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Toronto Workshop: "How to Get Yourself on a Board" - Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Women Get On Board

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)

Toronto Workshop: "How to Get Yourself on a Board" -...

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How to Get Yourself on a Board: Single Ticket   more info 9 Tickets Ended CA$300.00 CA$14.09 CA$40.83

Event Details

 

Getting Board-Ready Workshops from Women Get On Board 

This "Getting Board-Ready" workshop is developed to provide you with insights on How to Get Yourself on a Board.  Getting yourself board-ready is a journey where you need to be realistic in your skills, experience and value you bring to a board. You also need to be mindful that it is a very competitive marketplace. There is an over-supply of qualified corporate directors for a limited supply of available corporate board seats.

"How to Get Yourself on a Board" workshop:
Please join us on Wednesday, September 19th, 2018!

What will be covered:

  • Building your board profile
  • Preparing your board resume
  • Board planning/Go to market strategy
  • Preparing for board interview

 

This event is discounted for Women Get On Board (WGOB) members. Please email connect@womengetonboard.ca for your member discount code.  To become a member, please email us at connect@womengetonboard.ca


 

Facilitator

Deborah Rosati, FCPA, FCA, ICD.D 

Corporate Director & Founder & CEO, Women Get On Board 

 

Deborah Rosati is an accomplished Corporate Director, entrepreneur, Fellow Chartered Professional Accountant (FCPA) and certified Corporate Director (ICD.D) with more than 30 years of experience in technology, consumer, retail, private equity and venture capital. As an experienced Audit Committee and Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee chair, Deborah provides extensive knowledge as a Corporate Director in the areas of financial and enterprise risk management, corporate strategy, transformational changes, M&A, corporate governance and CEO and board succession planning. 


Deborah is the Founder & CEO of Women Get On Board, a leading member-based company that connects, promotes and empowers women to corporate boards. She was selected as a Diversity 50 2014 candidate, and also recognized in 2012 as one of WXN’s Top 100 Canada’s Most Powerful Women in the corporate director award category. 

Deborah’s thought leadership on corporate governance, board diversity and entrepreneurship are profiled on her website. 

 

Corporate Director In Residence

 Wendy Kei, CPA,CA

Corporate Director, Financial Expert, Enterprise Risk Management 

 

Ms. Wendy Kei currently serves on the boards of Ontario Power Generation Inc. (OPG) and is the Chair of the Audit Committee for both Guyana Goldfields, Inc. (Guy Gold)(TSX: GUY) and Royal Nickel Corporation (RNC Minerals)(TSX: RNX).
Ms. Kei is an accomplished Finance Executive with over 25 years of business experience in a variety of industries. For the past 14 years, she has been working within the mining industry and brings a strong focus on corporate governance, finance, risk management and significant expertise in executing complex mergers and acquisitions.
Ms. Kei is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA-CA) and previously served as Chief Financial Officer of Dominion Diamond Corporation (formerly Harry Winston Diamond Corporation and Aber Diamond Corporation). Ms. Kei has also previously served as Chief Financial Officer – Mining Segment, Vice President and Corporate Controller for Dominion and held various senior management roles with Counsel Corporation, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and Sunoco Inc.
Ms. Kei is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, and holds a Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo. Ms. Kei was selected as a Diversity 50 2016 Candidate by the Canadian Board Diversity Council.



 

Date: 
Wednesday, September, 19th

Time:
8:30 am - 9:00 am: Light breakfast, networking
9:00 am – 12:00 pm: Workshop

Where:
PwC - Hong Kong Boardroom 
18 York St #2600 
Toronto, ON   M5J 0B2
Tel: 416-863-1133

Please purchase your ticket by September 17th, 2018
Please note that tickets are transferrable but no refunds or exchanges for this event are available.

 


Photography & Video: Events may be photographed and may be videotaped. If you have any concerns or questions please contact us at connect@womengetonboard.ca. The resulting images may be used in Women Get On Board advertisements including print and digital, electronic communications including event announcements, and emails on www.womengetonboard.ca and on Women Get On Board’s social media channels.


 

Women Get On Board is a leading member-based company that connects, promotes and empowers women to corporate boards. We do this through an engaged community of women and men in Canada committed to advancing gender diversity in the boardroom.





Have questions about Toronto Workshop: "How to Get Yourself on a Board" - Wednesday, September 19th, 2018? Contact Women Get On Board

When & Where


PwC

18 York St #2600
Toronto, ON M5J 0B2
Canada

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)


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