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"Introspection on Women Leaders in Pharma (let's get real) and 2020 Planning"

Members Only ($40 fee)

December 18th, 2019 - 5:00 to 7:30 pm

Challenger Golf Course

2525 Rue des Nations, Saint-Laurent, QC H4R 3C8

Event objective details:

  • Cocktail and Networking

  • Guest speaker

  • 2020 WLP planning session

Guest speaker:

  • Dr. Steve Courmanopoulos PhD. (Psych), CEO at Medius International 

Past Events... Thank you to all who came out and participated! 

Becoming a Powerful Change Agent: what does it take?, November 6th, 2019 (Open to all)

  • Networking opportunity!

  • How to become a powerful agent of change in the pharma industry.

  • Discuss and interact with inspiring panellists

  • Guest Speakers

    • Milva D’Aronco (Founding and Executive Member at Women Leaders in Pharma & National Sales Director at Avir Pharma)

    • Claudia Drozdoski (Global Head of People & Culture at Medisca)

    • Sarah-Jessica d’Avirro (BComm Marketing Student & Marketing coordinator at Sanofi Consumer Healthcare)

​ "Leading Today: What does courage have to do with it"       September 4th, 2019, (Open to all)

  • Networking opportunity.

  • Analyze how our decisions are often driven by our comfort zone.

  • Explore the benefits of taking risks.

  • Discuss and interact with inspiring panellists

  • Speakers and guest panellists:

    • ​Christine Poulin: General Manager, TEVA

    • Toni Rinow: General Manager, JUBLIANT

    • Stephanie Trotter: Executive Coach, GSK

​ "Coaching Event", July 3rd, 2019, (Members only)

  • Coaching within small working group sessions to enable you to grow and evolve as leaders in the pharma industry.

  • Certified coaches have developed the coaching sessions for this unique event.

  • Guest coaches: ​Cloé Caron, Maria Perrotta, Anne Daviault, Milva D'Aronco, Annie Bourgault​​

​ "Work-Life Balance; Illusion or Revolution", May 14th, 2019

  • Networking opportunity

  • Learn what "work-life balance" means for women leaders in pharma.

  • Tips on overcoming challenges.

  • Speakers and guest panellists:

    • ​Allison Rosenthal - General Manager; Otsuka

    • Patricia Gauthier - Business Unit Head; GSK

    • Ina Stefanova - Brand Manager; ViiV

​ "2019 Launch Event", February 13th, 2019, (Open to all)

  • The official launch event of Women Leaders in Pharma

  • Networking​

  • Guest Speakers:  

    • Thea Discepola - VP, Legal Affairs & Country​​ General Counsel; Novartis

    • ​Ina Ionescu - Product Manager, Immuno-Oncology​​​​; ​Bristol-Myers Squibb

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