2019 Women's Leadership Summit

The flagship forum for women in Canada
Monday, 4 March 2019 - 1:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Nicole Verkindt
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The University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Social Sciences and Franklin Templeton Investments are proud to present the third annual Women’s Leadership Summit (WLS), in collaboration with SBX Technologies, the uOttawa Alumni Association
The WLS is the flagship forum for women in Canada of all ages and stages in their careers to come and gain valuable insights into how to advance their career or business venture.  This year’s theme will be “Developing an Entrepreneurial Mindset.”     The WLS will provide a platform for women leaders, allies and the next generation of male and female leaders to:  
  • Discuss challenges and opportunities surrounding women’s leadership 
  • Be inspired by influential and successful role models 
  • Explore new paths to leadership 
  • Network with like-minded professionals

Keynote: Nicole Verkindt: Speaking to the importance of disruptive thinking, along with women’s roles in business, technology and innovation, Nicole shows audiences how the real key to success is learning how to push past being told “no” over and over again.

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