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Date: July 29, 2017
Time: 10:30am – 4:00pm
LocationSimon Fraser University Surrey Campus
Lunch will be provided.

I am delighted to be a part of Ignite Your Passion Conference for the second year in a row. The Simon Fraser University Passion Club aims to help students from all faculties explore different options, exchange ideas, and inspire action to towards a clearer career path. The conference will feature keynote speakers, a Q&A panel discussion, networking opportunities, and catered lunch.

Featuring professionals in a range of industries, such as entrepreneurship, medicine, education, arts, and science:

  • Brittany Whitmore, Founder of Exvera Communications and Founder/Executive Director of TEDxGastownWomen
  • Martin Mroz, Director of Health and Counselling Services at Simon Fraser University
  • Meenu Deol, Marketing Programs Coordinator at Allocadia, Co-Founder at Living Atman
  • Rosio Godomar, Founder at Educate Girls Network , former Senior Programme Officer, World Food Programme
  • Dr. Angela Brooks-Wilson, PhD
    – Head of Cancer Genetics, Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency
    – Professor & Chair, Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, Simon Fraser University
    – Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia

  • Dr. Christin Wiedemann, PhD. Physics
    -Co-CEO at PQA Testing|
    -President Canadian Women in Science and Technology


As well as our additional panelists:

  • Dr. Grace Lee, Clinical Neuroscientist, E-Commerce Entrepreneur, and Director of Krimson Marketing Inc.
  • Hugo Saito, Project Technologist, Land Development at BC Housing


Thank you for inviting me! The event was a huge success!

The organizers created a wonderful recap video of the event. Watch it on YouTube HERE .

Ignite Your Passion Conference

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