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ELSE Mentorship Program 2016 Launch

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Centre for Social Innovation - Atrium at 192 Spadina Avenue

192 Spadina Avenue

Ground Floor

Toronto, ON M5T 2C7

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After a successful year in 2015, ELSE is excited to kick off this year by bringing together mentors & mentees.

Join us for an evening of networking, group discussions, and Q&A on key topics essential for upcoming professionals to embark on a career in this industry.

We believe Mentorship is an effective way for experienced professionals to share knowledge, and a great resource to mentees as they embark on their career. Sign up today at: www.elsecanada.ca/mentorship.


Featured Mentors:

Alexander McIsaac, Manager, Business Development and Projects at NRStor Inc.

Benjamin Weir, Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs at Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA)

Jonathan Frank, Business Development & Marketing Lead at PowerHub and Director, Projects at CoPower Inc.

John Wilson, VP Operations at Bullfrog Power Inc.

Kevin Campbell, Renewable Energy Developer at EDF EN Canada

Kristin Lau, Owner & Photographer at Kristin Lau Photography - showcasing solar projects in Nepal

Mark Porter, Senior Associate at Ernst & Young Orenda Corporate Finance

Oleg Popovsky, Co-Founder & Strategy Officer at Constant Power Inc.

Paolo Maccario, COO and General Manager at Silfab Solar Ontario Inc.

Sylvie Briz, Director of Marketing and Business Development, Residential Energy Storage at Panasonic Eco Solutions

Wayne Chu, Senior Engineer at City of Toronto's Renewable Energy Office


Agenda

6:15PM Sign in & Networking

6:30PM - 7PM Introduction of Mentors

7PM - 7:30PM Break Out Session #1

7:30PM - 8PM Break Out Session #2

8PM - 8:30PM Break Out Session #3

8:30PM - 8:45PM Networking & Conclusion of Event

Format: There will be 5 groups, with ~2 mentors at each group. Mentees can choose which group they are interested in at the start of each Session. Therefore, mentees will be able to participate in 3/5 groups this evening.

Content: It'll be an interative evening, as small groups will allow for meaningful dialogues! Discussions/Q&A will be focused around industry insight and career advice based on the Mentors' experience. Each group's topic will vary based on the mentors background. It is suggested that mentees come prepared with questions they may have for the mentors.


***Tickets include drinks and snacks***

Sponsored by Steam Whistle & Loblaws (Portland and Queen) & Fresh Restaurant


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Centre for Social Innovation - Atrium at 192 Spadina Avenue

192 Spadina Avenue

Ground Floor

Toronto, ON M5T 2C7

Canada

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