Published on April 2nd, 2015 | by Lorraine Leslie0
Status of Women Forum 2015 in Ottawa
The founder of Canada’s Women with Vision!® magazine and networking association Lorraine Leslie attended the Status of Women Forum 2015 in Ottawa on March 23 & 24th
Women from across Canada came together to meet with the Minister of Status of Women and Minister of Labour Dr. Kelly Leitch.
Keynote presenters Joelle Adler and Annette Verschuren along with seven Members of Parliament motivated the audience over the one and a half day Women Entrepreneur Forum – Inventing in the Future.
The main purpose of the forum was to encourage women of all ages and career backgrounds to connect, create new ideas, network and look at mentorship and or become a mentor.
The forum included workshops led by CEO’s, President, and women with diverse expertise who shared the over 250 attendees the importance of mentoring for all ages and career backgrounds.
Also highlighted throughout the forum were the diverse group of topics including intellectual property, entrepreneurship, financial assistance, international trade
and opportunities of new business ventures, and to enhance small businesses run by women across the country.