Toronto Board of Trade

Toronto Board of Trade

March 03, 2009 09:39 ET

Smitherman and Milloy to Speak at “War For Talent-Are We Prepared?"

Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, Education Editor, World News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor TORONTO, ONTARTIO, MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - March 3, 2009) - Finding and retaining superior talent remains one of the corporate world's most formidable challenges, and the competition for talent will only intensify in the years to come. This half-day symposium, presented by the Toronto Board of Trade and the Swiss Canadian Chamber of Commerce, will open with remarks from Ontario Energy & Infrastructure Minister George Smitherman and feature a morning address from Ontario Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities John Milloy. Other guests will include Council of Ontario Universities President Paul Genest, Centennial College President Ann Buller, and renowned Swiss education expert Prof. Dr. Stefan Wolter of the University of Berne.

8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Additional details are available at www.bot.com/events or at www.swissbiz.ca/event_details.php?id=20.

Date: Wedesday, March 4, 2009

Time: Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.

Place: Toronto Board of Trade Downtown Centre, First Canadian Place, 4th Floor

NOTE FOR MEDIA: Event is open to all accredited media. Media feed will be available. Please arrive by 7:15 a.m. for set-up.

For information contact:
Philip Preville
Toronto Board of Trade
416-862-4514
ppreville@bot.com

IN: ECONOMY, EDUCATION, INTERNATIONAL, LABOUR, POLITICS

Contact Information

  • Philip Preville, Director of Public Affairs, Toronto Board of Trade
    Primary Phone: 416-862-4514