Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander met with stakeholders and business leaders on July 14, 2014 to provide more insight on the upcoming Express Entry economic immigration system, a new electronic iimmigration intake management system to be launched in January 2015.

Express Entry will actively recruit, assess, and select skilled immigrants under the Federal Skilled Workers, Federal Skilled Trades, and Canadian Experience Class programs, giving employers a key role in selecting economic immigrants.

In addition to several information sessions hosted by the Government of Canada and partnered with provincial and territorial governments, CIC is adding to their Express Entry information page on their website, as more details are unveiled: