International Women's Week
Our collective commitment.
On International Women’s Day, the world celebrates the economic, social, cultural and political achievements of women. In Canada’s Capital, we’re dedicated to this important goal all year round.
Our community continues to comes together to empower, enable and equip women in leadership across tech, entrepreneurship, industry, government, academia, innovation, and non-profits.
Join in as we strive to help more women leaders in Ottawa and the surrounding regions to impact our economy and society.
Champions and allies are leading change. Use this calendar as your resource and join us!
We continue to gain momentum.
Building on the momentum achieved during International Women’s Week in Ottawa, important and impact events keep popping up. Don’t miss key opportunities to get involved. Participate in the following:
- April 19: Businesswoman of the Year Awards Gala | Register
Please note: All International Women’s Week events are featured in the official language(s) as provided by the host organization.
Supporting the advancement of women in industry, academia, entrepreneurship, politics, or an other professional sector(s)? Have an upcoming event in Ottawa or an important deadline to promote?
Please note: While we celebrate all women's initiatives, this calendar promotes those events that directly support women in leadership across professional sectors in Canada's Capital Region.
Collaboration is critical to success.
It will take women and men working together as a collaborative force to create, attract and retain more women leaders in a region where barriers are eliminated and opportunity abounds.
This collective action will help individuals realize their potential, and increase our performance, competitiveness, and impact as a region.
Organizations from across our city are working independently and together to address these goals. As a community, we are committed to advancing women leaders.
Thank you to everyone who supported International Women’s Week in Ottawa and to those continuing to drive change.