Opening Speech - Ayo Owodunni, DEI Expert
Breakout Session Round 1 (Room 3) - Presentation Session
Leveraging Branding For Career SuccessDone
Introduction by Gloria
Overcoming Bias and Discrimination in the Hiring Process - Brian ROCHAT
Digital Transformation in Supply Chain Management - Presentation Session
Entrepreneurial Journey of Indigenous Business - Barry PAYNE
Info Session - Abiodun OKE
Launch of the Supply Chain School
Networking in Virtual Chat RoomsDone
Networking Break in Main Hall - NDAZ
The Power of Effective Communication and Networking for Newcomers and BIPOC Professionals
Gloria Pierre has been living her dream since she started her company, Clearly Speaking in 2000. She specializes in communication training for foreign-trained professionals, public speaking and presentation skills, networking within an organization and externally, interview skills and cultural communication.
She has developed more than 30 practical and interactive programs to empower her clients to command attention and respect whenever they are seen or heard.
Her clients include university students, executives, sales and supply chain professionals, newcomers, entrepreneurs and job seekers. Over the years, Gloria has coached people who presented at the White House in Washington, the UN and Air Canada Centre.
She has spoken at conferences and events in Canada, the US, The West Indies and South America and has been on Breakfast Television, Global TV, Omni TV and New Canadians TV and was profiled in Metro newspaper, radio and quoted in Cosmopolitan Magazine.
She is the author of six books:, (K)New Words, ABC’s Of Networking, ABC For Speakers & Presenters, ABC For The Workplace, An English Guide to Pronunciation and Mispronounced & Misunderstood.
Gloria will be sharing her knowledge and experience on both days of the Industry Connect Conference.
Powered By Connection:
Our mission is to empower participants by facilitating networking and relationship-building with industry leaders, peers, and mentors.
Empowerment through Diversity:
Industry Connect 2023 is dedicated to empowering BIPOC professionals and entrepreneurs, enabling them to excel in the Canadian industry landscape.
Pathways to Opportunity:
Unlock a world of career opportunities as Industry Connect 2023 connects job seekers with prospective employers, facilitating meaningful connections.