Promising new insights and strategies to attract, recruit and retain more women in the trucking industry, seats at the 2019 Women with Drive Leadership Summit are selling out quickly. Now in its 5th year, the Women with Drive Leadership Summit has earned its reputation as the go-to event for those looking to strengthen their workforce.
This year’s event, being held March 7, 2019, hosted at the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel and Conference Centre, will be packed full of exciting speakers, thought-provoking panels, informative breakout sessions and great networking opportunities including:
* Opening speaker, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, former Leader of Canada’s Official Opposition in the House of Commons, and former leader of the Conservative Party of Canada.
* The morning’s Women Talking Tech Panel made up of female industry leaders on the cutting edge of the technologies that are rapidly changing our industry will discuss how tech is driving us towards a modern and more diverse workforce.
* Marketing research leader and millennial expert David Coletto from Abacus data, will share insights on a comprehensive, national survey of Canadian millennials with a focus on gender differences.
* And finally, new to the agenda this year is the Learning Highway, where attendees will be able to choose from a variety of mini breakout sessions that will facilitate knowledge transfers about different initiatives, best practices, approaches, and various helpful resources.