February 28, 2021


The week starting March 9th will mark International Women’s Day, and there are several events in Brampton, virtual of course, for you to engage. And this year, there is one event that celebrates Brampton Councillor Charmaine Williams.

The theme for this year is: “From challenge comes change, so let’s all choose to challenge“. You are encouraged to pose with your hand up high to show you are in and then share on social media #ChooseToChallenge.

On the evening of March 3rd, Brampton’s Board of Trade is hosting an event celebrating International Women’s Day with InspiHER. You can register to participate, virtually, with top female leaders to hear inspirational and encouraging stories. The evening will also include one-on-one networking and a special Leadership Panel Q&A on the Main Stage. As part of InspiHER, outstanding Brampton woman are awarded The Naseem Somani Memorial Award for Leadership Excellence. This year, Brampton Councillor Charmaine Williams accepts this prestigious award.

Councillor Charmaine Williams

Given the global pandemic, many events are virtual. Below is a list of events you can get registered and participate:

Personal Alignment: Balancing and Enjoying Life with Work
March 5, 2021 – Brampton, Canada

CareerXpo IWD 2021 event
March 4, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

Women’s Professional Summit: Evolve
March 5, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

Women Rising: The Time is Now
March 6, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

Together We Rise: RevolutionHer IWD2021 with Meena Harris
March 7, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

Workout for IWD 2021
March 7, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

Free concert: “A Tribute to Canadian Women in Song” (Karen Fowlie)
March 8, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

International Women’s Day Celebration
March 8, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

International Women’s Day 2021: Top Women in Cyber Security
March 8, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

Techsploration Career Quest Conference
March 8, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

Canadian Women in Cybersecurity Conference
March 8, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

#Herstory IWD 2021 Talk March 8, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

Career Recharge: Women in Leadership
March 9, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

The Startup Peel IWD 2021 Conference
March 11, 2021 – Virtual, Canada

Women in cybersecurity beyond borders
March 22, 2021 – Virtual, Canada