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Events

WBE Canada

The Art of Leadership for Women
April 4 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm MST
Calgary, AB

Bringing together today’s brightest women leaders to shape the future we all want to see

Be inspired at The Art of Leadership for Women in Calgary on April 4, 2019, with keynote speaker Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and International Bestselling Author. Join over 1,600 leaders and participate in a full day of world-class learning, networking, and inspiration.

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WBE Canada

The Art of Leadership for Women
April 5 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm PDT
Vancouver, BC

Bringing together today’s brightest women leaders to shape the future we all want to see

Be inspired at The Art of Leadership for Women in Vancouver on April 5, 2019, with keynote speaker Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and International Bestselling Author. Join over 1,600 leaders and participate in a full day of world-class learning, networking, and inspiration.

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WBE Canada

ProcureCon Canada 2019

April 9 – April 10
Toronto, ON

ProcureCon Canada is now in its 6th year, and remains the only procurement event in Canada that brings together top procurement executives to share expertise, drive efficiency and deliver value. Our conference is designed to provide procurement practitioners with the tools they need in staying on top of strategic cost savings, changes in global trade regulations, emerging technology and building stakeholder participation.

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Toronto Roundtable: Supporting LGBTQ2+ Employees and Mental Health

10 April @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

With support of Adaptability Canada and the Inclusive Workplace and Supply Council of Canada we will discuss how best to support employees mental health, and improve access to Employee Assistance Plans.

Pride at Work Canada invites representatives from its network of National and Regional Partners to a roundtable conversation hosted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) on the morning of Wednesday, April 10, 2019 where we will discuss best practices in this sometimes complicated space. April 10th is also the Day of Pink, so all are encouraged to wear pink to raise awareness on homophobic, biphobic, and transphobic bullying.

For more information or to register (up to two registrants per employer) please contact Jade Pichette at jade.pichette@prideatwork.ca no later than Thursday, April 4, 2019.

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WBE Canada

The Art of Leadership For Women
April 12 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm EDT
Toronto, ON

Bringing together today’s brightest women leaders to shape the future we all want to see

Be inspired at The Art of Leadership for Women in Toronto on April 12th with keynote speaker Robin Roberts, Co-Anchor, “Good Morning America”. Join over 2,000 leaders and participate in a full day of world-class learning, networking, and inspiration.

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Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

April 2019 TFAB networking event

April 16, 2019
Toronto, ON

Join our TFAB program’s 4th Aboriginal Business Networking Event. TFAB (Tools and Financing for Aboriginal Business) Networking Events provide valuable networking opportunities between a variety of corporations and Aboriginal businesses.

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Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

Indigenous Women in Leadership Award Presentation

April 16, 2019
Toronto, ON

The Indigenous Women in Leadership (IWIL) Award celebrates successful, accomplished and committed Indigenous women. IWIL is nationally recognized and serves as a platform to the future. Award recipients champion as role models for young Indigenous women.

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CAMSC

2019 Diversity Procurement Fair

April 16, 2019 – April 16, 2019

A great networking, learning and business building platform between global corporations and Aboriginal and minority-owned businesses. CAMSC’s Diversity Procurement Fair is now its 15th year and continues to build partnerships between corporate Canada and Aboriginal and minority-owned…

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WBE Canada

Breakfast With Brands: Automotive Industry
April 18 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm EDT
Toronto, ON

WBE Canada’s Breakfast with Brands events are designed to be educational and informative, providing greater access to procurement networks for women-owned businesses looking to succeed in corporate supply chains.

The second event in 2019’s Breakfast with Brands series hosted by The Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada) brings together certified women owned businesses and buyers from Automotive industry from Canada and the US. This event offers an opportunity for exceptional networking, learning, professional development and connections between certified diverse suppliers and corporations wanting to diversify their supply chains.

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Walmart Canada and WEConnect International in Canada
Tuesday, 23 April 2019
Mississauga, ON
**Registration closes March 23rd!!**
 
Free event
On April 23rd, Walmart Canada and WEConnect International will host a one-day Supplier Forum at the Walmart Canada Head Office in Mississauga, Ontario. This is a free event and open to women-owned businesses in the WEConnect International Network across Canada.
The Supplier Forum will include presentations from Walmart representatives outlining current and future business opportunities at assigned tables. It will also include a session for WBEs to deliver a 60-second pitch to Walmart merchants/buyers with feedback provided.
 

 

Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

Aboriginal Economic Development Conference

May 09, 2019
Calgary, AB

The 2019 CCAB Aboriginal Economic Development Conference focuses on topic discussions on the Aboriginal Procurement Marketplace with engaging keynote presentations and panel discussions relating to challenges, opportunities and best practices for the future.

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Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

2019 Annual Calgary Gala

May 09, 2019

Westin Calgary
Calgary, AB

The Annual Calgary Gala honours and celebrates the achievements of the Aboriginal Economic Development Corporation Award recipient.

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City of Toronto

by the City of Toronto’s Purchasing and Materials Management Division’s Social Procurement Program
Wed, May 29, 2019
Toronto, ON
*Free event*
 
This is your opportunity as a certified diverse supplier to interact with staff from various City divisions who will be hosting booths during a 3-hour networking session.
This event will provide you with insight into what each division purchases as well as the opportunity to network and learn about the City’s purchasing trends.
 

 

Canadian Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce

CGLCC LGBT+ Global Business Summit & Supplier Diversity Forum

Toronto, ON
May 30 – May 31 all day

This two-day event intends to help LGBT+ business owners, corporate leaders, professionals and young entrepreneurs make some sense of what the current economic environment may mean for their company and identify how they can successfully remain competitive and grow their business while remaining authentic.

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CAMSC

2019 Cross Border B2B Forum

June 04, 2019

CAMSC invites emerging and established Aboriginal, minority and diverse-owned businesses to join us as we explore business opportunities in corporate Canada’s supply chain. Learn what it means to be CAMSC certified and how it provides you with the connections to gain market access. Come…

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CAMSC

2019 GM – Supplier Connections

August 22, 2019

The GM Supplier Connections will take place on August 22, 2019 and will once again be held at the Renaissance Center Marriott in Detroit. I hope that you will attend our 10th annual event! More details to come.

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CAMSC

2019 – FCA Annual Matchmaker Event

September 12, 2019 – September 12, 2019

Welcome to the MatchMaker Event!

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Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

2019 Annual Vancouver Gala

September 26, 2019
Richmond, BC

The Annual Vancouver Gala honours and celebrates the recipient of the 2019 Award for Excellence in Aboriginal Relations and is designed to recognize any Canadian who has contributed to building bridges between Aboriginal peoples and Canadian society, and whose efforts make a substantial impact across Canada and across all sectors.

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CAMSC

2019 Business Achievement Awards Gala

September 26, 2019 – September 26, 2019

Join us for our 15th Business Achievement Awards Gala. This annual event is designed to recognize corporate leaders in supplier diversity and showcase successful certified Aboriginal and minority suppliers at CAMSC. It will take place on September 26, 2019 at the Liberty Grand in…

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