Schedule[/et_pb_text][et_pb_divider color="#f04e24" divider_position="center" divider_weight="2px" _builder_version="3.14" max_width="90px" max_width_tablet="12%" max_width_last_edited="off|desktop" custom_margin="|||" animation_style="flip" animation_delay="50ms"] [/et_pb_divider][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.14" text_font="||||||||" text_font_size="20px" text_line_height="1.8em" custom_margin="25px|||" animation_style="flip" animation_direction="top" animation_delay="100ms"]Join us for our 6th annual Immigrant Women’s Small Business Expo in Toronto!

  • Informative material from supportive businesses.
  • Seminars and workshops featuring expert small business leaders.
  • A great platform to network with other women with similar interests
  • A chance to get one on one advice from industry leaders and representatives
  • Increased Business Exposure, if you choose to become a sponsor or exhibitor.
  • SWAG bags for all of our guests with complementary materials from other companies.
  • Complimentary business headshots for the first 100 attendees!
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Sunday, September 16, 9am-5pm

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Registration Opens, Exhibit Hall Opens

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Panel of Experts Segment – Immigrant Women in STEM

Moderated by: Dilesha Stelmach[/et_pb_text][et_pb_toggle title="Join our panel of experts to discuss Immigrant Women in STEM" closed_toggle_background_color="#ffffff" icon_color="#01828a" _builder_version="3.14" title_font="||||||||" title_text_color="#4e5b73" title_font_size="18px" title_line_height="1.8em" body_font="||||||||" body_font_size="18px" body_line_height="1.8em" border_width_all="0px" custom_margin="|||" custom_padding="0px|0px|0px|0px" locked="off"]Parshati Patel, Public Education and Outreach Program Coordinator for the Centre for Planetary Science and Exploration at Western University Adeola OlubamigiTeam Lead Metallurgist/Additive Manufacturing Engineer at Burloak Technologies Krishana Sankar is a Doctoral Fellow at the University of Toronto in the Faculty of Medicine and co-founder for the Women of Colour in STEAMM Canada. Réjeanne Aimey P.Eng MBA, Mechanical Engineering Consultant with KPMG Moderated by: Dilesha Stelmach, Social Entrepreneur and Founder/CEO of Oui STEM Academy and Chair of hEr VOLUTION    [/et_pb_toggle][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row admin_label="Timing and speaker" custom_padding="40px|0px|40px|0px" _builder_version="3.0.101" border_color_all="#e1e3e5" border_width_top="1px"][et_pb_column type="1_4"][et_pb_blurb title="11:30PM – 12:30pm" use_icon="on" font_icon="%%92%%" icon_color="#a9aab7" icon_placement="left" use_icon_font_size="on" icon_font_size="24px" _builder_version="3.14" header_font="|||on|||||" header_font_size="14px" header_letter_spacing="1px" header_line_height="24px" body_font="||||||||" custom_margin="|||"] [/et_pb_blurb][et_pb_blurb title="Breakout room" use_icon="on" font_icon="%%122%%" icon_color="#a9aab7" icon_placement="left" use_icon_font_size="on" icon_font_size="24px" _builder_version="3.14" header_font="|||on|||||" header_font_size="14px" header_letter_spacing="1px" header_line_height="24px" body_font="||||||||" custom_margin="|||"] [/et_pb_blurb][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type="3_4"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.14" text_line_height="1.8em" link_text_color="#4646c4" header_3_font="Merriweather|700|||||||" header_3_text_color="#4646c4" header_3_line_height="1.3em" custom_margin="||20px|"]

Workshop 1: Cyber Security Canada

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Panel of Experts Segment – Minimum Wage & The Impact on Immigrant Business Owners

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Workshop 2: Starting A Business In Canada

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Workshop 3: Essentials of Networking on Social Media

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