2023 Futures Workforce Development Conference

Futures is Ontario’s largest annual workforce development conference for employers, government, and practitioners supporting employment hosted by the team at First Work. This conference attracts over 400 professionals from across Canada each year to learn the latest in labour market trends, best practices for engagement, and inspiring discussions to elevate employment programming and professional development. It is a time for education, networking, and personal reflection.

Conference Schedule

*Subject to Change Without Notice

"Eras Unleashed" Costume Contest!

Get ready to travel through time with the "Eras Unleashed" Costume Contest! Start thinking about your costumes now!

Unleash your creativity and pay tribute to your favourite historical decade in a jaw-dropping costume that will leave everyone in awe.

Submission Guidelines:

Register your organization's entry by completing the online form: https://forms.office.com/r/hRbVRv1dGb 

Registration Deadline: October 25, 2023

Each location for every organization has one shot, so make it count!

Embrace the past at #Futures23 with "Eras Unleashed" and unleash your inner time-traveling fashionista!


Sponsorship Opportunities

With Futures 2023 around the corner, sponsorship opportunities are now available!

Sponsorship starts at only $3,500, and we offer a unique approach and flexibility to ensure we are achieving your objectives with our audience. Click here to learn more or reach out to Ed Byers, [email protected]