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Dinner By Demand

August 13th, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm MDT

$25
NEW Speaker Series ‘Women in Supply Chain and Logistics’

This new series will focus on women who are passionate about their careers in supply chain and how this passion created opportunity and impact, sharing their personal and professional outlook and opinion from their career experiences.

Why…

Supply chain has always been critical

Supply Chain industries will lead post COVID

Transparency, collaboration, and communication are key to the strength to the industry

What…

Women bring to supply chain and the table

Supply chain opportunities exist for careers

What we need to do now

Close-up of female student eating salad while learning at night at home.
Purpose:

The series title ‘Dinner by Demand’ is a late afternoon, early evening series where we want you to join us – virtually – as you enjoy your dinner, or meal of choice, relaxed at the location of your choice. 

Presenters:

The Honourable Lisa Raitt

P.C Vice-Chair, Global Investment Banking
CIBC Capital Markets

https://www.linkedin.com/in/lisa-raitt/

Topic: How Supply Chain Industries Will Take The Lead Post Covid-19

The Honourable Lisa Raitt joined CIBC Capital Markets in January 2020, having previously worked in both the public and private sectors. Ms. Raitt’s current focus is on senior client coverage and business development with clients in the energy, infrastructure and industrial sectors, which align closely with her deep expertise. Prior to her current role, Ms. Raitt was the President and CEO of the Toronto Port Authority. She was elected into the House of Commons in 2008, where she went on to hold three senior portfolios serving as Minister of Natural Resources, Minister of Labour, and Minister of Transport. Most recently, Ms. Raitt was the Deputy Leader of the Official Opposition and the Conservative Party of Canada. Ms. Raitt holds a Bachelor of Science degree from St. Francis Xavier University and a master’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Guelph. She possesses an LL.B from Osgoode Hall Law School and was called to the Ontario bar in 1998. In 2020 Ms. Raitt was named a Woodrow Wilson Center Global Fellow of the Canada Institute.

Moderators:

Cynthia (Cindy) Clark,
Women in Supply Chain Inc  and WiSC Association

https://ca.linkedin.com/in/cynthia-clark-30226b21

Agenda

2:30 PM – Open Participant Chat
2:45 PM – Welcome from Cindy Clark, President, WiSC Association
2:50 PM – Presentation by Lisa Raitt
3:10 PM – Q&A with Lisa Raitt
3:55 PM– Closing Remarks
4:00 PM – Webinar Ends

Sponsorship

For information about sponsoring this event, please see this document.

Details

Date:
August 13th, 2020
Time:
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm MDT
Cost:
$25
Event Category:

Organizer

Women in Supply Chain Association
Email:
info@wiscassociation.com
Website:
www.wiscassociation.com

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WiSC Event Update

Effective July 1, 2020, WiSC event registration fees will be reinstated. Webinar events between May – June 30, 2020 had been exempt from fees as our offer of goodwill to keep providing membership and the supply chain community, with continued engagement, pertinent information and education during COVID-19. 

We appreciate your understanding and look forward to your continued participation and support. Contact us at questions@wiscassociation.com for further inquiries.