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Wednesday, January 29 • 10:00am - 12:00pm
The Rise of Women in Thought Leadership — Room #1200 FILLING

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Thought leaders are the opinion leaders and the go-to people in their field of expertise. They’re trusted sources who move and inspire people with innovative ideas; turn ideas into reality, and show how to replicate their success. Who are the women leaders hugely inspiring men and the world today, and how are they doing it? How can we raise up many more women as thought leaders? Join our panel to hear from influencers in the city to see how they achieve it all!

Moderators
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PEARLY TANG

Founder | Director, Young Innovators
A twelve year veteran of global higher education Pearly has educated 5000+ students from 15+ countries through programs she instructed, created, or directed. Now she spends her days creating innovative curriculums for schools, organizations, and businesses; advising learning institutions... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Cybele Negris

Cybele Negris

CEO, Webnames.ca
Cybele Negris is a serial entrepreneur, seasoned board member, speaker, mentor, and columnist.Cybele is CEO & Co-Founder of Webnames.ca, Canada’s original .CA Registrar and provider of hundreds of domain extensions, webhosting, email, security products, and other online solutions... Read More →
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Miranda Lievers

Co-Founder & COO, Thinkific
Miranda Lievers is a Vancouver-based entrepreneur devoted to the intersection of small business and technology. As co-founder & COO of Thinkific, she's helped over 40,000 business owners earn $150 Million+ with online courses this year alone while educating 12 million+ students around... Read More →
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Naomi Liu

Director, Global Marketing Operations, EFI
A constant problem solver and life-long learner, two things you will always hear me say are: “How can I help you streamline that?” and “How can we do this faster/better?” I’m a fanatic about improving sales and marketing processes and removing roadblocks by using data to... Read More →
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Elicia Maine

W.J. VanDusen Professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship Academic Director, Invention to Innovation (i2I), SFU Beedie School of Business
Dr. Elicia Maine is the W.J. VanDusen Professor in Innovation and Entrepreneurshipand and the founding Academic Director for “Invention to Innovation” (i2I) at the Beedie School of Business, Simon Fraser University. Her research focuses on the dynamics of innovation in the advanced materials, nanomaterials, biotechnology, and emerging nano-biotechnology industries.Outside of her involvement in academia, she currently serves on the Boa... Read More →


Wednesday January 29, 2020 10:00am - 12:00pm PST
SFU Beedie School of Business - Segal Graduate School Building