第十届CPAC教育日

CPAC Education Day 2019

1:00-5:30 PM, Mar 2 at Scarborough Civic Centre

Come to discover your choices in education and your possibilities in a profession with education experts, career counsellors, senior professionals, and top students! We are delighted to inform you that our 10th CPAC Education Day will be held on March 2, 2019 at Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Dr, Scarborough, ON M1P 4N7. The theme of this year’s Education Day is: Discover Your Possibilities.

CPAC’s Education Day helps immigrant families understand the education system in North America and helps to prepare current and future students for their academic future. The event guides parents to make informed decisions through the help of experienced speakers and panel discussions.

The 10th CPAC Education Day Features:

Keynote presentation: Discover Your Possibilities

Keynote speaker: Simu Liu, a Canadian Screen Award-nominated actor, writer and producer best known for his role as Jung on the hit CBC comedy Kim’s Convenience. He produces award-winning original content through his production company 4:12 Entertainment, named after the day he was laid off from his job as an accountant.

His keynote presentation will focus on improving communication between immigrant parents and their Canadian educated children; How immigrant parents can discover and help their kids develop their talent for wiser education and career choices; And the value of Chinese culture and family upbringing.

Scholarship Presentations & Panel

Be inspired by students who have achieved academic excellence and demonstrated community leadership

Three breakout session seminars

1. Discover the Canadian School System: Public vs. Private, English vs. French Immersion, Gifted, TOPS, IB, AP or STEM. Presented by a panel of teachers, parent & student in English and Mandarin

2. Discover Your Choices in Education: High School Course Selection and University Selection. Presented by a high school teacher & career counsellor in Mandarin

3. Discover Your Possibilities in A Profession: Doctor, Lawyer, Accountant, or Marketer? Presented by a panel of senior professionals in these fields in English

Networking Opportunities with experienced educators and top students. Complementary coffee and refreshments will be provided at the site.

Lucky Draws: Complimentary lucky draws for all the participants.

EVENT DETAILS

CPAC Gala

Sunday, November 26, 2017
5:00 pm Reception; 6:00 pm Dinner

 

 

Venue:
Grand York Ballroom
Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites
600 Highway 7 East (at Leslie) Richmond Hill, ON
(Free Underground Parking )

CPAC Education Day

Saturday, March 2, 2019

1:00 – 5:30 pm 

Scarborough Civic Centre

150 Borough Dr, Scarborough, ON M1P 4N7

Parking

Free parking is available at the City of Toronto Employ Parking Lot (Upper Level). If you want to take public transit, the event venue is conveniently located near Scarborough Centre subway station.

Speakers

Keynote Presentation: Discover Your Possibilities

Simu Liu

Simu Liu

Canadian Screen Award-nominated Actor, Writer and Producer

Breakout Session Seminar 1: Discover the Canadian School System

Zenobia Omarali

Zenobia Omarali

Guidance Counsellor, TDSB

Frank Wang

Frank Wang

Ph.D. P.Eng., Senior Reactor Analysis Engineer

Simon Ng

Simon Ng

Pharmaceutical Consultant

Diana Schwartz

Diana Schwartz

French Immersion Teacher, York Region Board of Education

Breakout Session Seminar 2: Discover Your Choices in Education

Limin Zheng

Limin Zheng

High School Teacher & Career Counsellor

Breakout Session Seminar 3: . Discover Your Possibilities in A Profession

Dr. Latifa Yeung

Dr. Latifa Yeung

MD, MSc FRCPC, Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Charanjit Singh

Charanjit Singh

Finance Director at CRH Canada

Lai-King Hum

Lai-King Hum

Principal/Senior Lawyer

Catalina Lopez

Catalina Lopez

Multicultural Marketing Director at TELUS

2018 Scholarships and Awards Recipients

Jason Alaee

Jason Alaee

Ancaster High School

Carmen Bezner Kerr

Carmen Bezner Kerr

University of Toronto, Trinity College

Jehwan Bae

Jehwan Bae

Bayview Secondary School

Hshmat Sahak

Hshmat Sahak

Marc Garneau Collegiate Institute

Ying-Chia He

Ying-Chia He

John Polanyi Collegiate Institute

Jing Xuan (Jessica) Miao

Jing Xuan (Jessica) Miao

Western University - Ivey Business School

Alvin Li

Alvin Li

Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School

Pardis Balari iao

Pardis Balari iao

McMaster University

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