International speakers will present on global topics during different time zones from around the world. These three sessions will take place on every live conference day and will be outside of the Cannexus regular schedule between 9:00 am - 12:00 pm ET or 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm ET.
The Exhibitor Showcase brings together organizations who offer programs, products and services of interest to career development professionals. Note: At a designated time each live conference day (11:00 am ET on Monday, January 24; 2:30 pm ET on Tuesday, January 25; and 1:00 pm ET on Wednesday, January 26) you can join exhibitors for a presentation or meet and greet at their virtual booths.
The Workforce Development Spotlight takes the form of one whole Block of five presentations on Monday, January 24 from 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm ET. It will explore how workforce strategies increase community capacity and improve employment opportunities through systemic change.
Introducing a BONUS virtual conference day, Cannexus Reflections on Feb. 4. Scheduled to take place just over a week after the conference ends, all attendees are invited to attend this day (included in your registration). The bonus day is intended to help you to reflect on what you heard and to facilitate you taking action.
These video-based peer-to-peer matchmaking sessions take place during one break each day. If you sign up for Hallway Meetings, CERIC will randomly match you with another attendee and schedule the Zoom Meeting in your personal schedule in the virtual conference platform. Attendees interested in participating in Hallway Meetings can sign up when they register on the Cannexus registration form.
Pre-recorded on-demand sessions will be released in batches on each live conference day at designated times. The on-demand sessions are 45 minutes in length and are intended to be viewed at your convenience. All on-demand sessions will be available for attendees to view in the platform for six months following the conference.