Dr. Marla Shapiro discusses how to prioritize life goals and manage stress.
Sandy Hansen-Wolff on how to create innovative change.
Audience participation with Chef Lynn
Pre-conference workshop hosted by BMO Bank of Montreal.
Selfies and networking.
Iris Meck and a group of approving delegates
Questions and answers
Elysia Vandenhurk shares lessons she learned working with a sibling.
Chef Lynn makes a point
Loving the Volvo
An outstanding panel.
Speakers Sophie Perreault and Carol Kitchen connect
In Their Own Words - Comments from Delegates
"Unreal experience and confidence booster. So great to meet so many like minded women in the industry." - Rachael V., Portage la Prairie, MB
"Very inspiring to be around successful women. It helped me to refocus on my career and gave me good information to advance." - Megan H., Edmonton, AB
"Great education to improve myself as a person and as a manager. Great opportunity to network with other women in all areas of the Ag industry." - Vicki S., Gravelbourg, SK
"Excellent, inspirational speakers and content. Incredibly engaging and relevant." - Catherine G. , Calgary, AB
"Would like to invite other Ag Women along. Refreshing to be supported by so many other women. Feel recharged to do better in the future, given good life management tools." - Megan K., Iron Springs, AB
"Feeling inspired to further my dreams and ideas." - Lacy H., Carstairs, AB
"Very inspiring messages about leadership as well as personal growth and development." - Brandi S., Lethbridge, AB
"Fantastic opportunity to be reminded of dynamic and important contributions women make in agriculture. Reinforces and reminds us of good strategies for strong leadership." - Carmen S., Weyburn, SK
"Amazing and inspiring. A great experience to take part in on a yearly basis to get specific information and grow." - Ashley M., Coalhurst, AB
"The conference refreshed and reframed my thinking, which will make me a better leader, teammate, wife, family member and friend." - Karen K., Edmonton, AB
"I just wanted to send you a note to again say congratulations – you are making such a difference with this conference. It was absolutely amazing." - Chantelle D., Winnipeg, MB
"Very interesting, uplifting and motivating conference that is amazing for young women who often question their decision to enter this industry. This conference smashed all doubts." - Melissa D., Olds, AB
"Speakers were fantastic. I am leaving here motivated and excited to grow." - Ebony P., Rose Valley, SK
Thank you to our Advancing Women 2016 - West sponsors for being the champions for women in the ag industry.