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WPT Panel: Personal Development November 1

Personal Development and Performance: What can business learn from sport? When: Thursday, November 1, 6:30-8:30pm Where: Bitheads, 1309 Carling Ave Cost: $12 early bird, $15 after Oct 25 Register at wptpersonaldev.eventbrite.ca To kick off this season’s theme of Optimizing Performance, WPT Ottawa is hosting a speaker panel on Personal Performance and Development, which we’ll approach […]

WPT kickoff at Klipfolio

Pub Night at Klipfolio September 26, 2018   When: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 – 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT) Where: Klipfolio, 111 Albert Street, Suite 300, Ottawa Ontario Cost: $12 early bird, $15 after Sept 19, includes drinks and snacks   This year’s Women Powering Technology Ottawa theme is Optimizing Performance.  Before choosing the best element from […]

WPT Panel: Closing the Gap May 9

When: Wednesday May 9, 2018 – 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) Where: bitHeads, 1309 Carling Avenue (Westgate Mall), Ottawa On Cost: $12 early bird, $15 general (includes refreshments) Register now: wptclosegap.eventbrite.ca Building on this year’s theme of Changing the Landscape, our May 9 panel discussion will be on Closing the Gap – making change […]

Spring pub night at Klipfolio March 27

When: Tuesday March 27, 2018, 7:00-9:30PM Where: Klipfolio,  111 Albert Street. #suite 300 (World Exchange Plaza) Cost: $12 early bird until March 20, $15 General Admission Register: https://wptklipfoliopub.eventbrite.ca Continuing this year’s theme of Changing the Landscape, we will be discussing how to make a positive change in our communities. Following on initiatives such as #MoveTheDial, we will […]

WPT Panel: Creating change in your organization Feb 6 at Adobe

When: Tuesday February 6, 2018 – 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT) Where: Adobe, 343 Preston Ave, Ottawa On Cost: $12 Early bird ends January 30th ($15 general) includes drinks and snacks Register now: https://wptcreatingchange.eventbrite.ca Building on this year’s theme of Changing the Landscape, our second panel will focus on women who have influenced or created […]

[Ottawa] Holiday Party at Shopify Dec 6 7-10PM

Join Women Powering Technology for our annual Holiday Party at Shopify! When: Wed Dec 6 7-10PM Where: Shopify, 150 Elgin St Cost: $12 early bird, $15 after Nov 29 Register: https://wptholiday2017.eventbrite.ca Get your tickets early as last year sold out!  Shopify’s unique space provides a perfect festive backdrop for meeting new people and reconnecting with friends while […]

[Ottawa] Panel Nov 1: Embracing and creating personal change

When: Wednesday Nov 1, 2017 6:30-9:00 Where: bitHeads, Westgate Mall Cost: $12 early bird until October 25, regular price $15, includes light refreshments Purchase tickets at: wptpersonalchange.eventbrite.ca This year’s theme is Changing the Landscape. Our first panel will focus on change at a personal level. Change is an inevitable part of every woman’s career. Sometimes […]

[Ottawa]Pub Night at Adobe Sept 26

When: Tuesday September 26, 2017 – 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT) Where: Adobe, 343 Preston St, Ottawa On Cost: $12 early bird, $15 after Sept 19, includes drinks and snacks Register now: https://wpt2017kickoff.eventbrite.ca This is a great opportunity to have fun while networking with your peers. This year’s theme is Changing the Landscape. Our panels and […]

[Ottawa] Pub night on the Pythian Patio June 20

Wind down the season with WPT on Pythian’s Patio! When: June 20, 7-9:30 PM Where: Pythian, 319 McRae Avenue (near Bushtukah in Westboro) Cost: $12 early bird, $15 after June 14 (includes drinks and snacks) Register at https://wptpythianpatio.eventbrite.ca Kick into summer gear with our final event of the season. Sip a cocktail on the patio at […]

[Ottawa] Panel: Empowerment Through Mentorship May 2nd

  When: May 2nd, 2017 6:30-9:00 Where: Adobe Systems Canada, 343 Preston St, Ottawa Cost: $12 early bird until April 25, regular price $15, includes drinks and snacks Purchase tickets at https://wptmentor.eventbrite.ca Whether you are looking to empower yourself to better meet your career objectives, or to empower others, mentorship is a wonderful tool. A mentor […]

[Ottawa] Pub night at Survey Monkey March 30

Enjoy a fun networking evening at Survey Monkey’s Ottawa location in the market! We will have informal networking time plus small group discussions. Group discussions will be focused on Negotiation. Discuss what works, share tips and tricks, practice your skills! When: Thursday March 30, 2017 – 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT) Where: Survey Monkey […]

[Ottawa] Negotiation Panel at bitHeads Feb 7

The theme for the 2016-17 Women in Technology season is Empowering Women in Technology. Our second panel discussion is on the topic of negotiation. When: Tuesday, February 7, 2017 – 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT) Where: bitHeads Cost: $12 early bird until January 31, regular price $15, includes light refreshments Register at https://wptnegotiate.eventbrite.ca We […]