Women in Communications and Technology is coming to Nova Scotia!
WCT-NS is the newest chapter of the WCT, a national network of women and men who inspire and advance the careers of women in Canada's digital economy. Join us on November 2nd for our Launch event, featuring guest speaker Dee Ann Lama, VP of Sales at Cisco, a light lunch reception, and an exceptional networking opportunity!
1400 members strong and growing, WCT provides leadership recognition, management, and mentorship programs. Over 25 years, members have accessed national and local educational opportunities, up-to-date industry intelligence and events. As a collaborative hub, entrepreneurs, individuals, organizations and companies tap into the best and brightest women in Canada's communications and technology industries.
Overall, WCT enables growth within your personal network, provides an environment to encourage and embrace your ambitions and the tools to bring us all to the next level.
Established in 1991, Canadian Women in Communications and Technology's (WCT) mission is a national organization dedicated to the advancement of women through a coast to coast network of professional women, men and companies in communications and technology.
Headquartered in Ottawa, WCT empowers women in broadcasting, cable, telecommunications, digital media and technology to achieve professional success, to aim higher and to be recognized for their achievements.
Through partnerships with organizations such as Information Communications Technology Council, Information Technology Alliance of Canada and Wired Women, WCT has increased its efforts to strengthen the leadership role of women driving innovation and smart growth in Canada.
Our vision is to be the leading organization that inspires and advances women as leaders and contributors to Canada's digital economy.
We will achieve our vision through leadership and skills development, mentorship, recognition and by building and promoting a national community for women in communications and technology.
To be the catalyst for advancing women's leadership in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors
To facilitate women's career advancement through mentorship, skills and leadership training, networking, and recognition
To help companies access female talent
1500 members across Canada from all sectors of the communications and technology sectors. Ten Chapters coast to coast: British Columbia, Edmonton, Calgary, Manitoba, Greater Toronto Area, Kitchener-Waterloo, London, Ottawa-Gatineau, Quebec, New Brunswick.