CAAWS WEBINAR: JOINING A BOARD

Written by  Monday, 08 January 2018 15:46

CAAWS WEBINAR: JOINING A BOARD

This free webinar helps women navigate the challenges involved in accessing a Board position and then offers strategies to succeed in that role! Join us January 17th & 18th.

Canadian sport needs women around boardroom tables! This free webinar for women: Joining a Board—is designed to encourage and support women to successfully secure positions on sport and physical activity Boards in Canada. Learn more about the value and importance of women on Boards, strategies to navigate the challenges involved in accessing a Board position and then succeeding in the role, as well as ideas to create your own personal leadership plan to take on a Board role.

This webinar is for you, if you:

  • Are a female seeking a Board position
  • Work or volunteer with a sport organization
  • Represent a Board that wants to add more women and needs help recruiting
  • Represent an organization/Board that needs some convincing of the value of having more women on their Board

CAAWS is offering this 1-hour webinar twice—once in English and once in French:

English Webinar

Date: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST
Presenters: Gabrielle Gallagher, Recreation Consultant, Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage (Communities, Sport and Recreation Division) & Rachel Bedingfield, Director of Parks & Recreation, Town of Kentville, NS

Register for the webinar in English!

French Webinar

Date: Thursday, January 18th, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST
Presenter: Guylaine Demers, Professor, Université Laval and President of Egale Action

Register for the webinar in French!