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[Ottawa] Networking Event – Walking the line

Walking the line: Tips for managing professional and personal identities in an online world When: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) Where: bitHeads – 1309 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Z 7K8 Cost: $15 Register Now Nowadays, opportunities for online interactions with clients, partners, suppliers, friends, family, networks, managers, colleagues and […]

[Ottawa] Networking Event – The Entrepreneur in You

The Entrepreneur in You – A panel discussion When: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) Where: BitHeads – 1309 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Z 7K8 Cost: $15 Register now. Featuring a group of successful women entrepreneurs, with very different career paths, the event promises to inspire a lively discussion on the trials and […]

[Ottawa] Networking Event – Pub Night at Shopify

When: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 – 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT) Where: Shopify 200-126 York St, Ottawa, On K1N 5T5 Cost: $10 Register now. Beat the “hump day” blues with a pub night! Come out to this informal event, it’s a great opportunity to meet and network with other women in technology-related careers right here in Ottawa. […]

[Waterloo] Tech Share ~ A Taste of Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi is a very small single-board computer, developed as a low-cost system to teach computer programming, and has been making a splash in tech communities around the world. Our guest, Judi McCuaig, Associate Professor, University of Guelph, will share why this little device has such an impact and will walk us through firing up […]

[Ottawa] Networking Event – Are you ready to “Lean In?”

The WPT Ottawa Chapter presents a panel discussion on Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s book, “Lean In.” When: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 – 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) Where: BitHeads – 1309 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Z 7K8 Cost: $15 Register now. Whether you agree with Sandberg’s book or not, “Lean In” certainly helped reboot the debate […]

[Ottawa] WPT Ottawa Networking Event

oin us for the launch of the Ottawa Chapter of Women Powering Technology.  We are an organization run by Women in Technology for Women in Technology to support you in your careers whether you are a student, just starting out, in a tech role looking to advance in your organization or starting a new business. […]

[Waterloo] Pub Night: Spotlight on Leadership

ubrey Walters, President and CEO of Junior Achievement of Waterloo Region, will share her insights into leadership based on what she has experienced on coaching youth to run their own businesses, holding tech/business summer camps and working in the not-for-profit sector. What: Waterloo – Pub Night – Spotlight on Leadership Date: Tuesday, June 11th Time: […]

[Waterloo] Pub Night: Living in Your Sweet Spot in Tech

ech careers change all the time. What works for you is unique to you. Determine your current sweet spot in your career with the help of Nancy Praymayer, president of Corvantage Consulting Inc. This event is brought to you by the Women Powering Technology – Waterloo Region. Our chapter came together in May 2011. Our vision […]

[Waterloo] Your Invitation to Pub Night: Embracing Diversity

t WPT, we inspire, support, elevate and empower women in technology. Stepping back, we see that women and technology are slices of larger pies: diversity and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). People of all genders, races, backgrounds, abilities, ages and means are needed in STEM to ensure that our local and national economies remain […]

[Waterloo] Demystifying Technology Investments

WPT Pub Night – Waterloo very company begins as a start-up. Nearly all of them grow through outside investments. Join us for a casual chat with the Golden Triangle Angelnet (GTAN) chairperson Randall Howard and member Diane Wolfenden about how to invest in a tech company or seek investment. Great background to know, no matter […]

[Waterloo] Let’s celebrate International Women’s Day together!

  International Women’s Day is March 8th, 2013 ave you registered for International Women’s Day? Women Powering Technology celebrates International Women’s Day with Waterloo Region Small Business Centre and we hope to see you there. Let’s celebrate together! Amazing speakers lined up: CEO of WPT Angelique Mohring and Keynote Sarah Prevette, Entrepreneur. Friday, March 8th, […]