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February 2021

WEOC X: Exchange, Expand, Explore – 2021 National Conference

February 20 @ 8:00 am - February 26 @ 5:00 pm EST
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One event on February 20, 2021 at 8:00 am

WEOC X: Exchange, Expand, Explore - 2021 National Conference for Women's Entrepreneurial Support Organizations and Staff About the event: Leave your clients at the office and join peers from across the country for this month-long, free conference designed for those who work directly with women entrepreneurs in Canada. Take in live presentations from top experts, participate in critical conversations and panel discussions, and network with other business advisors, financial advisors, marketing experts and leaders from across the ecosystem. Together we…

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Women Entrepreneurship Conference: She-Covery: The Role of Women’s Entrepreneurship in Pandemic Recovery

February 23 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST

As Canada begins to focus on post-pandemic economic recovery, supporting women entrepreneurs is more critical than ever before. The research shows clearly that structural barriers long-faced by women entrepreneurs have been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, an economic and health crisis that has affected women entrepreneurs more than men and has affected Indigenous, racialized and other diverse entrepreneurs most of all. In this session, we’ll discuss how the ecosystem is responding to support women entrepreneurs during this time. Register for…

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Ottawa: What Does Advocacy Mean to You? (Group Discussion)

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Free

A 60-minute discussion and networking session where you can connect with like-minded business owners on issues that are important to you.This event is for women-identified and non-binary entrepreneurs based in and around Ottawa.A 60-minute discussion and networking session where you can connect with like-minded business owners on the issues that are important to you.If you believe more can be done to support women and non-binary entrepreneurs, be it through funding, access to resources, or things like universal childcare, then this…

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March 2021

Women Entrepreneurship Conference: See It Be It – Crushing Entrepreneurial Stereotypes

March 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

Entrepreneurial stereotypes shape the design of funding programs, incubators and training, and influence financing decisions. Perhaps more importantly, they shape the aspirations and confidence of women. During this session, we will discuss the gendered and culturally specific assumptions about entrepreneurship and the challenges they present to women and introduce WEKH’s new See It Be It database of 1,000+ award-winning, Canadian women entrepreneurs. Register for the event here

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Women Entrepreneurship Conference; Financing Pathways

March 11 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm EST

Financing women entrepreneurs’ is a necessary step to creating an equitable entrepreneurial ecosystem, but research shows that women entrepreneurs face barriers to financing at the societal, organizational, and individual level. This session will look at Canada’s funding ecosystem map and highlight some of the innovative models getting capital into the hands of women entrepreneurs. Register for the event here

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Toronto: Rising to the Challenge [60-Minute Group Discussion & Networking]

March 12 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am EST
Free

A 60-minute discussion and networking session where you can connect with like-minded business owners on issues that are important to you.CanACT Toronto is for women-identified and non-binary entrepreneurs based in and around the Toronto area.A 60 minute discussion and networking session where you can connect with like-minded business owners on the issues that are important to you.Join the conversation if you want to:Meet other entrepreneurs in your communityExchange ideas and adviceIdentify shared concerns and discuss solutionsMake your voice heard and…

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Women Entrepreneurship Conference: Ecosystem Progress and Challenges

March 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT

The women entrepreneurship ecosystem has changed tremendously since Canada first committed to supporting women entrepreneurs as part of their bold vision for the country’s economic growth and inclusion. In this session we’ll review the goals of Canada’s Women Entrepreneurship Strategy, celebrate the achievements of the ecosystem, discuss challenges and ask the critical question: where do we go from here? Register for the event here

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Mississauga/Brampton: Rising to the Challenge (Group Discussion)

March 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
Free

A 60-minute discussion and networking session where you can connect with like-minded business owners on issues that are important to you.CanACT Mississauga/Brampton is for women-identified and non-binary entrepreneurs based in and around the Mississauga/Brampton area.A 60 minute discussion and networking session where you can connect with like-minded business owners on the issues that are important to you.Join the conversation if you want to:Meet other entrepreneurs in your communityExchange ideas and adviceIdentify shared concerns and discuss solutionsMake your voice heard and…

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Durham: Rising to the Challenge [60-Minute Group Discussion & Networking]

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Free

A 60-minute discussion and networking session where you can connect with like-minded business owners on issues that are important to you.CanACT Durham is for women-identified and non-binary entrepreneurs based in and around the Durham area.A 60 minute discussion and networking session where you can connect with like-minded business owners on the issues that are important to you.Join the conversation if you want to:Meet other entrepreneurs in your communityExchange ideas and adviceIdentify shared concerns and discuss solutionsMake your voice heard and…

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April 2021

DHSBA: Your Virtual Trade Show

April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 31, 2021

Free

YOU bring the questions we bring the EXPERTS! On the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., we provide a trade show atmosphere at World Event Center! Each month you will meet experts in areas such as; home renovation, landscape, financial, coaching, nutrition, fitness, esthetics, law, catering… you name it! They just might be here! Who will benefit most? - Consumers looking for advice and direction or maybe just to get a handle on who’s who in the community!…

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