CATA CEO John Reid (in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada), interviews Emily Boucher, Executive Director, CanWIT (in Halifax, Nova Scotia) on the importance of mentorship and diversity initiatives to attract and retain women in Canada’s technology sector. CanWIT has seen unprecedented growth this year with its expanded mandate to improve programming for entrepreneurs and Gen-Y leaders. The interview will profile the best practices gained from CanWIT’s National eMentorship program, the first on-line program of its kind in Canada targeting women in technology, and look at the network’s goals for the coming year.
- Time: Thursday, September 26th at 10:30 am EST (please check your time zone)
- Session hashtag: #CATAOnAir
- Twitter: @CATAAlliance
- To watch the live stream of this session, visit CATAAlliance’s Google+ Page on Thursday, September 26th at 11:30 am EST or the CATA web page at this URL: http://www.cata.ca/onair/