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TIEDI Exchange Forum 1: Friday, October 10, 2008

Location: York University, Schulich School of Business,
Robert McEwen Auditorium, Room W141
9.30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

- 9.30 – 10.00 Registration and Coffee

- 10.00 – 10.15 Introduction to Knowledge Mobilization:
David Phipps,
Director, York University Office of Research Services

- 10.15 – 10.45 Introduction to the Toronto Immigrant Employment Data Initiative- Philip Kelly, York University, Principal Investigator, TIEDI

- 10.45 – 12.15 Presenting TIEDI Pilot Projects:

- 10.45 – 11.15 – Accessing Census data for Working Women and the Labour Education Centre. Steven Tufts (York University), Anna Larsen (Labour Education Centre), and Marcie Ponte (Working Women Community Centre).

- 11.15 – 11.45 – Accessing the Workplace Employee Survey data for the Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC).
Tony Fang (York University) and Elaine Shin (TRIEC)

- 11.45 – 12.15 – Accessing the Longitudinal Survey of Immigrants to Canada data for the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI). Rupa Banerjee (Ryerson University), Roberto Jovel (OCASI), and Josie Di Zio (COSTI).

- 12.15 – 1.45 LUNCH & Break-out groups
- Partners discussing data needs
- Researchers offering guidance on the datasets available

- 1.45 – 2.30 Wrap-up session
Moderator: Valerie Preston, York University
- Highlight themes and needs emerging from break-out groups
- Explain TIEDI process for working with partners to meet their
data needs.

Click on the following links to see other handouts (in PDF version).

- Agenda

- Purpose of TIEDI

- Statistical Datasets to be accessed by TIEDI

- Registration Form


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TIEDI is funded from Canada's Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)'s Knowledge Impact in Society Grant and from York University.