Join Startup Canada, Startup Communities and our partners on International Women’s Day March 8, 2019 to celebrate the contributions of women to the Canadian economy, and challenge Canada’s 2.3 million entrepreneurs to #PressforProgress to accelerate gender parity and further unleash the economic potential of women.
WATCH | The International Women’s Day Recap Video by Elmwood School
WATCH | Be inspired by top women in business; network and connect with Canada’s top women leaders in entrepreneurship, industry, and politics; and learn how we can work together to advance gender parity in entrepreneurship and innovation with #StartupWomen Talks.
WATCH | Watch women entrepreneurs and experts in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) to celebrate the contributions of women to STEM sectors and discuss how we can advance women in these careers.
Panelists: Cathy Imbriglio, President of Imbritech Industries, Sandra Corbeil, Director of Strategic Partnerships and Networks at Ingenium, Charlotte Burke, Vice President of Small and Mid-Market Business & Partners at Microsoft Canada, Eva Lau, Co-Founder of Two Small Fish Ventures and Sukmani Dev, Vice President & Head of Digital Payments and Labs at Mastercard Canada.
LISTEN | On March 8, Startup Canada dropped the first episode of a brand new podcast, presented in partnership with Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC). The THRIVE Podcast is a show inspiring, connecting, and informing women entrepreneurs across Canada. On this show host Janice McDonald connects YOU with leading innovators, changemakers and organizations helping women to ‘own it’ in entrepreneurship.
STARTUP COMMUNITY EVENTS | Startup Canada, in partnership with Business Development Bank of Canada, Intuit Quickbooks, Mastercard and Microsoft Canada, supported grassroots Startup Community events across Canada to celebrate International Women’s Day.