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Women in Politics | A Panel Presentation
Date: June 24, 2015
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: The National Club, 303 Bay Street, Toronto ON
Who should attend:
Network leaders, Partners, General public
Who might be interested in this event?
Ethnicities: Multi-Ethnic, Pan-Asian
|Wednesday June 24
6:30pm - 9:30pm
|6:30 - 7:15 Registration
7:15 - 7:45 Featured Panelists
7:45 - 8:14 Breakout Groups
8:15 - 8:30 Closing Remarks
8:30 - 9:30 Mix & Mingle
Presenting Special Guest Panelists ...
Olivia Chow | Former Member of Parliament & Toronto City Council
|Kristyn Wong-Tam |Councillor City of Toronto
Kristyn Wong-Tam is a city councillor in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is Councillor for the Toronto Centre-Rosedale electoral district (Ward 27). She was elected to Toronto City Council in the 2010 city council election Kristyn has an extensive career investing in the City of Toronto through both the public and private sectors. Her contributions have led to the development and support of numerous social planning programs, business ventures, art endeavours and successful community initiatives.
Yasmin Ratansi | Former Member of Parliament
Yasmin was first elected as Member of Parliament for the riding of Don Valley East in June of 2004 and re-elected in 2006, 2008. During her tenure in Parliament, Yasmin sat on several Standing Committees of the House, including Environment, Human Resources and Skills Development and Heritage. In recognition of her excellent work, the Leader of the Liberal Party (Leader of the Opposition in Parliament) appointed Yasmin as Chair to the Standing Committee on Status of Women in 2006. As Chair, her major accomplishments were developing and instituting the concept of Gender Budgeting to the Canadian Parliament, policies and procedures around economic security for women, single parent families and seniors.
NAAAP Members: $5.00
Non Members: $10.00 Register in advance | ($20.00 at the door)
NAAAP Toronto's signature Power Mixers are designed to be your professional community forum, enjoy lively conversation, mix and mingle, build new contacts and get re-acquainted with old ones at some of Toronto's most popular evening hot spots.
June 23, 2015
Please register early as space is limited and bring your business cards
Contact details for the event:
Director of Women in NAAAP Programming: firstname.lastname@example.org