The CICAN conference 2024 will gather thought leaders from across Canada and international participants to co-create innovative strategies that address newcomer challenges as it relates to their economic, social, cultural and linguistic integration.
Through this conference, CICAN will showcase its commitment to building bridges between diverse cultures and communities by leveraging its extensive network of educational institutions and key community actors.
The CICAN conference 2024 will bring together leaders and employers in the public, private, and non-profit sectors, as well as immigrants and refugees, to discuss the biggest challenges and opportunities in immigration.
Kindly join us for a series of interactive workshops led by our keynote speakers.
Hôtel Marriot Ottawa Est Ottawa Conference and Event Centre
200 Coventry road
Ottawa, ON, K1K 4S3
Objectives of the conference
Documentation of challenges to immigrant integration that needs to be overcome in Canada.
Development of a platform of knowledge sharing in relation to integration issues.
Documentation of linguistic; economic; and social integration processes and experiences in Canada
Increase participants’ knowledge on the rich and diversified economic sectors of Canada and required skills for integration.
Compilation of best Practices and Strategies for Integration
Commitment to Implement Actionable Steps for Improved Integration
Cultural Showcases: Celebrating Cultural Diversity
Guided tour in the Ottawa-Gatineau region
Live virtual participation
Coopération Intégration Canada (CICAN)
Jeanne d'Arc Kabanga
National Association for the Support of Patients and Education against HIV-AIDS
Honorable Benilde Djeumeni
Member of the National Assembly of Cameroon
Chairman of the Parliamentary Network of Insurance and Banking Regional Road Safety Littoral
Expert in monitoring and evaluation of development projects and conference facilitation.