by a press conference during which
Mr. Boisvert will launch a coalition of Canadian companies established to
prepare the next generation of IT workers. He will be accompanied by Michael
Bloom, Vice-President, Organizational Effectiveness and Learning, Conference
Board of Canada, who will present the preliminary results of a study about the
IT Talent Gap.
Date: Tuesday, December 4, 2007
Location: Le Centre Sheraton
1201 René-Lévesque Blvd. West
Time: From noon to 2 p.m.
Speech - 12:15 p.m. (Ballroom)
Press conference - 2 p.m. (Salon 6 and 7)
The Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal has some 7,000 members. Its
mission is to represent the interests of Metropolitan Montreal's business
community and provide an integrated range of specialized services for
individuals, merchants and companies large and small so as to support them in
realizing their full potential in innovativeness, productivity and
competitiveness. The Board of Trade is the largest private economic
development organization in Quebec.
For further information:
For further information: and registration: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator,
Media relations, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext.
4015, firstname.lastname@example.org; Mylène Bélanger, Morin Relations Publiques,
(514) 973-2310, email@example.com