Special thanks to Make Possible volunteers for providing their valuable feedback and creative ideas at the recent Make Possible Prototype Testing Workshop held July 30th. Participants were divided into teams to test various functions of the Make Possible Mentoring Network and brainstorm ideas for other features. Next Workshop is targeted for September 26th. If you are interested in testing the prototype, please visit the website www.makepossible.ca or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
SCWIST has partnered with Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science and Technology (WWEST) and NSERC Chair Dr. Elizabeth Croft from UBC to support gender diversity in the workplace – please check out our new Gender Diversity Resource Papers on our website at http://www.scwist.ca/typography/make-possible/
SCWIST is also working closely with WebAlliance on the upcoming October 24th BC Economic Forum to support Women as a Catalyst for Growth – especially in non-traditional jobs and emerging sectors. The special WEBEARLY conference rate is available until Aug 31st. For more info http://www.boardoftrade.com/events/overview/1990263698.aspx.
Registration for the Sept 17th Becoming Leaders Workshop is now full with a waiting list, but please stay tuned for the next workshop in the WinSett Leadership Series which is targeted for a November timeframe.