In today’s increasingly fast-paced global market, boardrooms with a range of talents and experiences have a competitive edge. But in 2011, Canada ranked 9th among major industrialized nations in the representation of women on boards.
Are you interested in joining a corporate or non-profit board? Not sure what’s involved? Want to learn more? Looking to expand your network? The Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence, home of the Lassonde School of Engineering at York University has opened its doors of a brand new building to host, along with OSPE, a variety of informative, experienced speakers to share their knowledge over a full day conference exploring how female engineers can ensure their voices are heard in the corporate world.
Catherine Karakatsanis, M.E.Sc., P.Eng., FEC, FCAE, Chief Operating Officer, will be speaking during the afternoon session as part of a panel discussion.