FCI-CWI’s women’s leadership conferences offer women the opportunity to gain leadership skills and practices to help them advance professionally and personally. The leadership events also provide attendees the opportunity to network, build new business relationships and strengthen existing ones.

Past speakers have included A&W Food Services of Canada CEO Susan Senecal, HP Canada CEO Mary Yule, and Newfoundland and Labrador’s first female Premier Kathy Dunderdale.

With the rise of female business leaders into powerful positions, women’s voices are being heard. Organizations are realizing the importance of female leadership. However, women still face obstacles to advancement.

Committed to promoting the advancement of women within their organizations and industries, FCI-CWI’s female leadership events aim to instil a passion for leadership in the next generation of women leaders.



FCI-CWI is a leading provider of leadership conferences for women executives, lawyers, accountants, and other professionals across Canada. For over 15 years, FCI-CWI has created events that inspire, motivate and empower women in leadership roles.



Strong female leaders from various sectors, including corporate, government and academic, discuss topics that are related to female leadership. The speakers share invaluable insights and experiences.



The Women in Leadership conferences provide attendees with strategies to become more effective leaders in today’s fast changing world. The conferences offer opportunities to connect, learn and have fun.


It is rare that a one-day conference covers the relevant topics with such practical tools. Thanks to the inspiring women leaders, it is clear this event is not to be missed!”
     – Joanne Klein, Vice President Corporate Services, PETRONAS Canada