WBE Canada, in celebration of International Women’s Day, presents “Prepare To Profit”, a one day summit and procurement fair March 10th at the Allstream Centre in Toronto. We want to prepare you to profit, our organization is all about an entry point to open a door. Let us help you be successful this year, making sure you have the tools, techniques and connections you need to profit from supplier diversity and procurement.
This exciting one day event that is all about doing business, brings over 150+ procurement professionals from leading corporations, supplier diversity internal champions, diverse suppliers, our partner organizations, government and other agencies together.
Attend this signature event to gain advantages of how to prepare and profit from procurement. Best practices for supplier diversity, celebration of business success with supplier diversity and award/recognition and focussed sessions to meet key supplier diversity and procurement buyers for corporations and public procurement. Bring lots of cards for this packed day of doing business and networking.
The list of corporations confirmed includes: Accolade Promotion Group (APG), Alcatel Lucent, Allegis Group, ARAMARK Canada Limited, BMO, CIBC, City of Toronto, CTDI, The Data Group, GM, Kellogg Company, IBM, TD, TELUS, Toyota, Walmart Canada, RBC
WHEN: March 10, 2015, 8am – 6:30pm
WHERE: Allstream Centre, 105 Princes’ Blvd, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3
(a list of near by Hotels is located on this page above venue map)
REGISTER TODAY AND WIN!
* Upon registration, paid attendees will receive a special email offering them the opportunity to book a 10 minute time slot with a professional photographer for head shots (based on availability). There are only 27 spots available – first come, first served. A “Special Offer” link will be sent by email following registration. These spots have a retail value of $200 each. There is no replacement cash value or substitution for missed time-slots. This special promotion is brought to you by WBE Canada. If you have already registered and paid for the conference, you will also receive the special offer email.
|8:00 AM||–||9:00 AM||Breakfast with Kellogg’s (registration / networking/ exhibits / photo booth / silent auction opens).|
|9:00 AM||–||10:00 AM||Opening and Session : Welcome and IntroductionsGeneral Session 1: Technology for the Future
Plus Technology Demo – our new big technology
|9:30 AM||–||10:00 AM||General Session 2: Changing Connections – Dr Ginger Grant|
|10:15 AM||–||11:30 AM||Pick 1 of 4 sessions in 2 tracks designed to meet your needs depending where you are in your supplier diversity journey:
|11:30 AM||–||12:00 PM||Networking – Booths|
|12:00 PM||–||2:00 PM||Awards Luncheon: Winning BIG, sponsored by BMO
|2:00 PM||–||4:00 PM||Meet the Procurement Decision Makers
|4:00 PM||–||4:05 PM||Announcements/silent auction winners announced|
|4:00 PM||–||6:30 PM||AFTERGLOW – the Networking Reception|