Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund supports SAIT Digital Transformation (DX) Talent Hub providing Calgarians job skills for the digital economy

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CALGARY, AB, Sept. 9, 2020 /CNW/ – The Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund (OCIF) will provide SAIT up to $8.2 million over five years for programming to address the significant shortage of tech talent in Calgary at the new SAIT Digital Transformation (DX) Talent Hub. Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund (CNW Group/Calgary Economic Development Ltd.)MoreThe DX Talent Hub will be located in downtown Calgary and is a continuing education initiative to address the digital skills gap and help workers and companies transition to the digital economy. The DX Talent Hub will significantly enhance Calgary’s tech talent development infrastructure when it accepts its students in January 2021.”Our goal is to ensure students — whether they are career starters, or career changers — have the digital literacy, personal agility and entrepreneurial spirit to succeed in a future powered by technology,” said Dr. David Ross, SAIT President and CEO. “SAIT is committed to being part of rebuilding our economy and through the School for Advanced Digital Technology and the DX Talent Hub, we are creating a tech-savvy talent pipeline – positioning SAIT graduates as the ones to hire and Calgary as a city that can meet the talent needs of any business.”The SADT and DX Talent Hub will …

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