This unique event recognizes the work of women entrepreneurs and females who are fighting to break the glass ceiling. ELLE – Excellence in Leadership, Legacy in Entrepreneurship – is an event that brings local and national women leaders to the University of Ottawa. The evening consists of a keynote speaker, business profiles and a mentor hour, allowing students to connect with professional entrepreneurs and student entrepreneurs. The 22nd annual ELLE is aimed to be larger than ever before.
Keynote Speaker: Meet our amazing keynote speaker, The Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean! She is a Canadian Stateswoman, a passionate speaker and a former journalist. Michaëlle has withheld many outstanding roles throughout her career with one out of the many being the 27th Governor General, Commander-in-Chief of Canada. Michaëlle Jean knows how to influence, educate and unite! Her story and accomplishments to date is truly inspirational.