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2018 CALGARY WOMEN IN TECH WEEK FORUM - MAY 1&2

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MACDONALD HALL - SAIT CAMPUS

1301 16 Ave NW

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MAY 1st & 2nd FORUM AGENDA

Venue: MacDonald Hall, SAIT Campus


May 1 Forum Agenda: Day 1

9:15 AM – 9:45 AM KEYNOTE - LEADING AT THE EDGE OF EMPATHY
Erin Thorp, Sr. Construction Manager- CANA Construction/Author

9:45 - 10:30 AM DIVERSITY IN THE WORKFORCE PANEL
Moderator- Jake Stika, Co-Founder & Executive Director of NextGen Men
Avra Davidoff, Consultant, The Leadership Success Group
Susan Elford, PR Strategist, Leadership & Communications Coach
Laurie Desautels, Sr.Director Digital at Strategy & PWC
Patricia Goulbourne, Surface A&D Project Lead for ConocoPhillips Canada;
Personal and Professional Coach at UR-Essence

10:45 - 11:30 AM WOMEN ON BOARDS PANEL
Moderator - Isabelle Petite, Contracts Lead - Schlumberger
Audrey Mascarenhas, President & CEO at Questor Technology Inc.
Catherine Brownlee - President & CEO of CBI
Stan Magidson, Chairman & CEO of Alberta Securities Commission


11:30 AM - 12 PM KEYNOTE: MARKETING DISRUPTION
Marketing disruption-Shaping Business Evolution
Lisa Genovese, President BottomLine Marketing

12NOON - 1 PM LUNCH BUFFET

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM KEYNOTE - TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION
Joy Romero, VP, Tech & Innovation-Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.
Technological Innovation/Woman in Leadership, the Futureface of Technology – Accessing the Global Talent Pool

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM MEET THE MONEY - Presented by Fidelity

Moderator Rashmi Madhusudan - Sr. Manager-People Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP
Victoria Bennett, Crowdfunding Expert/Strategic Marketing Principal at Bennett Milner Williams Consulting Ltd.
Corissa Topolnisky, Market Leader- Commercial Financial services,RBC
Kathryn Black, Manager, Regional Sales for Western Canada-Fidelity

2:30: PM - 3:00 PM KEYNOTE - INTEGRATING WORK-LIFE BALANCE
Stacey Berger, Ever-Expanding Coaching


May 1 Forum Agenda: Day 2

9:15 AM – 9:45 AM KEYNOTE - FINDING THE LEADER IN YOU!
Lindsay Schneider, CEO - Human Capital with Arcane

9:45 - 10:30 AM ALL ABOUT IPO'S - Presented by Collins Barrow
Moderator-Terry Booth, Partner Collins Barrow
Lara Gaede FCA, CFA, ICD.D - CFO & Chief Accountant, Alberta Securities Commission
Ariane Young - Partner, TingleMerrett LLP
Jennifer Baugh - Associate Lawyer at DLA Piper (Canada) LLP

10:45 - 11:30 AM BLOCKCHAIN FOR EVERYTHING - Presented by: Creative Destruction Labs Rockies
Moderator-Dan Giurescu, Founder TerraHub
Elena Dumitrascu - Blockchain Educator & Tech Start up Mentor, Co-Founder of Terra Hub
Jana Hanova - CleanTech and Energy Venture Lead at Creative Destruction Labs Rockies
Nav Shergill - COO/CFO, Vizworx
Trish Josephs -Terra Life Sciences,VP- Clinical Engagement, Education & Innovation Founder/CEO,Echo Communications and Marketing

11:30AM - 12PM. KEYNOTE: CYBER SECURITY
Cybersecurity: Navigating Safely in Our Digital World
Lynn Taylor, VP, Development -Oildex

12NOON - 1PM. LUNCH BUFFET

1:00PM - 1:30PM KEYNOTE - NEGOTIATE YOUR WORTH: KEY STRATEGIES FOR WOMEN NEGOTIATING A PAY RAISE
Kristina Sammut, President & Co-Founder of Executive Coaching for Women Board Chair-Ontario Association of Career Management

1:30PM - 2:15PM TECHNOVATION & YOUNG CODERS

Moderator: Zakiah Kassam - President at AirVironment Canada Inc.
• Zeynin Juma: Calgary Ismaili Community Technovation Sponsor, Technovation technical mentor, Solution Specialist at Husky Energy
• Fatemeh Hosseini: Technovation technical mentor, graduate student and Research Assistant Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary
• Slavena Petrova: Technovation business mentor, Contracts Coordinator - Instrumentation and Controls at Suncor
• Melanie Sucha: Technovation business mentor, Team Lead - Enterprise Information Consulting at Suncor Energy
• Mea Wang: Technovation Regional Ambassador, Associate Professor Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary
• Tanisha Dosani: Calgary Ismaili Community Technovation participant, "VolunHeroes"
• Ilham Rawji: Calgary Ismaili Community Technovation participant, "VolunHeroes"
• Jenna Juma: Calgary Ismaili Community Technovation participant, "VolunHeroes"


2:30:PM - 3:00PM DATAMATION Presented by: SAIT
Giri Berenstein, BI Practice Lead - Groundswell Group Inc.

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