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Thrive in the changing marketplace
BridgingTheGap™ Forums unites curious, question-asking young talent with influential, break-out industry thinkers to help each other thrive in the marketplace and solve community challenges.

Our world class speakers are reshaping the future and will help you pump change-fueled adrenaline into everything you touch. Our interactive sessions build community.

These forum events are for you—the start-up founder, the HR professional, the innovation firm, the local investor and the young changemaker. Those who want more than a cookie cutter ‘development’ experience and who yearn for an explosion of positive energy, sharing, and clear, empowered ways to bridge opportunity gaps to reduce inequalities and adapt to digital transformation.

Start BridgingTheGap. Get out of your everyday. Learn. Connect. Then return to work with the tools and fire to thrive in the marketplace and make the world a better place.


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Sustainable Solutions

Connecting emerging young innovators with public stakeholders to co-create action plans for local socio-economic challenges.

Young Talent

Preparing talent for the future of jobs and equipping organization with actionable strategies to recruit and retain Millennials and Generation Z talent.

Inclusive Innovation

Exploring the challenges and opportunities for emerging talent from underrepresented groups to scale-up ventures and thrive in the rapidly-changing marketplace.

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Everyone at the Table

BridgingTheGap Forums facilitate collaboration across generations and industry sectors. All stakeholders are represented and ready to co-create solutions that address their challenges.

New Perspectives

Too often the same leaders come together to discuss the same challenges. Forums reserve seats for visible minorities and marginalized talent to be part of the solution.

Action Oriented sessions

This is not another initiative to talk about change we need. Forums focus on turning ideas into action. Attendees collaborate to advance shared goals and identify tangible ways to contribute to joint projects.

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Contributing to Canada's National Strategy

BTG Forums’ cross-Canada tour facilitates multi-stakeholder collaboration, with a focus on engaging next-gen perspectives, for the Government of Canada’s National Strategy for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) One of the tour’s main objectives is to identify issues important to young people and co-create solutions to improve their lives. Additionally, the Government of Canada will gain new insights into the perspectives and challenges of young Canadians and how to best include their voice in decision-making processes.
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