Month: June 2014

IWIS Event: Using Foreign Credentials to Attain Career Success

Using Foreign Credentials to Attain Career Success   Date: July 10, 2014; 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM (networking starts: 1:00 PM, presentation starts: 1:30 PM) Location:Room: SUR 3280, Simon Fraser University… Read More

Event – Be Like Ada Coding Bootcamp

Date: July 19th 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m Cost: $45 (includes lunch) Description: Learn fundamentals of programming in a fun & interactive way Use drawing, Lego, and hear from women with cool car… Read More

Event Recap – SCWIST AGM 2014

Close to 50 people including new and existing members and founders attended the SCWIST AGM on June 18. It was a night of sharing as Rosine, our past President, started off the night and warmly welcome… Read More

Event Recap – IWIS Event: Deciphering Canadian Culture

How can each of us celebrate our heritage in Canada’s multicultural environment? This is the question that our speaker, Lorraine Graves, answered in the 5th IWIS event of the year on June 3rd. T… Read More

Presidents Blog: June

There are certain things at SCWIST we can predict with great certainty as it has shown in the past 33 years – the commitment of people getting engaged with the organization at the board and volunteer… Read More

Live Event: Addressing the Shortage of Women in STEM Jobs

ScribbleLive and Georgian Partners will host a panel discussion on June 12th looking at the issue of the shortage of women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) jobs. This initiat… Read More

Janny Marie , Director Strategic Development

Janny Marie earned her Master and PhD degrees in stem cell biology from the University of Copenhagen, in collaboration with Hagedorn Research Institute (Denmark). She moved to Vancouver for the advent… Read More