The WOW Dinner 2019 in partnership with ITAC & Instituto Superior Técnico

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Reitoria da Universidade de Lisboa

Alameda da Universidade

1649-004 Lisboa

Portugal

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Dear Attendee, Thank you for interest in The WOW Dinner. Unfortionately, the ticket saled ended. Don t worry, we are more Dinners are planned. Keep an eye on our social media accounts. On the 18th of November we are going to Barcelona. Once again thank you for your support and work. We wish everyone an amazing Web Summit & all the other organizations the best in their mission ! Thank you once again, Team The WOW
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The WOW Dinner 2019!

Thank you for 3 years of support ! Please join us for our Anniversary and show that we can join forces !

Team The WOW & our recognized Partners

We truly thankful for the support and that we may organize the Third Edition as it begins to become a tradition before the Web Summit ! Together with our wonderful recognized Partners we offer you an amazing evening full of networking opportunities and interesting speakers. Among the attendees ; investors, incubators, Goverment from all around the globe. A great way to start the Web Summit !

Video of our edition in Canada earlier this year. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NG8g2xdvGWQ

Our recognized Partners

ITAC (Information Technology Association of Canada)

As Canada’s national ICT business association, the Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) champions the development of a robust and sustainable digital economy in Canada. A vital connection between business and government, we provide our members with the advocacy, networking and professional development services that help them to thrive nationally and compete globally.

A prominent advocate for the expansion of Canada’s innovative capacity, ITAC encourages technology adoption to capitalize on productivity and performance opportunities across all sectors. A member-driven not-for-profit, ITAC has served as the authoritative national voice of the $170 billion ICT industry for over 60 years. More than 36,000 Canadian ICT firms create and supply goods and services that contribute to a more productive, competitive, and innovative society. The ICT sector generates over one million jobs directly and indirectly and invests $4.9 billion annually in R&D, more than any other private sector performer

Instituto Superior Técnico

Instituto Superior Técnico to contribute to the development of society, promoting and sharing excellence in higher education in the fields of Architecture, Engineering, Science and Technology. Técnico offers Bachelor, Master and PhD programmes, lifelong training and develops Research, Development and Innovation (RD&I) activities, which are essential to provide an education based on the top international standards.

The WOW Dinner 2019 !

Thank you for 3 years of support ! Please join us for our Anniversery and show that we can join forces !

Team The WOW & our recognized Partners

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Speakers

We are truly honoured to welcome the Ambassador of Canada to Portugal.

Elizabeth Rice Madan

ELIZABETH RICE MADAN (BCOmm ( Honours), Queen's University; MPA, Queen's University) joined External Affairs and International Trade Canada in 1992. She is currently the Ambassador of Canada to the Portuguese Republic.

At the Headquarters, she has served as the director of the Mission Support Division (2016 -2018), responsible for public diplomacy and planning, and Southeast Asia and Oceania Relations Division ( 2010 to 2012). She also served as deputy director of South Asia Relations Division, the Korea and Oceania Trade Division and two Trade Team Canada task forces. Ms. Rice Madan has held numerous other positions in the areas of international business development, trade policy, investment promotion and corporate policies and planning.

Overseas, she served as the Political and Public Affairs Counsselor in Singapore ( 2012-2016), First Secretary, Political and Development in Canberra (2005 -2006) and as the Canadian exchange officer to the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (2006-2009). Prior to joining External Affairs, she completed a two-year economist training program with the Department of Finance, Treasury Board Secretariat, the Privy Council Office and Western Economic Diversification, and spent one year fostering entrepeneurship at Small Business Ontario.

She is married to Kapil Madan and they have three daugthers.

More amazing speakers will be announced later this week !

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PROGRAM

Third edition of The WOW Dinner

Please be on time out of respect for the other guests.

19:00 - 19:30 Check - In

19.30 - 20:00 Welcome Remarks by WOW Founder Isabel van der Kolk and Instituto Superior Técnico Message from ITAC (Janice McDonald ) and Introduction of Lisa Rice Madan, Ambassador of

Canada to Portugal

20:00 - Dinner Commences (Sponsor remarks)

20: 05 - Mrs. Clare Barnett , City of Brampton, Canada – Brief Remarks

20:10 - 21:15 ITAC Hosted Panel Discussion on Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Panel: Moderator: Janice Macdonald

Panelists: Fatima Zaida, Jackie King, Clare Barnett

22:15 - Closing speech

22:30 - Network and Mingle

23:00 - End

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FAQs

Be on time !

Out of respect of the speakers, other guests.

Dress Code

Business Casual ( no tshirts with networks or company logo's )

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Yes, and your printed ticket or phone ticket

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is parking space in the neighbourhood but, we would advice you to come by subway

or taxi/ uber.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Isabel van der Kolk

isabelvdkolk@yahoo.com

0031 653478252

Creator The WOW Dinner

What's the refund policy?

No Refunds

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Yes, and your printed ticket or phone ticket

18+ age

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes , please bring your printed ticket.

Can I update my registration information?

No, ID & Ticket have to match.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

No ( out of security rules) for our special guests

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Sorry, because of security reasons we can t let you in this time.

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In partnership with:

ITAC

University

Internacional Vinhos - Escritórios - Sponsor


Date and Time

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Reitoria da Universidade de Lisboa

Alameda da Universidade

1649-004 Lisboa

Portugal

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Refund Policy

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