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POSTPONED! Breakfast with Brands: Tech Industry
May 14 @ 8:00 am - 11:30 am EDT
The Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada) invites you to its upcoming Breakfast with Brands: Tech Industry event in Toronto, Ontario, May 14, 2020, 8:00 – 11:30 am designed to facilitate connections and conversations between women-owned businesses and corporate buyers.
This event serves to connect certified women-owned businesses with buyers from companies in the Technology and Telecommunications industry, offering a great opportunity for networking, learning, professional development and connections between certified diverse suppliers and corporations wanting to diversify their supply chains.
8:00 – 8:45 am – Registration & Networking (Breakfast included)
8:45 – 8:55 am – Welcome & Latest Updates from WBE Canada
8:55 – 9:15 am – Tech Panel
9:15 – 9:25 am – Introduction to Roundtables
9:25 – 11:20 am – Meet the Buyer: Sourcing Round Tables
11:20am – 11:30am – Wrap-Up
This event is open exclusively to WBE Canada Certified women-owned businesses until April 1, 2020 at which time registration will be extended to other certified suppliers. Our Corporate Members are bringing 2-4 buyers each to this closed-door event to grow supplier diversity awareness across the organization and encourage introductions and connections between buyers and certified WBEs.
- Build meaningful relationships with purchasing representatives and women business owners
- Experience the impressive network of corporations that partner with WBE Canada
- Hear from supplier diversity professionals from top technology and telecommunications companies about the trends and opportunities for diverse suppliers servicing this industry
- Meet one-on-one with corporate buyers at the “Meet the Buyer” session (certified WBEs only)
- Complete 6 months of prospecting in one day
Who Should Attend
- WBE Canada Certified Women-Owned Business Representatives interested in strategic business and developing professional business relationships within the technology and telecommunications industry
- Supplier diversity and purchasing representatives of corporations and government entities working in or focusing on the technology industry
This event is postponed until fall 2020.
Confirmed Corporate Buyers:
Accenture, Bell, CTDI, IBM, Rogers, SHI, TELUS
We look forward to seeing you there!
WBE Canada Team