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Conference Agenda

Friday April 20, 2007 - Segal Graduate School of Business, 500 Granville St.
Time Event
9:00 - 11:00 am Researcher's Breakfast (By Invitation Only)
- hosted by Women in Leadership Foundation
3:00 - 5:00 pm Roundtable and Focus Group,
Hosted by Women in Leadership Foundation.
(By invitation only)

For more information on this event and on the Women in Leadership study on BC women in trades, contact Katie Laughlin at katie@womeninleadership.ca

5:00 pm Check-in for conference participants
5:00 - 6:00 pm Cocktail Reception for Conference Participants and Invited Guest.
6:00 - 7:30 pm Research Report and Conference Panel
7:30 - 8:30 pm Reception

Note:The Friday evening panel of tradeswomen, and research report on the current status of women in trades in BC and the Yukon (6:00 - 7:30 pm) with reception following, are free and open to all men and women interested in this subject. To register for the Friday Event, please email rwwchair@sfu.ca or call 604.291.4023. Other events are for invited guests or registered conference participants only.

Saturday April 21, 2007 - SFU Vancouver Campus, 515 West Hastings Street
Time Event
8:00 - 9:00 am Light Breakfast

Check-in for speakers and participants.

9:00 - 9:15 am Welcome & Introductions
9:15 - 10:00 am Speaker: Valerie Overend - Start-up, Care and Maintenance of your WIT Group
10:00 - 10:15 am Wellness Break
10:15 - 11:15 am First workshop
11:30 - 12:30 pm Second workshop
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch Speaker: Vivian Price - Transnational Tradeswomen
1:45 - 2:45 pm Third workshop
2:45 - 3:00 pm Wellness break
3:00 - 4:00 pm Plenary, Recommendations
6:00 - 7:30pm Light Supper

For information on the workshops that are available during the conference please visit the workshops page.