Thursday June 9th, 2016

Time: 4-8 pm

Cost: Early Bird until May 10 (save $15): $40 Non Members | WIBN Members: $25  | Purchase a Women in Biz Network membership now and save 

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  • 345 pm: Registration . Parking: Please note that free parking ( located in under ground garage – please mention to parking employees you are attending CFIB event for complimentary parking) opens up considerably after  4 pm at the event location so if you are planning on driving I would arrive just after 4 pm). The event location is also TTC friendly! Located close to: York Mills Subway Station. 
  • 4:15 pm – Mentoring, Collaboration and Connections Exercise – Part 1
  • 5:05 pm – Round one of Speakers  (See below for speakers/topics)
  • 5:50 pm – Mind Body Break
  • 6:05 pm – Round two of Speakers (See below for speakers/topics)
  • 6:55 pm – Mentoring, Collaboration and Connections Exercise – Part 2
  • 7:15 pm – 8:00 pm – Final formal goodbyes + time to Visit the WIBN/CFIB membership booth and get all the support you need.

Location: CFIB Headquarters, 4141 Yonge St, North York, ON M2P 1N6


In order to truly thrive in life we must explore how we achieve and lead our communities.

Join us for another amazing round Pecha Kucha style of presentations as a follow up to our Thrive Conference. We will enjoy table discussions around each presentation on the important pillar of leadership and how it intersects with

• Building Communities

• Being Compassionate to ourselves and others

• Why Lifelong learning is critical to success

• Fun and Financial Well-being

• Spirituality and Healthy Living

  • Educational and interactive presentations below plus interactive mentoring, networking and mind body breaks with Marni Levitt 
  • Bonnie Chan and Katia Millar are talented and creative connectors will be providing us with collaboration exercises so that you will have the chance to connect with other attendees!

Educational and Fun Presentations

MonikaSumra-300x225 (1)Empowering Leadership: Keep thriving and lead others to thrive by replacing “attitude” with “latitude” with Monika Sumra | Pillar: Leadership



Sharon The Powerful Way to Cultivate Client Relationships and Revenue with Sharon Jones | Pillar: Community 




LaceyWe are All Jugglers | Pillar: Fun





coat-cropped-255x300 Lead Yourself First with Shelagh Meagher  | Pillar: Learning




Karen-laughingProsperity, Passion and Power | Pillar: Financial Well-being with Karen Collacutt | Pillar: Financial Well-Being



355be71Compassionate Bootstrapping with Fatima Kamenge | Pillar: Compassion



Headshot_LeighSperryBilyea-1-e1455211118329-300x300Building a Thriving & Healthy Community with Leigh Mitchell & Sperry Bilyea | Pillar: Healthy Living




Michelle’s Presentation: Come as You Are… How to Show Up & Be Authentically You. | Pillar: Spirituality