Moritz Schmidt

Manager of Operations, Young Africa Works in Kenya – TVET

With more than 12 years of experience in the field of global cooperation projects including work at Canadian colleges and many years working in Kenya, Moritz has a proven track record of designing, managing, and overseeing complex and innovative projects that aim to enhance the quality, relevance and inclusivity of skills training and business support for youth in the Global South. Moritz has a Bachelors in International Relations from the University of Calgary, and a Masters of Leadership in Sustainable (Development) Finance from the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.


April 28, 2024 | 14:00 - 15:00 | Macleod A

Advancing Sustainability Globally Through Applied Research

About our Connection Conference

Growing Talent

April 29 – May 1, 2024

Growing talent for a resilient future
CICan’s annual Connection Conference is the only event of its kind. Hosted in collaboration with Bow Valley College and SAIT, this year’s theme will offer postsecondary leaders and stakeholders from across Canada and around the world the opportunity to discuss, share, and be inspired by how we are growing talent for success in a rapidly changing world.

Code of Conduct & Duty of Care

As we begin holding events in person, the health and safety of all attendees remains our priority. Learn more about the extra steps in place to protect everyone attending our events in-person.