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Shaw Communications

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Ottawa, ON K1P

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Have you ever considered running for office, but don’t know where to start? We have your back!

Equal Voice: National Capital Region is offering a one day seminar for aspiring Female Politicians!

Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017

Time: 9am-4pm

Location: 40 Elgin Street, Ottawa ON

SESSIONS:

  • Municipal Government: The next regular municipal election to elect a Mayor, City Councillors, and school board Trustees for the City of Ottawa will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018. This information session will explain the nomination process, requirements for nomination, deadlines and financial reporting, including campaign spending limits. Facilitated by Elections Ottawa.
  • Getting Nominated: This is the first step to a political career; becoming the nominated candidate to represent a riding on behalf of a political party. Learn the initial steps with Michele Austin, Summa Strategies.
  • Building your Team: You have made the decision to run for political office. Now you need a team to help get you there. Who do you ask? Who do you need? How do you ask? Key important team members and roles will be discussed by Danielle Takacs.
  • Presenting Yourself: Learn the multiple ways you need to be able to present yourself in today’s ever changing social world AND stay on message! Kathleen Monk will talk about the various media strategies of what has worked and where to put your efforts.
  • Funding your Campaign: Asking for money… no one likes to do it. Being able to have the financial support and the comfort of knowing the fundraising rules is very important. We will discuss the various ways to fundraise for your campaign.

Lunch Provided. Tickets $15 each.

*if cost is an issue, please email evncr@equalvoice.ca and we will be glad to provide accomodation

Thanks to our Host Sponsor: Shaw Communications


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