Finding exceptional science, engineering and technology professionals is always a challenge for employers. This is especially true in high growth economies like we have in Alberta. To facilitate this connection, BESTT is a new and innovative non-profit program that acts as a bridge between Alberta Industry/High Tech Companies and innovation professionals. BESTT stands for Bridge for Engineering, Science and Technology Talent, and is a collaboration between industry, government and academia.
BESTT works with engineering, science and technology professionals who are looking for meaningful careers in Alberta’s industry/high tech sector. These professionals are typically new to Alberta, have advanced degrees, or are re-entering the workforce. BESTT provides career advice, internship opportunities, and facilitates networking opportunities in several ways - including hosting events and providing career coaching.