Toronto CATA Women in Technology (WIT) Chapter Launch
April 24, 2006

 

CATA WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY (WIT) FORUM
Sharing What it Takes to Advance in your Career

 

Celebrate the Toronto Chapter Launch of the CATA WIT (Women in Technology) Forum with us. The CATA WIT Forum is a new initiative under the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance with the goal of helping women in technology and bio-tech companies and women entrepreneurs advance in their careers and businesses through mentoring, networking, professional development and advocacy. Join us at the inaugural event for an interactive discussion and hear how some of Toronto's top women in high tech made it there.


 Program:

Topic:

Sharing What it Takes to Advance in your Career

Date:

Thursday, June 15, 2006

Time:

12:00 - 2:00 pm (light lunch included)

Location:

MaRS Centre, Room CR3
101 College Street, Toronto, ON

Fee:

$45 members,
$65 non-members,
$20 students

Agenda:

12:00-12:15pm

Pick up Lunch

12:15-12:30pm

Welcome – Ilse Treurnicht
CEO MaRS Discovery District, Chair CATA WIT, Toronto Chapter

12:30-1:30pm

Panel:

Moderator – Dr. Cindy Gordon
CEO and Founder, Helix Commerce International Inc., Vice Chair, CATA WIT Forum[Bio]

Panelists:

Kerri Golden
Managing Partner, Primaxis Technology Ventures Inc. [Bio]


Charlotte Burke
Senior Vice President, Consumer Internet Services, Bell Canada [Bio]


Lisa Crossley, PeD, E.Eng
President and CEO, Nysa Membrane Technologies Inc. [Bio]

1:30pm

CATA WIT Closing Remarks:
Ilse Treurnicht
CEO MaRS Discovery District, CATA WIT Chair, Toronto
Joanne Stanley
CATA WIT Vice President

1:45pm

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Membership in the CATA WIT Forum is comprised of organizations and executives committed to the mission of helping women advance their careers in technology. Learn more about the benefits of membership.

National Partners:  

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