Events & News

BCWiT Social

September 19, 2017

BCWiT-SocialCentral City, 871 Beatty Street, Vancouver BC

Are you looking to connect and network with other women technologists and technicians in the lower mainland?  Come out to BC Women in Technology’s (BCWiT’s) Social on Tuesday, September 19th at the Central City Brewery on Beatty.   This casual meet-up begins at 6:00pm and is a great opportunity to network and share stories and experiences!
If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to BCWiT Co-Chair, Shannon Foster, AScT at


BIV Presents Women in Business Panel

September 28, 2017

Shangri-La Hotel, 1128 W Georgia Street, Vancouver BC

Business in Vancouver will be presenting another in its series of expert panel discussions relevant to women in business. The panel will focus on the intricacies of career development and advancement, provide insights into overcoming challenges, identify strategies for successful paths, and share advice from women who have been there and done that.

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2017 WE FOR SHE Forum

November 17, 2017

we for sheVancouver Convention Centre West, 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver BC

Step it Up for Gender Equality!  The 2017 WE FOR SHE Forum is one of North America’s largest gatherings of women’s organizations, companies, experts, business leaders, advocates and young women.  The goal is to advance quality and grow the provincial economy by championing gender diversity in leadership as a business imperative.

Now in its fourth year, this year’s forum will build on the WE FOR SHE Call to Action plan as well as focus on the top issues facing gender equity as identified by the UN.

Why attend?

  • Be part of one of North America’s largest events tackling gender equity in leadership.
  • Hear how key influencers are Speaking Up, Stepping Up, and Acting Up in support of equality.
  • Champion young people from around the province to Be Bold in their career decisions.
  • Discuss and commit to your personal action plan and help achieve gender equity.

Learn more and see the full program at

Join current and emerging leaders for this powerful and engaging working forum!