Women in Communications and Technology Manitoba (WCT MB) and Maven invite you to our Speaker Series: Mentorship | Coaching | Sponsorship. In this interactive workshop, we will define these relationships and show you how to navigate mentors, coaches, and sponsors in your career. Enjoy a powerful morning packed with speakers, a panel discussion, and networking opportunities with industry professionals.
Speaker Series: Mentorship | Coaching | Sponsorship is generously hosted by CWB National Leasing.
Agenda 8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration and light breakfast
8:30-9:15 a.m. Jessica Watson, Turn Yourself Up Coaching, defines mentorship, coaching and sponsorship Panel discussion with Shannon Leppky, SEE Coaching and consulting and Lola Hutton, CWB National Leasing
9:15-11:00 a.m. Speed Mentoring with communication and technology industry professionals
Maven is an ICTAM initiative that promotes gender parity in Manitoba's tech sector. WCT MB engages and inspires women to build careers and achieve leadership in Canada's communication and technology sectors.
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.