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Power IT Up Workshop: Fostering Female Leadership (Oct. 16th)

  • 16 Oct 2014
  • 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
  • World Trade and Convention Centre, 1800 Argyle St, Halifax, NS (Suite 303).
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Power IT Up:

Fostering Female Leadership

Join Digital Nova Scotia (DNS) for this follow-up workshop to our sold-out Power IT Up session this past April. DNS hopes to maintain the momentum with action-oriented, real-world solutions to support the career advancement of women in Nova Scotia's Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector. Women in mid-level management positions and those aspiring to obtain senior-level positions within Nova Scotia's technology sector are invited to participate. Join this session to:

- build on action plans for career advancement

- learn more about different initiatives led by businesses and organizations to support the career advancement of women in ICT

- review, discuss, and apply the Catalyst Career Pathways Toolkit with Coleen MacKinnon, Director Quebec and Eastern Canada, Catalyst Canada

- obtain an overview and update on DNS' Women Leaders Fueling the Digital Economy project

Results from this workshop will be included in Digital Nova Scotia's 36-month "Women Leaders Fueling the Digital Economy" project, funded by Status of Women Canada.

Driving diversity. Accelerating the workforce.

Facilitator: Christa (Chris) Hornberger, CMC

Ms. Hornberger is a founding partner in Halifax Global Inc., a management consulting firm that in 2013 celebrated 10 years of serving clients throughout Atlantic Canada and Ontario. In addition to her extensive experience in management consulting and project management, Ms Hornberger has held a variety of senior level positions in the public and private sectors in Canada and the United States, both in line management and information technology prior to launching her consulting career.

Chris is passionate about supporting women in leadership. She has mentored young entrepreneurial women and women in management, and provides strategic counsel and advisory services to women leaders.

Date: October 16, 2014

Time: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm (Atlantic Time)

Location: World Trade and Convention Centre, 1800 Argyle St, Halifax, NS (Suite 303).

A light lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Register NOW as seats are limited!

1301-1809 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS B3J 3K8

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