Join us on October 17th for a reviting discussion as how leadership drives and enables innovation.
Fawn Annan and Mary Whittle will share their prespectives on how ledership in the boardroom and executive office drives innovation and enables creativity.
As President and CMO of IT World Canada, Fawn is the driving force redefining the online information resource for Canadian Information and communications technology sector. IT World Canada (ITWC) is the Canadian affiliate of IDG, the world’s largest IT provider, located in 96 countries. When taking the President’s role, Fawn was one of three female country leaders in the IDG network and has been a champion of women’s parity and leadership throughout her years as an executive.
With over 25 years as a corporate executive, entrepreneur and strategic consultant, Mary has forged trusted relationships with the world’s largest technology organizations, pioneer innovative business practices, and is an early adopter of new technologies that result in growth – often disruptive and in challenging environments. Mary is the chair for ITAC’s Women on Boards initiative and co-Chair ITAC Diversity Platform leading the charge to redefine Corporate Boards to embarce innovation and creativity.
6:00 to 6:30 - Arrival and Networking
6:30 to 7:15 - Dinner
7:15 to 8:15 - Leadership Innovation Talk by Fawn Annan and Mary Ehittle
8:15 to 8:30 - Question & Answer
8:30 to 9:00 - Wrap up and Networking
Proceeds from will be donated to Cathy Tait's choice of charity in recognition of her life long contribution to SWIT. As many of you know already, this is Cathy's last SWIT event before she sails off to down-under with her husband enjoying the Aussie life. We will miss Cathy dearly and October 17th SWIT gathering is our opportunity to thanks Cathy for her immense contributions.
Look forward to seeing you on October 17th.