WEDNESDAY October 24, 2018 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Marriott Victoria Inner Harbour, Pacific Ballroom
CGI and Island Women in Science and Technology present:
Are we there yet? Gender Diversity and Equality in the Technology Sector Panel Presentation
Join us for a candid discussion about where we are with gender diversity in the tech sector and – more importantly – how do we get where we want to be? $10 includes appies and fascinating conversation!
- 5:30 pm Registration with appies and cash bar
- 6:00 pm Panel discussion
- 7:15pm Networking
PANELISTS Lori Wannamaker, Deputy Minister Finance BC | Nikki Sieben, Executive Tech Consultant | Wency Lum, Chief Information Officer, University of Victoria
Special thanks to our partner:
Wednesday May 9, 2018 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Flying High – 2108 STEM Crawl
STAY TUNED for details and registration link
Wednesday November 15 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Victoria
Leading the Way Leadership Conference. Paying it Forward | The Role of a Champion
Ogden Point Cruise Ship Welcome Centre 185 Dallas Rd, Victoria, BC V8V 1A1
Over 80 women attended this years conference. conference you will ever experience! In 2016 iWIST launched a conference aimed at building deeper connections for women in STEM. We came together, mid to senior level women who wanted to “pay it forward” and encourage women to stay in STEM. Panels include Business Intelligence and Data Science – Diversity as Advantage? Best Advice I ever Ignored – Leadership Stories and Solving the Funding Puzzle.
Business Intelligence Panel featuring Deepali Arora, Paris Gaudet, Veronica McInnis, Katie Bateman-McGoff
Thursday October 12 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Victoria Nailed it!
Creative Tech Crawl
Discover hidden artistry, digital design and quirky careers here in Victoria
With your crawl hosts: Robyn Quinn (iWIST) and Corina Ludwig (FunctionFox)
Special thank you to our participating stations: FunctionFox, Codename Entertainment, Latitude Geographics Group, ESIT Advanced Solutions Inc (a DXC Company), JASCO Technologies, Starfish Medical, Suburbia Studios
Thursday May 4 10:40 am – 5:00 pm
Better than beer — the 2017 iWIST Science and Tech Crawl
Visit eight amazing STEM organizations with our pub crawl style event. Last year was a big hit – You’ll meet the movers and shakers on the tech scene plus a few surprises, Salt & Pepper Fox lunch and a wrap up with drinks, appies and prizes on the Shoal Point patio. Only 35 spots so don’t delay!
Special thanks to our tech crawl sponsors: