Around the world people celebrate International Women’s Day and in 2020, eight local organizations – Busiwomen, Company of Women, Independent Women in Leadership, Insight Edge, Mississauga & Area Women in Business, Mompreneurs, NUVO Network and Women United- United Way Halton & Hamilton are collaborating to bring an International Women’s Day celebration to Burlington.
The focus of the evening is to create a conversation on leadership, what it means, how to succeed, how to overcome barriers to success and what is the current status of women and leadership in Canada.
Panel discussion on women and leadership with:
Moderator is Saphia Khambalia, National Weather Anchor, The Weather Network.
MC is Kristine Leadbetter, Marketing and Business Development Manager, Gowling WLG and TV Host/Producer.
Market place with exhibits from women owned-businesses as well as social service agencies that serve women and are funded by United Way Halton & Hamilton.
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
5:00 - 9:00 PM
1295 North Service Road
Agenda for event
5:00-7:00 - Visit marketplace, food stations, wine
7:00 - Opening remarks
7:15-8:30 - Panel discussion featuring Lisa Lisson
8:30-9:00 - Raffle tickets, closing remarks
Tickets $50+ tax, includes international cuisine and a glass of wine.