A GLOBAL COMMUNITY OF WOMEN ON THE RISE

 

A GLOBAL COMMUNITY OF WOMEN ON THE RISE

 

A GLOBAL COMMUNITY OF WOMEN ON THE RISE

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What if you had everything you needed to get to your leadership destination? WNORTH will support you as you reach new heights and deepen your impact on your organization, your community and your family. Accelerate your journey with inspiring workshops. Evolve your skills with bespoke resources. Cultivate connections with a community of talented, influential women at our events around the world

CONFERENCE

April 10-12, 2019

NITA LAKE LODGE, WHISTLER, BC

Accelerate your journey to senior executive leadership with this extraordinary conference. This boutique and multi-sector forum provides two days of inspirational talks, exceptional workshops and exclusive networking opportunities. Visionary presenters. Global influencers. Enduring connections. All nestled in the breathtaking resort town of Whistler, Canada.

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PAST CONFERENCE SPEAKERS

Donna Carpenter

Donna Carpenter

President & CEO of Burton, Vermont
Esther Ayorinde

Esther Ayorinde

Client Executive, Facebook Region at Cisco, Founder, Alter Ego Self-Esteem Camps for Girls, San Francisco, CA
Vicki Saunders

Vicki Saunders

Founder, SheEO, Toronto, ON
Elizabeth Cronise McLaughlin

Elizabeth Cronise McLaughlin

Founder, The Gaia Project for Women’s Leadership; CEO, Gaia Project Consulting, LLC, New York, NY
Halla Tomasdottir

Halla Tomasdottir

Presidential Candidate (2016) & TED Speaker, Iceland
Joanna Pena-Bickley

Joanna Pena-Bickley

Head of Design, Internet of Things at Amazon (IoT), Seattle, WA
Tej Singh Hazra

Tej Singh Hazra

Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, HSBC Bank Canada, Toronto, ON
Maria Ebrahimji

Maria Ebrahimji

Managing Partner, C5 Collective, Atlanta, GA
Veronica Juarez

Veronica Juarez

Head of Enterprise Initiatives at Lyft, San Francisco, CA
Diane Kazarian

Diane Kazarian

National Financial Services Leader & GTA Managing Partner, PwC, Toronto ON
Heather Rangel

Heather Rangel

Head of Tech Sector, Deloitte Tax LLP, San Francisco, CA
Catherine Roscoe Barr

Catherine Roscoe Barr

Founder, The Life Delicious, Vancouver BC

Past Event Speakers

Miranda Lam

Miranda Lam

Co-Founder & COO, Dojo
Amy Stanton

Amy Stanton

Founder & CEO, Stanton & Company LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Emma Codd

Emma Codd

Managing Partner, Talent, Deloitte UK
Pam Goldsmith-Jones

Pam Goldsmith-Jones

MP & Parliamentary Secretary to the Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs
Alison Nimmo

Alison Nimmo

Chief Executive of The Crown Estate
Farah Mohamed

Farah Mohamed

CEO, Malala Fund, Founder & CEO of G(irls)20
Max Foster

Max Foster

Anchor and London Correspondent at CNN
Lisa Hufford

Lisa Hufford

Founder & CEO, Simplicity Consulting

Global impact with a local touch

Join one of six WNORTH Chapters and benefit from boutique events and networking opportunities, all in the city that matters to you. Led by accomplished, influential women, Chapter programming is unique to each WNORTH hometown: Vancouver, Toronto, Seattle, San Francisco, New York and London.

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THE MEMBERS' CLUB

Transformative tools, remarkable experiences and invaluable connections to elevate your life and career.

The Members' Club connects you with other accomplished and driven leaders and grants you access to exclusive experiences and digital forums. Benefit from monthly workshops and interviews with special guests who are changing the face of business, turning connections into results.

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Building a Community and Affecting Positive Change

WNORTH's mission is a both bold and simple - we seek to develop more women to leading positions in business, and in doing so, we will elevate the teams they work with, the families they lead and the communities in which they live.

WNORTH is committed to achieving this both Locally and Globally, and is honoured to be able to contribute, through your support of the WNORTH Community, to inspire this change.

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WE SUPPORT

Testimonials

WNORTH was a wonderful experience from the opening reception to the closing message. The speakers shared relevant, diverse insights, and I have pages of notes filled with takeaways to implement in my career journey. I had the chance to make connections with and learn from women in different companies, industries, and geographical locations than myself, which I believe contributes to making me a more well-rounded leader. I can easily say that WNORTH is one of the best conferences I’ve attended.

Becky DeJonkerStrategy and Planning, Americas Architectures HQ, Cisco Systems

“I’ve attended the WNORTH Conference in Whistler for 3 years in a row and it’s been a rewarding experience both personally and professionally. I attend many conferences that offer great speakers but WNORTH has the added advantage of attracting a room of incredible peers. The social fabric of WNORTH compels networking, sharing and learning from each other. I walk away each year with valuable new connections and remain in close contact with many of them. It’s a pretty special experience.”

Ashley Willard BaumanSenior Director at Rennie Marketing Systems

"WNORTH brings together aspiring and experienced women leaders who share the same beliefs: a vision of leadership and passion to succeed... I was inspired by the sheer energy and caliber of the amazing talent in the room. A business colleague, who joined me at the event said: "I have been to numerous women leadership conferences, and WNORTH has succeeded my expectations above all". I couldn't agree more, and I eagerly look forward to next year's event!"

Janice HulsePrincipal - Kickstart Alliance

"Those goosebumps you get when you know, for sure, you've just been witness to something special. WNORTH was rich with honest-story-telling, and deep knowledge. Both the speakers and the audience bonded together in wonder. No question off-limits. No shortage of humility. Faces beamed. Pens scribbled frantically. Affirmation of total success."

Devon BrooksAward Winning Provocateur & Founder - Blo - Blow Dry Bar

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