Ascend Canada Annual Conference
September 22, 2020 12:00 pm EDT — September 24, 2020 1:30 pm EDT
Regular price: Can$75
Participating Catalyst Staff:
September 22, 2020 12:00 pm EDT — September 24, 2020 1:30 pm EDTRegular price: Can$75
Catalyst partner organization Ascend Canada invites you to its Annual Conference. The event theme this year Connect. Learn. Unleash your Potential, and brings together a diverse mix of influential thought leaders to discuss a variety of topics ranging from diversity, equality, leadership and professional development.
Ascend Canada adapted the conference to an all-virtual environment this year, with thought-provoking leaders and knowledge-boosting workshops. The line-up of speakers over this 3-day professional development conference will inspire attendees to be greater leaders.
Here’s a few who will be dropping by:
- Rola Dagher, Global Channel Chief, Dell Technologies
- Serena Fong, Vice President, Strategic Engagement
- Eva Lau, Founding and General Partner, Two Small Fish Ventures
- Raj Viswanathan, Chief Financial Officer, Scotiabank
The team has a series of 45 minute-workshops to help attendees discover new skills and capabilities or learn about a new area of interest, including topics such as:
- Mindful leadership in the modern world
- Why environmental, social, and governance is even more important now
- Bias in artificial intelligence and machine learning
- How intentional employee experience evolves leadership
- Insider tips on how to network in today’s digital world and succeed in digital selling
- How to stand up to racism and bias in the workplace
To review the full agenda with descriptions, visit the website here.