Program format

The program is composed of two main components: a preparatory workshop followed by an on-site company tour.

Preparatory Workshop for Students 

  • Hosted at Concordia
  • Facilitated by a Career Advisor from Concordia’s Career and Planning Services
  • Introduces students to the basics of Canadian networking practices and the Canadian work culture
  • Addresses expectation management of visits and local career prospects

On-site Company Tour 

  • On-site guided tour of the industry partner’s office(s)
  • Presentation of the company, its working culture and hiring prospects
  • Ideal industry partners will have an inclusive workplace culture that promotes creativity, diversity, innovation, and entrepreneurship in their workplace.

Preparatory Workshop for Industry Visit

Are you interested in integrating into the Canadian workforce at the end of your studies? 
Are you curious to learn what to prepare to join the industry upon graduation?
Are you also looking for an opportunity to visit your dream working place?

Come to the preparatory workshop to learn about Canadian working culture, about FREE upcoming company tours to Canadian workplaces this Fall semester, get prepared to impress them and make the most out of the visits. 

Upcoming workshop: 

  • Friday, October 4th, 2019

Previous industry visits

  • Hydro Quebec (Fall 2016)
  • Ubisoft (Fall 2016, 2017 and 2018)
  • Port of Montreal (Fall 2016, Fall 2017 and Fall 2018)
  • Tracktik (Fall 2018)
  • District 3 (Winter 2017, 2018)
  • L’Oreal (Winter 2017)
  • Bank of Montreal (Winter 2017)
  • Bell (Winter 2017 and 2018)
  • Desjardins (Fall 2017)
  • Shopify (Summer 2019)
  • Reitmans (Summer 2019)

How to participate

To participate, click on the registration links below. 

Upcoming visit:

 

You can also sign up for our mailing list and be the first to know about our upcoming industry visits.


Registration policy

Visits can only accommodate a limited number of students. The selection process is on a best match and first come first serve basis. Once we exceed our capacity, you will be automatically placed on the waiting list. 

Cancelation policy

If your availability has changed, you must cancel your registration 5 business days before the visit so we can offer a spot to the next person on the waiting list. If you forget to cancel within 5 business days, you must justify your absence via email to iso.assistant@concordia.ca or you will be banned from participating in future industry visits.

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