In collaboration with Invest Ottawa and Bayview Yards, the WCT-NCR Chapter is proud to present this opportunity to meet and network with our members, volunteers and the community as they wrap up the 2021-22 season.
Don’t miss your chance to Reflect, Renew and Resurge at the Pink Market, featuring local female business owners and entrepreneurs – and the launch of their new masterclass series: Peaks and Valleys, taking your career goals to the next level!
Light refreshments will be served. Water is available through our complimentary refilling stations so BYO reusable bottles!
Please note that, in line with current health guidelines, masks are not required but are encouraged based on your comfort level in public spaces.
About WCT: https://wct-fct.com/en
Women in Communications and Technology is the only Canadian coast-to-coast non-profit organization that inspires and supports women to achieve their highest career potential in Canada’s digital economy through professional development, mentorship, advocacy and research.
Since 1991, WCT has worked to close the gender gap, promote female leadership and advance diversity across a range of industries including information, communication, media and technology.
With our extensive set of programs in professional and leadership development, mentorship and career support, as well as a suite of networking opportunities in chapters across the country, we enable women to achieve professional success.
Supported by generous sponsorship from leading companies in the technology and communications industries, WCT provides leading programs to build strong careers for women and to strengthen the female talent pool.
Corporate partners benefit from accessing WCT’s continuously growing network of professional women, as well as leadership and skills development for their employees.
The WCT network includes thousands of professionals in 10 chapters coast to coast: British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Greater Toronto Area, Kitchener-Waterloo, London, Ottawa-Gatineau, Quebec, and Atlantic.
About Invest Ottawa: www.investottawa.ca
Invest Ottawa is the lead economic development agency for knowledge-based industries in Canada’s Capital, facilitating economic growth and job creation in Ottawa. Guided by a vision to help realize Ottawa’s full potential as a globally recognized, innovative, inclusive, and future-ready city, Invest Ottawa delivers venture development, global expansion and talent programs and services that catalyze the growth and success of entrepreneurs and firms. These include small business training, mentorship, acceleration for technology firms, foreign business and investment attraction, local business retention and expansion in targeted sectors, commercialization, and marketing Ottawa’s diversified economy and high quality of life. Invest Ottawa is also the manager of Bayview Yards, Ottawa’s innovation hub and one-stop business acceleration shop; and founder and operator of Area X.O, our R&D complex for smart mobility, autonomy and connectivity. Since 2012, Invest Ottawa has worked with thousands of startups, scale-ups, and SMEs; helped firms to attract more than $992 million in capital; contributed to the creation of more than 11,178 jobs; and attracted more than $1 billion in domestic and Foreign Direct Investment.