Women in Defence and Security (WiDS) aims to promote and support the advancement of women in careers related to Canadian defence and security by recognizing excellence, developing talent, and creating connections.
Open to both men and women, WiDS is over 2,000 members strong and provides professional development, informal mentoring, and networking events designed to encourage and support women at all stages of their careers in the defence and security fields.
As a member, you will receive access to our monthly newsletter, timely updates on upcoming events, and several member perks.
This diverse community comprising public and private sector organizations, the military, academia and others within the Canadian defence and security industries is working hard to transform culture.
Our members care about diversity and inclusion and actively work to make positive change.