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SHEday 2019

Thursday, February 7
RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg
375 York Avenue


7:30 am
Doors Open
RBC Headshot Photo Lounge
Light breakfast buffet Sponsored by Birchwood Automotive Group
Red River Mutual Networking Lounge


8:25 am
Opening Remarks and Water Ceremony


9:00 am
Dive Into the Life You Want to Lead
Jill Heinerth, The Royal Canadian Geographical Society
Presented by Wawanesa Insurance


9:45 am
A Leader for all Seasons: Lessons Learned at the Helm of Canada’s Most Iconic Companies
Kathleen Taylor, RBC Board Chair
Presented by RBC


10:20 am     
Swimming with Sharks, Slaying Dragons and Looking for Unicorns
Grace Palombo, Great-West Lifeco
Presented by Great-West Life


10:40 am
Business Women in International Trade
Lynne Thomson


10:45 am   
Break Sponsored by Rogers


11:10 am
Dimensions of Wellness: A Panel Discussion
Tannis Hogue, Thermea
Andrea Katz, F.I.T. Communications and F.I.T. Women & Girls
Robyn Priest, Robyn Priest LIVE YOUR TRUTH
Presented by CPHR Manitoba


11:40 am 
Unlocking Potential: Developing Future Leaders
Norma Kraay, Deloitte with Catherine Schinkel


12:15 pm
Lunch Sponsored by Vita Health


1:10 pm
Finding Your YES!
Leah Hextall, Sports broadcaster and public relations specialist
Presented by St. Vital Centre


1:30 pm 
Demystifying the Courage of Risk Taking
Robyn Tingley, GlassSky
Presented by Pinnacle


2:15 pm   
Women in Tech and Trades: A Panel Discussion
Julia Fleming, Online Business Systems
Brianna Mansell, Bold Commerce
Jenna Nowicki, Welder/Fabricator
Maddy Szumlak, Detailer/Mechanic
Tamara Pound, Online Business Systems
Presented by Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology


2:50 pm 
Humour as a Universal Language for Leaders
Zofia Dove, Author and Inspirational Speaker
Presented by CN


3:15 pm
Unconscious Bias
Tina Varughese, tWorks
Presented by Farm Credit Canada


4:00 pm  
Reception Sponsored by Outlet Collection Winnipeg


5:30 pm  
Event concludes


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