Discover: Sustainability Careers

This Discover program is a virtual event happening over five days for Veterans and transitioning members of the Canadian Armed Forces that will promote jobs in the Green, Blue, and Energy sectors as purposeful and meaningful careers. It will showcase opportunities for those interested in sustainability careers by providing attendees with an opportunity to gain unique insights, develop their networks, and build the skills they need to move forward in their career journey. 

 

To receive the most value from this program, participants are expected to attend the sessions on Day 1 and Day 5, and at least one session on Days 2, 3 and 4. March 28-April 1, 2022 from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. EST each day.

 

Day 1: March 28, 2022

  • Introductions and welcome
  • Overview of the program and what to expect throughout the week
  • Intro to the sustainability workforce and the changing world of work
  • Keynote address

 

Day 2: March 29, 2022

  • 90-minute panel with professionals in the green sector
  • Q&A and networking

 

Day 3: March 30, 2022

  • 90-minute panel with professionals in the blue sector
  • Q&A and networking

 

Day 4: March 31, 2022

  • 90-minute panel with professionals in the energy sector
  • Q&A and networking

 

Day 5: April 1, 2022

  • Professional development and skill-building (translating military experience to civilian skills)
  • Debrief, feedback and next steps