March People & Culture Events Calendar

march 4th:

Women in Data Science Conference, Vancouver 2019

The Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference (https://www.widsconference.org/) is held every year at Stanford University featuring keynotes, several technical vision talks, lunchtime panel, and multiple opportunities to network with other attendees.

Join us for the regional WIDS event in Vancouver, from 8AM to 5PM on March 4, 2019, and listen to 8 fantastic speakers sharing new trends, good practice that they observed and their experience in the Data Science field.

Let’s talk employee wellbeing - uncovering our latest research and findings

BrightTALK is hosting another webinar and this time it’s all about employee wellbeing. Chloe Hamman, Lead People Scientist at Culture Amp, will speak to why this topic is now an important business imperative for any size of organization. Join her as she digs into her research gathered from various culture first organizations and how to empower a culture that supports employee wellbeing.

MARCH 6th:

How Fitness First is creating a culture of wellbeing

Chloe Hamman, Lead People Scientist at Culture Amp & Matthew McNelley, HR Business Partner at Fitness FirstHear are sharing everything they know about creating a culture of wellbeing. Learn about how the Fitness First motto supports an enormous workforce through various initiatives that build employee wellbeing and connection - whilst sharing the impact it has on their business.

MARCH 11TH - 13TH:

#BCTechSummit

Are you ready to navigate the new age of innovation?

The world is changing at an unprecedented rate, with new realities introduced every day. How will we use emerging technologies - from AI to Robotics, Quantum to Clean-tech, Blockchain to AR/VR – to solve the biggest challenges facing BC and the world today? Join us at Western Canada's largest annual innovation event, the 2019 #BCTECHSummit.

Featured speakers include Duncan Wardle, former head of innovation and creativity at Walt Disney, Manjit Minhas, Co-Founder and CEO of Minhas breweries, and many more groundbreaking leaders.

march 11th:

Best of Women of Data Science, 2019

Join us for an evening of watching a selection of the 3 best talks from sold out Women of Data Science 2019 conference, being hosted at Stanford on March 4, 2019. Here is a full schedule of the Stanford event: https://www.widsconference.org/2019-schedule.html

Come prepared for discussion about Python, Data Science and being a woman in tech.

MARCH 26th:

InnovateWork Vancouver - Creating Change in the World of Work

InnovateWork is coming to Vancouver!

Following many fun events in Toronto, we felt it was time to hear what the HR, Tech, Talent, and Marketing business communities in Vancouver have to say about the changing ways we work and the tech that can help us collaborate smarter!

#InnovateWorkVan will bring together HR, Talent, Tech, Marketing and C-Level pros for an evening of learning and networking. Join us March 26, 2019, to hear from awesome local speakers, a discuss issues with a panel of experts and make new contacts.

Nicole Davidson