Woman in Leadership – Executive Development Course

In this 4-hour course, you’ll examine the key roles women play in the hospitality and meeting industries and how to overcome career obstacles to executive level positions. This instructor led course will guide you in creating a personal action plan to help you move into leadership roles within the meeting planning industry and more.

What you’ll learn:

How to identify which skills help women ascend to executive leadership roles in the meeting and event industry and more.

How to identify methods for overcoming challenges women face in obtaining leadership opportunities.

How to create a personal action plan for leadership success.

How to locate resources available to women seeking leadership roles in the meeting and event industry.

Participants of this course receive:

4 clock hours in CMP-IS Strategic Domain E: Human Resources; Domain F: Stakeholder management

Access code for Clifton StrengthsFinder 2.0 Assessment

Individual Development Plan worksheets to create a personalized action plan

Peer-to-peer mentoring

Certificate in Executive leadership skills

Course overview:

Module 1: Executive Leaders Around the World and in the Meetings and Events Industry

Module 2: Challenges and Solutions

Module 3: Creating your Personal Action Plan

Module 4: Resources for Further Development

February 13, 2018


7:30am    Registration

8:00am    Program Begins

12:30pm   Program Ends


Ontario Bar Association

Grand Salon 3

20 Toronto Street

Toronto, ON   M5C 2B8

Chapter Grant provided by American Airlines and the MPI Foundation.

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Additional Information


Registration Fees

Fees if registered by February 7:

Member: $125

Non-Member: $155

Fees if registered after February 7 or on-site:

Member: $155

Non-Member: $185

HST #124261454

$1.00 of each registration fee will be put in a fund to assist members to attend the 2019 WEC in Toronto.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be received in writing by 5:00 February 7, 2018. No refund after February 7, 2018. 

No show – Full Fee