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Breakfast Without Barriers: Discover TechNATA Breakfast Event

April 2, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am



In partnership with the WCT – National Capital Region, the Kanata North Business Association is pleased to present the Breakfast Without Barriers panel discussion!

Get the day started with an energized morning of inspired conversation offering insights into opportunities for inclusion, supporting varied talents and talented individuals and defending diversity in the workplace.

Sponsored by:  David C. Onley Initiative for Employment and Enterprise Development with representative from Carleton University’s Research, Education, Accessibility, Design (READ) initiative (Research, Education, Accessibility and Design)

Building on Carleton University’s reputation in supporting persons with disabilities, the READ Initiative endeavors to establish Carleton as a Centre of Excellence in Accessibility, through research and development toward a world that is accessible and inclusive.

Delivering expertise across all academic disciplines and service departments, Carleton builds collaboration with individuals and organizations that are committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities.  The breakfast event will provide an opportunity to learn more about the READ Initiative and how they can assist businesses connect with the right individuals.

A timely topic, this breakfast event will ignite a panel discussion on “Talent, Diversity, and Inclusion” with insights from industry leaders and members of our business community.


Wendy Knight Agard 
Certified Master Coach and Performance Consultant, Nokia and WCT-NCR 2019 Mentorship Circle Mentor

Fatima Khalid 
Developer, Code for Canada Transport Canada and WCT 2018 Rising Star Award winner

Brett Tackaberry 
Director of Technology, Rebel

Join us and the WCT National Capital Region for Breakfast Without Barriers to kick-start the 2019 Discover TechNATA Tech Expo & Career Fair.  A terrific networking opportunity for members of our community.

Date & Time:  April 2, 2019 8 am to 9:30
Place:  Brookstreet Hotel, Shakers Room, 2nd Floor, 525 Legget Drive KanataON K2K 2W2
Breakfast:  Includes a continental breakfast
Cost:  $20 for WCT-NCR members and $25 for non-members






Brookstreet Hotel
525 Legget Drive
Kanata, ON K2K 2W2 Canada
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(613) 271-1800
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