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Atlantic ConnecTions Conference 2019

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University of Prince Edward Island

550 University Avenue

School of Sustainable Design Engineering

Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3

Canada

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The Atlantic ConnecTions Conference provides an opportunity for women and gender minorities in Science, Engineering, Trades and Technology (SETT) from Atlantic Canada to share their experiences of studying and working in male-dominated fields, to network with others, and to develop action items with the goal of advancing women in SETT. Women, gender minorities, and their allies in SETT from a cross-section of industries, education, government, and not-for-profit organizations are invited to attend the conference.

The Atlantic ConnecTions Conference is an official CCWESTT Regional Conference


Preliminary Schedule:

Thursday, May 30:

  • Pre-conference Workshop (optional) - "Making Your Communication Style Work For You" - A WinSETT Centre Special Topics Workshop. Separate registration is required, please CLICK HERE to register.
  • Workshop for Apprentices and Tradeswomen - Hosted by CCWESTT
  • Evening Reception
  • Screening of the documentary 'The Woman Who Loves Giraffes' please RSVP


Friday, May 31:

  • What's Been Happening - an update from various SETT organizations in Atlantic Canada
  • Panel 1: Inclusion in the SETT Workforce - panel followed by break-outs by sector on this topic
  • Lunch
  • Panel 2: Retention of Women in SETT - panel followed by break-outs by sector on this topic (feature student-specific break-out)
  • Panel 3: Strategies for Hiring Women - panel followed by break-outs by sector on this topic
  • Professional Resiliency for Women - With Dr. Dayna Lee-Baggley, Ph.D., R. Psych. Registered Clinical Psychologist


Please visit our conference website, www.AtlanticConnecTions.ca for more detailed information.



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University of Prince Edward Island

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School of Sustainable Design Engineering

Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3

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