21 NOVEMBER 2019 | TORONTO | FOUR SEASONS HOTELTHE WORLD'S LARGEST TECH DIVERSITY INITIATIVE
The Women in IT Awards and Summit are coming to Canada!
Technology means constant evolution. So how do we build more diverse tech companies? It starts at the top.
Who is next? What is next?
The Women In IT Awards series pursues its mission for a more inclusive future and is launching Women In IT Canada in 2019: the astounding success of the London edition, the growing community of attendees gathering at the sister events in Dublin, New York, Singapore and the Silicon Valley prove that reckoning is on the making.
Canada has a long story as a diverse society. Initiatives like the Feminist Government Team running the Canada Beyond 150 program unveil the issues both government and society will have to respond.
Recent studies reveal that female national enrolment in STEM universities is 19% on average, and that just 12% of the country’s 280,000 professional engineers are women. Furthermore, the number of women in leadership roles is just as low.
The Women In IT Canada event will unveil talented high achievers in IT, bestowing significant awards for the industry, while paving the way for the future generation.
Since its launch in 1995, Information Age has been regarded as one of the most respected technology titles in the B2B realm. More than 20 years on, the brand stands as the UK’s leader in UK IT thought leadership, holding a strong influence over its esteemed readership of IT decision-makers, which also partake extensively in IA’s end-user focused awards, conferences and roundtables. Meanwhile, information-age.com continues to grow as a trusted source of news, analysis and thought leadership among a wider audience of readers involved in the strategic implementation of business technology.
Bonhill Group plc is an information, data and events company specialising in the technology, finance and diversity sectors. Its awards-winning magazines and content, engaging and responsive websites, exciting events and highly acclaimed research touch millions of small businesses, entrepreneurs, IT professionals, investors and professional women, as well as advisors and suppliers. Alongside its flagship media brands, Bonhill Group hosts a series of high-profile and prestigious live events that brings together thousands of business, technology and finance decision-makers. These include the Women in IT Global Tech series, Investor Allstars, the Quoted Company Awards and the British Small Business Awards, among others.