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Breakfast With Brands: Automotive Industry

April 18 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Supplier Diversity Automotive Industry Event 2019

WBE Canada’s Breakfast with Brands events are designed to be educational and informative, providing greater access to procurement networks for women-owned businesses looking to succeed in corporate supply chains.

The second event in 2019’s Breakfast with Brands series hosted by The Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada) brings together certified women owned businesses and buyers from Automotive industry from Canada and the US. This event offers an opportunity for exceptional networking, learning, professional development and connections between certified diverse suppliers and corporations wanting to diversify their supply chains.

Join us for Breakfast with Brands: Automotive Industry in Toronto on April 18, 2019 at 8:30am to 12pm as we aim to facilitate connections and conversations between women-owned businesses and corporate buyers.

Our past attendees included buyers from ABC Group, Dana, FCA, Flex N Gate, GM, Linamar, Magna, The State Group, Toyota, and others.


8:30 – 9:00am – Registration & Networking (Breakfast included)
9:00 – 9:15am – Welcome & Latest Updates from WBE Canada
9:15 – 10:10am – Panel Conversation: Supplier Diversity in Automotive Industry – Trends, Challenges & Opportunities
10:10 – 10:20am – Networking Break
10:20 – 10:25am – Introduction to Round Tables
10:25 – 11:50am – Meet the Buyer: Sourcing Round Tables
11:50am – 12:00pm – Wrap-Up

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Event Benefits:

  1. Build meaningful relationships with purchasing representatives and women business owners
  2. Experience the impressive network of corporations and organizations that partner with WBE Canada
  3. Hear from supplier diversity professionals from top automotive companies about the trends and opportunities for diverse suppliers servicing automotive industry
  4. Meet one-on-one with corporate buyers at the “Meet the Buyer” session (certified WBEs only)
  5. Complete 6 months of prospecting in one day

Who Should Attend

  • WBE Canada Certified Women Owned Business
  • Other Certified Diverse Suppliers
  • Supplier diversity and purchasing representatives of corporations and government entities working in or focusing on automotive industry
  • Partners of WBE Canada
  • Diverse suppliers who are interested in strategic business and developing professional business relationships within automotive industry

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We can’t wait to meet you!

WBE Canada Team

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April 18
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