inclusive.  feminist.   Professional development.

WHEN: SEPTEMBER 20 2019, 9AM - 5PM
WHERE: Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre, 149 West Hastings St, Vancouver
COST: $99 - $249


Building on 2018’s sold out conference, we are excited to create a bigger, better FACE Your Career Conference in 2019! With the guidance and expertise of our speakers and facilitators, participants will develop skills for leading change in the workplace and negotiating complex situations, and gain a deeper knowledge of workplace adversity and supporting diverse teams.

Collaborative Learning: Each speaker will be followed by interactive exercises, small group discussion and immersive learning activities.


  • Championing Multi-Barrier Workers
    Kory Wilson - Executive Director, Indigenous Initiatives and Partnerships at BCIT

  • Bringing Your Full Self to Work: Supporting Workplace Authenticity
    Shagufta Pasta - Consultant and Researcher, Seriously Planning.

  • Being Heard: Advocating for Systemic Change
    Nadine Nakagawa - New Westminster City Councillor; Activist and Organizer

  • Harassment: How to Navigate Complaints and Create Safer Workplaces
    Sara Forte - Employment Lawyer and Educator, Forte Law

  • Aligning Your Leadership Style and Professional Goals with your Core Values

Note: this event is reserved for women-identified, transgender and non-binary individuals.