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FREE webinar: Digital Identity, Social Media, and the Future of Background Screening

Date: May 10, 2022
Location: Online

Registration for this webinar has now closed.

Thank you sponsor:
Sterling Backcheck
CPD hours
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Presenter: Iain Murray - Senior Advisor, Trust and Safety, Sterling Backcheck
The Great Resignation, 'Freedom Convoy', and Social Distancing. Major events over the past two years have spurred enormous change in the background screening industry.

The role of Social media screening, digital identity, and portable credentials have come into clearer focus, fostering a 'new normal' in terms of best practice enabling better decision making to protect brands and create safer workspaces.

This session addresses how Canadian Screening programs have evolved recently to be more inclusive, more convenient, and more uniquely Canadian.

In this presentation, we will cover the following topics:
  • Understand current trends on Social Media Screening
  • Learn how to 'Canadianize' your screening policy
  • Recognize the role of Digital Identity & Digital Credentials will play in the future of hiring.
Who should attend: Anyone involved with Talent Acquisition, Risk Management, and shaping HR Policy.
Format: Live Online - Zoom Webinar
All login information will be sent to you via email the day prior to the session. Please check your junk/spam folder if it has not come through to your in-box.
9:30 - 10:30 am - Pacific Time (Vancouver) / Mountain Time (Whitehorse)

Both registration and payment are required for every person attending this webinar. Questions about registration or receipt can be directed to pd@cphrbc.ca.
Note: If you have not received your login access information the day prior to the webinar date, or for inquiries regarding online workshops, please email or call 604.684.7228.

About the presenter:

Iain Murray Over the last 17 years, Iain Murray has turned ideas for background screening and identity verification into products used by Fortune 100 companies. Along the way, he’s held leadership roles in operations, vendor management, product, and business development. In his current role as Senior Advisor, Trust & Safety, Iain is a frequent speaker on background screening, and advises companies on policy and best practice. He also supports the background screening industry as a whole, as an active member of the PBSA’s Education and Industry Best Practices Committee. Prior to Sterling, Iain received his B.A. in Criminology from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada.
This webinar is complimentary to all CPHR BC & Yukon members. Register early to avoid disappointment!
Registration Fees

Registration Deadline:
 MAY 8, 2022





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