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Here is a glimpse of the first Advancing Women Conference events and the networking that took place!

Shirley McClellan
Scholar in Residence, Rural Department
University of Alberta
Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada

Conference Delegates

Conference Delegates

Mary Morrissey
Life SOULutions That Work LLC
Simi Valley, California, United States

Jason Dorsey
The Gen Y Guy®
Chief Strategy Officer
The Center for Generational Kinetics
Austin , Texas, USA

Jo Campbell
President and Founder
Jo Campbell Coaching
Lumsden, Saskatchewan, Canada

Conference Delegates

Du-Pont Pioneer Sponsor Speaker

Conference Delegates

Iris Meck
Conference Coordinator & Founder
"You will need a bigger venue next year when we tell all of our friends!"
- Valerie C., Edmonton, Alberta

"… room was a bit crammed – need a larger room. Very well done! Variety of topics was great! Can’t wait for the next one!"
- Haley R., Regina Saskatchewan.

"Thanks you for helping me on my journey as a woman, rancher, mom and human. The timing was heaven sent! All the speakers were amazing and relevant in so many ways."
- Holly L., Didsbury, Alberta

"As a student the time of year was great.  Overall a fantastic conference with an amazing line up of speakers, so inspiring! Way to come in with a bang for the first year!"
- Stacey D, Taber Alberta.

"…to stop the “daily grind” and take the time to meet with amazing women and hear inspirational speakers…"
- Crystal M, Guelph, Ontario

"... networking, positive thinking, and goal setting – finally something for just women only! all the speakers were fantastic. I would definitely listen to them again!"
- Karen F., Blaine Lake Saskatchewan

"…as a networking passionate aggie, how could I not attend? Great value for investment. Good mixture of motivational and practical experience. The greatest value was the personal development, and the support from like-minded women. Move east for 2015?"
- Brenda T., Kanata, Ontario

"Mary Morrissey was so inspiring; I wrote my first goal and plan to act on it when I return home. Thanks so much. I am so proud to have had the opportunity to attend this wonderful conference."
- Cynthia S., Saskatoon Saskatchewan

"All topics and speakers were great! Definitely wouldn’t miss it in 2015! Have more networking time with the ladies. Have the conference a month earlier - this is too close to seeding!"
- Anonymous

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"I just wanted to send you a note to thank you for spearheading the amazing Advancing Women conference — this will prove to be a transformative event for many, myself included."

Lyndsey Smith

To read and view the complete coverage of the conference by Real Agriculture visit:
Read the Western Producer article from
the conference:
Women Crack Business Barrier
Read the Alberta Farmer Express article from
the conference:
It's no longer a man's world in agriculture
Thank you to our 2014 sponsors for being the champions for women in the ag industry.

Thank-You to Our 2014 Sponsors
Along with our high profile industry speakers, select "Speaker Sponsors" addressed the conference and share their inspirations and ideas.

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