Waterloo Region, Canada | November 13, 2019

Canada’s flagship conference for innovative talent acquisition leaders of the future.


An Annual Affair

The Art of Talent Experience

Art of Talent is a national, one-day conference that is dedicated to helping talent acquisition leaders hire top technology professionals in the heart of the Creative Capital of Canada. Through hands-on workshops, professional keynotes, and networking opportunities, Art of Talent is designed to support the nation’s top talent advocates in the tech space.


New knowledge to redefine the industry into the future. The motivation to adopt creative ways to attract top tech talent. Tools to become efficient in your talent acquisition efforts. A better understanding of what really matters to our talent. Insight into the unique challenges faced by all involved in the hiring process.

Let us help you stand out.

you will leave art of talent with:


Our Speakers


Sebastian Savard

CEO and Co-Founder, Sourcinc


Kaitlyn Holbein

CEO/Recruitment Marketing and Employer Brand Consultant, Kaitlyn Holbein Consulting


Mark Tortorici

Founder, Training Manager, and Staffing Manager, Transform Talent Acquisition


Veronique St. Germain

Founder, Art of Talent Conference | Director of Talent Acquisition, Terminal


Jackie Lauer

CEO/Executive Coach and Workplace Culture Expert, JackieLauer.com

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Marcelo Cortes

Co-Founder and CTO, Faire


Cat Surane

People and Learning, Lightspeed Venture Partners


Luke Beseda

VP Talent, Lightspeed Venture Partners


Tammy Connelly

Senior Talent Acquisition Lead, Shopify


Simon Chan

VP Talent, Academy, & Future of Work, Communitech


More Art of Talent 2019 speakers to be announced soon!


art of talent 2019 partners

Our Sponsors

Become a sponsor of Art of Talent to network with and market to talent acquisition professionals while supporting Canada’s first national conference dedicated to helping leaders attract world-class technology talent. Participate in the conversation. Help us address the unique challenges of the Canadian Technological Landscape. 




Waterloo Region, Canada

Creative Capital of Canada


Art of Talent will inspire, challenge, and educate at the Centre for International Governance Innovation in the heart of the Creative Capital of Canada. CIGI is an innovative think tank in the world of international governance, with a mission to build bridges from knowledge to power. The campus is the primary location for Art of Talent. Directions to CIGI can be found here.


An annual affair. Attend Art of Talent 2019.

Art of Talent is the place to start thinking differently and critically about finding, hiring, and retaining tech talent. A new era of talent acquisition is coming and acquiring the right talent is key to the future of work.
— Veronique St. Germain, founder