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Panel | Respectful Workplaces

March 28, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Join us on Tuesday March 28th, 2017 to discuss respectful workplaces in the construction industry with a panel of local exemplary employers.

There is an undeniable social movement in our industry to create respectful workplaces, in the office as well as on construction sites. Our panel is made up of speakers from some of the organizations that are leading the way for this positive change. These local exemplary employers will discuss their challenges, failures and successes as they endeavor to create respectful workplaces for all.

This refreshing and thought provoking event will be moderated by Marie-France Venneri, project manager at AME Group, and will cover a range of topics such as:

– Company goals and policies with regard to respectful workplaces

– Benefits and challenges of implementing new policies and ways of doing business

– Impact and ease of implementation of change

– Recommendations and advice to those looking to create change within their companies

We encourage attendee participation and urge you to share (in advance of the event) any questions you may have for the participants through LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter – with the hashtag #CCWRespectfulWorkplaces

Panel Participants: TBA

Moderator: Marie-France Venneri, AME Group

Marie-France Venneri graduated from University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Applied Science in mechanical engineering in 2004.

Marie joined the AME Group in 2010. She’s a project manager and her role is to successfully assist clients in advancing their projects towards clearly defined goals. Marie’s goal for every project is to surpass the client’s expectations by providing innovative and energy efficient mechanical designs.

Marie recently returned to AME after taking a year off in 2015 to travel the world. She joined CCW as a member in 2008 and then in 2010 joined the board as Secretary. She then moved to Programs Director for 2011/2012, then Vice-President in 2013/2014. Marie has a long history with CCW and believes in its purpose of helping women who are in, or looking to get in to, the construction industry.


5.30pm – 6pm – Registration at the Holiday Inn and Suites Vancouver Downtown

6pm – 6.05pm – President’s welcome

6.05pm – 7pm – Dinner

7pm – 8pm – Panel discussion


March 28, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Holiday Inn and Suites
1110 Howe Street
Vancouver, Canada


Canadian Construction Women
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