Minister Karina Gould Visits the Halton Industry Education Council (HIEC) to Announce Further Funding for Intergenerational Mentorship Program, Expanding Online Safety and Technological Literacy for Seniors

(September 11, 2020) – HIEC was pleased to host The Honourable Karina Gould (MP, Burlington), at their Burlington-based office today for an announcement of an extra $21,000 of funding for the organization’s Expanding Online Safety and Technological LIteracy for Seniors program. This funding is in addition to the original project funding that was awarded to … Read more Minister Karina Gould Visits the Halton Industry Education Council (HIEC) to Announce Further Funding for Intergenerational Mentorship Program, Expanding Online Safety and Technological Literacy for Seniors

HIEC receives CN Charity/Not-For-Profit Excellence Award

June 26, 2020  – The Oakville Awards for Business Excellence recently announced that the Halton Industry Education Council (HIEC) was the recipient of the CN Charity/Not-For-Profit Excellence Award. The award was presented at the 25th Annual Oakville Awards for Business Excellence, live on Facebook, on Monday, June 22, 2020. Award presentation can be found here:  25th Annual OABE: CN Charity/Not-For-Profit Excellence Award … Read more HIEC receives CN Charity/Not-For-Profit Excellence Award

COVID19 Event Update – Men as Career Coaches

March 31, 2020 – HIEC continues to monitor developments with COVID-19 and the rapidly changing situation as our community makes a conscious effort to practice social distancing with a view to minimizing the spread of COVID-19.  These are uncertain times for so many of our event participants, volunteers and supporters and our priority is their safety. With … Read more COVID19 Event Update – Men as Career Coaches

COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS: HIEC Event Update

March 12, 2020 – Burlington, Ontario – The Halton Industry Education Council (HIEC) continues to monitor and assess new developments pertaining to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). In terms of the HIEC’s upcoming events, we are taking our lead from Public Health, who is currently not suggesting the postponement or cancellation of any scheduled events. As a result, … Read more COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS: HIEC Event Update

HIEC’s Career Development Lab presents the Summer Career Education Workshop

Burlington, Ontario (August 8 2019) – The Halton Industry Education Council (HIEC) is proud to present a Career Education Workshop for youth grades 7-9 who are interested in exploring their interests, skills and the world of work. This 2-Day workshop is focused on educating youth to address their potential and act as a guide in … Read more HIEC’s Career Development Lab presents the Summer Career Education Workshop

Halton Industry Education Council Presents Annual Breakfast with the Mayors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BURLINGTON, ON (May 22, 2018) – The Halton Industry Education Council (HIEC) is proud to present keynote speaker Leona McCharles, VP Global Recruitment, RBC Royal Bank. As head of talent acquisition for RBC, Leona is focussed on driving an exceptional candidate/employee experience in support of RBC’s vision of becoming a digitally enabled … Read more Halton Industry Education Council Presents Annual Breakfast with the Mayors

9th Annual Men as Career Coaches Event Inspires youth Career Exploration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Evening offers career-planning support, mentorship and inspiration for young men Burlington, Ontario (April 18, 2018) – Halton Industry Education Council is pleased to announce the annual Men as Career Coaches event to bring together young men in the Halton region with adult male mentors for a night of open conversations about occupational … Read more 9th Annual Men as Career Coaches Event Inspires youth Career Exploration

Annual Women as Career Coaches Event Inspires Youth in Career Exploration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Forum offers support, mentorship and inspiration for young women planning their careers Burlington, Ontario (March 1, 2018) – The Halton Industry Education Council is proud to present the 14th annual Women as Career Coaches mentorship event. This event is designed to support young women in the Halton community and inspire them to … Read more Annual Women as Career Coaches Event Inspires Youth in Career Exploration

HIEC celebrates 28 years by issuing a call for new and stronger partnerships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Halton, ON – Halton Industry Education Council is marking our 28th anniversary on November 17 by putting out a call for renewed partnership between industry and education across Ontario. “HIEC’s 28 years serving this community and the province are a testament to the value of strong partnerships,” says Brent Scowen, the Chair … Read more HIEC celebrates 28 years by issuing a call for new and stronger partnerships