Happy International Women's Day!Join us for a Special Virtual Discussion on March 17th, 2021

Updated: Jun 1, 2021

In honour of International Women's Day, CNAR is pleased to announce a special virtual discussion that specifically addresses issues facing professional women, including challenges that have arisen in the wake of COVID. This discussion will take place on March 17th from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Admission is complimentary but CNAR encourages a $20 donation per person to the Canadian Women's Foundation (https://canadianwomen.org/) by clicking HERE.

Our powerhouse panel features Julie Maciura, Managing Partner, Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc; Stephanie Price, Executive Vice President, Regulator Affairs, Engineers Canada; and Deborah Wolfe, Executive Director, National Committee on Accreditation & Law Schools Programs Federation of Law Societies of Canada.

Planned topics include:

  • under representation of women on boards

  • wage gap

  • strategies and tactics to successfully elevate one’s career (particularly in male-dominated fields)

  • how women can help empower other women (programs, mentorship, etc.)

  • work/life balance: how COVID has set women back and recommendations to reverse/solve this issue

Following a moderated discussion, attendees will have an opportunity to participate in breakout sessions with the panelists to share their own experiences in smaller group discussions. If you have any questions about the session, please contact Alana Coleman at acoleman@cnar-rcor.ca.