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2019 Toronto Forté MBA Forum for Women

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One King West Hotel & Residence

1 King Street West

Toronto, ON M5H 1A1

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Forté MBA Forums are designed for all standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

A free event especially for women, the Toronto Forum will empower you with information about the MBA’s value, leading business schools, and financing your degree. You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe— all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you'll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

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6:00-8:15 pm - Registration & School Fair

  • Connect with admissions members from top U.S. and international business schools
  • Learn about the admissions process
  • Find the school that’s right for you
  • Networking reception with light refreshments

7:00-8:00 pm - MBA Alumnae Panel

Hear advice and stories from MBA women in various industries and career stages about how they chose a career, what motivated them to pursue an MBA, and the successes and challenges they’ve faced.

Panelists

Alison Hyodo (Moderator) - ZS
Santhia Muthusamy - CIBC
Roxane Ducasse - Walmart Canada
Francine Sheremeta - RBC
Meaghan Kappel - PwC Canada
Alice Leung - Scotia Bank

8:15-9:00 pm - Admissions Panel

Seasoned MBA Admissions professionals discuss admissions requirements, researching schools, the application process, and financing your MBA. Schools presenting will vary by location.

Panelists

Jessica Voss (Moderator) - Washington University in St. Louis (Olin Business School)
Pamela Spencer - Massachusetts Institue of Technology (Sloan)
Amanda Payne-Danson - Imperial College Business School
Imran Kanga - University of Toronto (Rotman School of Management)
Kate Hoffman - University of Chicago (Booth School of Business)

We encourage you to attend some or all of the sessions. Feel free to come and go as necessary.

Dress: Smart Business Casual

Meet with Forté Sponsor Schools and Exhibitors

Forté Forums are your best chance to meet with admissions reps from the world’s best business schools.

Arizona State University (W.P. Carey School of Business) • Alliance Manchaster Business School • Columbia Business School • Cornell University (Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management) • Dartmouth College (Tuck School of Business) • Duke University (Fuqua School of Business) • ESADE Busines School • Georgetown University (McDonough School of Business) • Georgia Tech (Scheller College of Business) • Harvard Business School • Harvard Business School Online HEC-Paris IE Business School • IESE Business School • IMD Business School • Imperial College Business School • INSEAD • London Business School • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT Sloan School of Management) • Michigan State University (Broad College of Business) • New York University (Stern School of Business) • Northwestern University (Kellogg School of Management) • Queen's University (Queen's Smith School of Business)Southern Methodist University (Cox School of Business) • University of California - Berkeley (Haas School of Business) • University of Chicago (Booth School of Business) • University of Michigan (Ross School of Business) • University of OregonUniversity of Oxford (Saïd Business School) • University of Pennsylvania (The Wharton School) • University of Southern California (Marshall School of Business) • University of Texas at Austin (McCombs School of Business) • University of Toronto (Rotman School of Management) • University of Virginia (Darden School of Business) • University of Wisconsin Madison (Wisconsin School of Business) • Vanderbilt University (Owen Graduate School of Management) • Washington University in St. Louis (Olin Business School) • Western Univesity (Ivey Business School) • Yale School of Management • York University (Schulich School of Business)

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