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2019 WiDS Speed Mentoring - Best Defence


Join us for the WiDS Speed Mentoring Event: Best Defence on 5 November, 2019 at London Conference Centre, 300 York St in London, Ontario.

Registration: $25.00

Speed Mentoring provides a unique forum for those either just starting out or mid-career to interact with senior-level men and women in industry, military and the public sector. Mentees have the opportunity to engage in 15-minute conversations with talented senior leaders who represent a wide array of organizations in the defence and security industries. While these short sessions are designed for participants to seek career advice, they often turn into engaging conversations rather than following a simple question and answer format.

“At WiDS, two of the pillars on which we base our success are Creating connections and Developing Talent. Our Speed Mentoring event contributes to both. This event is really about putting yourself out there, asking questions, and taking advantage of an opportunity where so many senior-level mentors are in one space. These men and women have compelling stories and come prepared to share valuable career advice,” said Jackie Pothier, WiDS' Vice President of Professional Development.


Event:          Speed Mentoring, Best Defence Edition

Date:            Tuesday November 5th, 2019

Location:      London Conference Centre, 300 York St, London, ON N6B 1P8

Timings:       3:15 - 3:40 p.m. - Registration, Welcome and Logistics

3:45 - 5:15 p.m. - Speed Mentoring Workshop

                     6:00  - Best Defence Welcome Reception


This event is one of three in the WiDS Speed Mentoring series taking place across the country this year. Whether you are attending the Best Defence Conference or not, you won’t want to miss out on this opportunity to connect with leaders in Canada’s defence and security industries.

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Tue, Nov 5th, 2019
London: London Conference Centre