Please Note: The Conference will be immediately followed by the Annual General Meeting beginning at 12:00 p.m. (EDT)
The Unique Challenges and Opportunities of Women GCs
The 2024 National Conference, themed: THE UNIQUE CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES OF WOMEN GCs, will take place over 2 sessions.
When: The FIRST segment of the Conference will be held on Wednesday February 7, 2024 at 10:30 am (EST), followed by the WGCC Annual General Meeting (which begins at 12:00 pm).
Where: This first session will be virtual, with meeting links to follow, and is sponsored by Stikeman Elliott LLP.
Cost: Complimentary, included in your WGCC membership.
CPD: We will keep you updated as we pursue qualification for CPD credits.
During our first segment, we will hear from an expert about the latest insights and survey results regarding compensation disparities between men and women GC’s, insights in respect of the different challenges faced by women GC’s regarding promotion and advancement, and commentary with respect to the dynamic landscape of pay expectation, career transitions and job opportunities in the 2024 job market.
To view Megan's bio, click here
Panel Discussion & Breakout Sessions - How To Ask For What You Want (And Deserve)
In our second segment, we will focus the discussion on seeking outcomes as GC, from the right compensation, building your team, redefining the scope of a role, and getting a seat at the table. You will have an opportunity to hear from other women GC’s and share your own perspectives in an interactive and thought-provoking discussion.
The panel will be moderated by:
Adrian Lang - Chief Legal and Privacy Officer, Staples Canada
Pinar Ozyetis - General Counsel, StackAdapt
We will showcase the experiences of:
Nathalie Clark - EVP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Aurora Cannabis Inc.
Shanin Lott - Consultant, Russell Reynolds Associates
Special thanks for the support of our generous sponsor: