Events

Consulting 101

Have you ever wanted to consult with a consultant … AT THE RITZ? We are proud to present our annual flagship event, Consulting 101 — featuring a panel and speed mentoring sessions. The event will consist of company executives actively looking to hire students for jobs and internships! Mentors will […]

Planning your Future in Finance

Join us on Thursday November 14 from 6 PM to 9 PM to take ownership of your future! KPMG, AFFQ and JMWL are proud to present a panel featuring esteemed industry professionals who will answer ALL your questions on your future career in finance. The panel will be followed by […]

Ambassador Recruitment Cocktail

🔥 BECOME A JMWL AMBASSADOR 🔥 Dip your toe in school involvement and join a team of DYNAMIC people, work on REWARDING projects, and attend ALL our events for FREE. As an ambassador, you get the opportunity to: 📌Build and expand your professional network 📌Be part of an enriching mentorship program 📌Work […]

Do’s and Dont’s at Recruitment Events

Are you thinking of attending networking events this year but feeling slightly nervous about them? Do you want to learn how to make an impression at recruitment events? If you answered yes, we have you covered! JHMA & JMWL are excited to present our first event of the year - […]

Entrepreneurship 101

JMWL was excited to present our LAST EVENT of this academic year: Entrepreneurship 101! Attendees joined us on Thursday, March 21st from 5:45pm-9:00pm at the Ritz Carlton and to delve themselves into the world of entrepreneurship. TIER 1: $10 TIER 2: $15 *A portion of the ticket sales were given […]

Women In Finance presented by CFA Montreal

FISA and JMWL was excited to announce the 3rd annual Women in Finance Conference, sponsored by CFA Montreal - a leader in investment and a major contributor to the growth and health of Montreal's finance ecosystem - and in collaboration with Concordia's MBA in Investment Management program. The event consisted […]

Diversity in Action

As the saying goes, your network is your net worth! Students joined us for our BIGGEST event of the year, Diversity in Action, and enlarged their network by engaging with various reputable companies ! We were proud to present a panel and speed mentoring sessions featuring esteemed industry executives who […]

Get Savvy: Tackle Tech

JMWL was proud to present our second event of the year, Get Savvy: Tackle Tech! This event consisted of a workshop as well as a panel with insightful speakers comprised of tech professionals! Since 1991, the percentage of technical occupations held by women has been declining. In 2015, women made […]

Ambassador Recruitment Cocktail

The ambassador recruitment cocktail was created as the second step of the recruitment process for the Ambassador Program. We invited 25 of our ambassador applicants to the cocktail. The cocktail consisted of a networking period as well as a discussion period with the goal of getting to know each applicant […]

The Third Edition of Cocktails & Conversations

A recent study published by the LinkedIn Corporate Communications Team revealed that 70 percent of people in 2016 were hired at a company where they had a connection. The ability to network is a valuable tool that can help attract the best opportunities, which is vital for success. JMWL’s first […]

 

 

Testimonials

“Each event is very well planned out without a detail missed. They are catered for anyone to attend, while providing new viewpoints on the importance and benefits of gender equality in the workplace.”

Ian Moore

Breaking Barriers: Initiating Change attendee

"I really loved the JMWL workshop about unconscious bias in the workplace. The networking periods were my favourite as we had time to connect with the knowledgeable speakers!”

Zoe Zeitouni

Unconscious Bias Workshop attendee

"The last event was amazing. I definitely learned a lot. The food was a great plus. Can't wait for what's to come."

Jordan Fefer

Unconscious Bias Workshop attendee

"JMWL offers a great opportunity to learn from and network with individuals involved in women empowerment in the workplace. Every event treats the cause in a different and interesting way. Can't wait to see what's next!"

Tala Abdul Salam

The second edition of Cocktails & Conversation attendee