Women in Business Panel

2022 WIB

2022 Women In Business Panelists

Each year Cando selects four panelists to form the Women in Business Panel, one of the signature events at the Cando Annual National Conference which will be held in Membertou, Nova Scotia from June 26-29, 2023. Through this annual panel, Cando highlights and recognizes the significant impact that Indigenous women entrepreneurs have on the Canadian economy.  Four panelists from across Canada will share their experiences of being a woman in business.

Note: Only nominations submitted by current Cando members will be considered

Selection Criteria

  • Women of Indigenous descent (Inuit, Métis, First Nation)
  • Entrepreneurs with several years of experience who overcame barriers or challenges on their road to success
  • Women in corporate leadership positions who are making a difference fore the betterment of Indigenous economies
  • Industry ‘trail blazers’ who are opening career paths in a new industry for other Indigenous women

Panelists Will Enjoy

  • Recognition for their achievements
  • Networking with Indigenous leaders & peers
  • All-paid trip to Membertou, Nova Scotia and a complimentary conference pass

Download nomination form here.

Nomination deadline: February 28, 2023


Contact Svitlana Konoval at skonoval@edo.ca for more information.