Speaking Events

October 5, 2020WGOB Virtual Speaker Series Board Composition & RenewalWebinar
Thursday, September 24 Women in Payments Virtual SymposiumBoards: 2020 and BeyondWebinar
August 20, 2020Odgers BerndtsonHow to get on your first corporate boardWebinar
July 14, 2020EventbankBringing Your Communities Closer: How Digital Transformation Can Bring Us All TogetherWebinar
June 11, 2020Gowling WLGCorporate Governance in Uncertain TimesWebinar
June 9, 2020MNP LLPManaging the Impact of Covid-19 at the Board LevelWebinar
May 7, 2020EventbankThe Future Of Events Post COVID-19Webinar
April 3, 2020Adelaide CapitalMining in 2020 Key Challenges & OpportunitiesWebinar
March 9, 2020Empire Club Women who lead Toronto, ON
March 5, 2020Aarti GadhiaStandout2Lead to become a Board Member WorkshopCalgary, AB
December 10, 2019CPA Audit Committee ConferenceBoard Diversity: Are You an Agent of Change?Toronto, ON
November 19, 2019Shareholder Activism ConferenceRecent Debate Over Separation of Board Chair and CEO Role: Does One Size Not Fit All?New York, NY
November 6-8, 2019
AICPA Women’s Global Leadership SummitBoards 2020: What’s changed over the past several years, what’s expected from a board member, and what you can do to prepare to be board ready

San Diego, CA
October 25-26, 2019International Leadership Association Global ConferenceDiversity on Boards: Courageous Leadership RequiredOttawa, ON
September 26, 2019Pension Leadership and Diversity ForumLeadership Playbook Roundtable: Next Steps for Pension FundsToronto, ON
September 26, 2019Global Shareholder Engagement & Activism SummitEvolution of the Board Director: Boardroom Culture, Fitting In and Effectiveness Throughout the Life CycleToronto, ON
June 13, 2019
Governance Professionals of CanadaBoard Diversity: Are you an Agent of Change?

Toronto, ON
June 6, 2019Lift & Co. ExpoLift Cannabis Business Conference
Toronto, ON
June 5, 2019Canadian Leadership CongressShould Pension Investors Worry About Diversity?Montreal, QC
June 4, 2019BMO Bank of MontrealHow to best give your time and talent to Non-Profit Organizations (NPOs)Toronto, ON
June 2, 2019Women in Pharmacy Leadership Summit
Are you Board-Ready?
Toronto, ON
May 2, 2019Yara Leadership SocietyGetting Board Ready
Toronto, ON
March 4, 2019SO2L
Becoming a Board Member workshopVancouver, BC
March 1, 2019Goodman School of Business - Monster PitchMonster PitchSt. Catharines, ON
February 28, 2019Stikeman ElliotBuilding Better BoardsToronto, ON
February 5, 2019ICD-webinar seriesCannabis & BoardsToronto, ON
February 5, 2019Women of InfluenceLEANING Out Program: Getting On a BoardToronto, ON
January 11, 2019Lift & Co. ExpoCannabis Sector Trends and Challenges/Lessons learned in 2018 from a compensation & governance perspectiveVancouver, BC
January 10, 2019Lift & Co. ExpoCanada & Cannabis-Is the Expanding Cannabis Industry Leaving the Original Trailblazer Behind?Vancouver, BC
December 13, 2018CPA Ontario Women Inc. ConferenceAre you board-ready? - SpeakerToronto, ON
December 6, 2018CPA Canada Audit Committee ConferenceDoes Board Diversity Really Add Value? - ModeratorToronto, ON
December 5, 2018CPA Canada’s Fundamentals of Audit Committee Membership WorkshopNetwork Mapping Your Way onto A Board - SpeakerToronto, ON
October 23, 2018CPA Canada Public Sector ConferenceBuilding a Board Career - SpeakerOttawa, ON
August 21, 2018Governance Professionals of CanadaPaving the Path to Success: Creating a Customized Governance Framework for New Entities and Emerging CompaniesVictoria, BC
June 5, 2018Rotman School of Management-CFO Leadership ProgramCFO & Audit Chair PartnershipToronto, ON
April 25, 2018Women's Leadership Initiative of ULINetworking to find a Board PositionToronto, ON
April 24, 2018EY Canada’s Cannabis ForumToday's governance, tomorrow's successToronto, ON
March 27, 2018GPC EventOrganizational Culture: what is the role of the Board?Toronto, ON
March 8, 2018Empowering WomenFinancial Empowerment Toronto, ON
February 15, 2018Toronto CREW Board ReadinessThe Search: Where to Start? Who to Speak to? Who's looking? What are they looking for?Toronto, ON
February 7, 2018GameChangers Event - DeloitteStrategies to get on a Board/PreparationToronto, ON
January 29, 2018GPC EventBoard Renewal, Succession Planning and DiversityToronto, ON
January 8, 2018Goodman School of Business - Monster PitchMonster PitchSt. Catharines, ON
November 10, 2017Fierce Feminine LeadershipHow to get yourself on a boardHockley Valley Resort, ON
November 9, 2017
AceTech Ontario - Power Session
The Good, the Bad & the Ugly with Dysfunction in the Boardroom & Building a High Performing BoardToronto, ON
November 2, 2017Women In Transportation ServicesWomen On Boards, PanelistToronto, ON
September 20, 2017HRPAExecutive Panel Discussion: Importance of Financial Literacy for HRToronto, ON
June 22, 2017Women's Transformative Leadership ForumA Seat at the Table: Defining Strategic Leadership for Women on BoardsToronto, ON
June 15, 2017
Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce/WIN Council
WINinspirational Women - A Conversation with Deborah Rosati
Niagara Region, ON
June 13, 2017Gowling WLGMaximizing the Effectiveness of Board MeetingsOttawa, ON
May 18, 2017BIG Thinkers: Innovation in BusinessI Made an Exit- Entrepreneurs that $old to Large CorporationsSt. Catharines, ON
May 17, 2017
Canadian Federation University Women - Welland District
Top 10 Tips to Help Women Succeed in Business
Welland, ON
May 11, 2017
Marsh Canada - The Power of Women: How to Chart Your Course to the Boardroom Table
How to Become Board-ready
Toronto, ON
May 9, 2017
CCUA - Conference
Audit Committee Effectiveness - Best Practices
Halifax, NS
May 8, 2017
CPA Canada - Road to Directorship: Women on Boards
Road to Directorship: Women on Boards
Toronto, ON
April 4, 2017
Gender Equality Forum
Cracking the Ceiling, Raising the Floor: Women in Leadership
Toronto, ON
April 3, 2017
Goodman School of Business
Monster Pitch
Niagara Region, ON
March 27, 2017Women in Leadership & Business ConferenceHow to Build Your Board ProfileNiagara-on-the-Lake, ON
March 24, 2017Fierce Feminine LeadershipFierce Feminine Leadership: The Success Podcast for Ambitious WomenPodcast
March 8, 2017
Celestica IWD
Are You Board-ready?
Toronto, ON
January 26, 2017The Canadian Institute: 12th Annual Crown CorporationBest Practices for Attracting and Retaining Talent to Reduce Governance Risk and Maintain Board ContinuityOttawa, ON
December 7, 2016CPA Canada: Audit Committee Conference Audit Committee Effectiveness
Toronto, ON
November 28, 2016CPA Canada Webinar: Are You Board-Ready?Toronto, ON
November 23, 2016Women Get On Board hosted by Welch LLP, presented by Stanton Chase: Ottawa Launch Event
How to Build Your Board ResumeOttawa, ON
November 21, 2016Urban Land Institute: Women’s Leadership InitiativeWomen on Boards: Are You Ready?Toronto, ON
November 1, 2016Women In Leadership: Goodman School of Business Event
Breaking the Glass Ceiling: A Conversation with Women Who Are Leading the WayToronto, ON
September 20, 2016DeGroote Women's Professional Network Making Impact-Landing a Seat on a Board of DirectorsBurlington, ON
August 23, 2016Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries: Annual ConferenceThe Role of the Board in Special SituationsWhistler, BC
July 21, 2016Niagara Business GroupTop 10 Tips to Help You in Your Journey to a Corporate BoardSt. Catharines, ON
June 16, 2016Institute of Corporate Directors - Ontario ChapterAdvancing your Director CareerToronto, Ontario
May 18, 2016 CSCS: Governance ExchangeDiversity PanelToronto, ON
May 17, 2016Event Hosted by: Jamie E. Keenan, Investment Advisor and Wealth AdvisorAre You Board-ready?Toronto, ON
April 18, 2016Women in Leadership & Business ConferenceWorkshop: Are You Board-ready?Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
March 22, 2016Entrepreneurship Showcase: Goodman School of Business. Innovation Matters: a conversation for today's entrepreneurs.
Monster Pitch Judge
St. Catharines, ON
March 24, 2016WITH IT Are you Board-ready? Toronto, Ontario
December 8, 2015Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLPBest Practices Respecting Improving Gender Diversity on Boards and Senior ManagementToronto, ON
November 22, 2015Women in Leadership and Business ConferenceWorkshop: Are You Board-ready? Calgary, AB
November 4, 2015Schulich School of Business Toronto Alumni ChapterGetting on Boards Event: Keynote Speaker Toronto, ON
September 29, 2015Lean In CanadaWomen on BoardsToronto, ON
August 19, 2015
Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries: Annual Conference Best Practices: Improving Gender Diversity on Boards and Senior Management.Montreal, QC
June 3, 2015Women & Leadership Conference: Women & GovernanceWomen Get On BoardToronto, ON
March 10, 2015Federated Press: Strategic Planning for BoardsCEO relationship with the Board in the Strategy Process. Toronto, ON
March 5, 2015CAWEE IWD EventWomen Make the DifferenceToronto, ON
February 11, 2015
ITAC, Board Discovery DayGetting Women Board-ReadyToronto, ON
February 11, 2015SCNETWORKThe New OSC Board Diversity Policy, a Strategic Opportunity for board-building.Toronto, ON
September 19, 2014 Innovate NiagaraGovernance workshop for Emerging CompaniesSt. Catharines, ON
August 26, 2014Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries: Annual Conference CEO Succession PlanningBanff, AB
June 3, 2014Federated Press: Women & Leadership Conference Women & Governance, practical tips to women aspiring to Board Directorship. Toronto, ON
June 3, 2014Federated Press: Women & Leadership ConferenceChair, Leadership Development & Excellence SessionToronto, ON
April 15, 2014Invest Ottawa Governance workshop for Emerging Companies.
Ottawa, ON
March 27, 2014Federated Press: Strategic Planning for BoardsCEO Relationship with the Board in the Strategy Process Toronto, ON