The View from Canada: policy update


Panel discussion 1) Toronto Ballroom

With half a million students on temporary visas, can Canada expand pathways to permanent residency and meet graduate expectations? Canadian colleges have rapidly increased international student numbers in recent years and there is growing pressure to ensure students can fill the skills shortage, occupations and essential services needed across the country. In this session we will explore the current government policy developments including a new fast-track immigration programme.

Vice President, International Partnerships
Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan)
Executive Director
Global Affairs Canada, Government of Canada
President & Chief Executive Officer
Canadian Bureau for International Education
Universities Canada