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The Globe and Mail Centre

351 King St. East

17th Floor

Toronto, ON M5A 0N1

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Pressing for Progress: Sustainable Advancement for Women in Entrepreneurship and Innovation



Please join us on International Women’s Day for a lively panel discussion on Women Entrepreneurs and Innovation!

On March 8, 2018, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce is partnering with BMO Financial Group to host a breakfast event on this very important topic.

Panelists will speak to the implications for business and the Canadian economy resulting from gender differences in approaches to innovation. They will also deliberate the different roles that industry and various levels of government can play to create a robust ecosystem for women business owners.

The Hon. Bardish Chagger, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Minister of Small Business and Tourism will now be joining our dynamic group of speakers to deliver special remarks and participate in the panel discussion.

Speakers:

  • Hon. Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism
  • Clare Beckton, Executive in Residence-CREWW, Carleton U
  • Julia Deans, CEO, Futurpreneur
  • Sabrina Geremia, Country Director, Google Canada
  • Hon. Harinder Malhi, Ontario Minister of the Status of Women
  • Janice McDonald, President, The Beacon Agency
  • Nancy Shaw, CEO, Greater Oshawa Chamber of Commerce
  • Dev Srinivasan, Head, Canadian Business Banking Sales Operations and Strategic Initiatives, BMO

Agenda:
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. - Registration & Light Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. - Program

Attire: Business

Please Register by Thursday, March 1, 2018

Join the Conversation #BMOforWomen, #IWD2018, #PressforProgress and check out BMOforWomen.com.




Globe and Mail Centre

Directions

  • From east-end: Drive south on DVP, exit Richmond St (downtown), left on Berkeley St., right on King St. Follow until 351 King Street East• From west-end: Drive east on Gardiner, exit Jarvis St., turn left (northbound), turn right onto King St. Follow until 351 King Street East

  • TTC Eastbound from King subway station. Take King streetcar eastbound #504/ #503/ #514, exit at Ontario St

  • TTC Westbound from Broadview Station. Take King streetcar westbound #504, exit at Ontario St.

Parking

There are several paid parking lots within walking distance to The Globe and Mail Centre (please refer to Parking Map), as well as limited street parking.



Join the Conversation #BMOforWomen, #IWD2018, #PressforProgress and check out BMOforWomen.com.

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The Globe and Mail Centre

351 King St. East

17th Floor

Toronto, ON M5A 0N1

Canada

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