Atlantic ConnecTions Conference 2017

Supporting the Career Progression and Retention of Women in SETT

Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia /  May 3 & 4, 2017.

The Atlantic ConnecTions Conference provides an opportunity for women in Science, Engineering, Trades and Technology (SETT) from Atlantic Canada to share their experiences of studying and working in male-dominated fields, to network with others, and to develop action items with the goal of advancing women in SETT. Women and their male colleagues in SETT from a cross-section of industries, education, government, and not-for-profit organizations are invited to attend the conference.


Help Change Systemic Biases/ Build your Network/ Achieve Balance/ Share Stories

This is a great opportunity to meet CCWESTT (Canadian Coalition for Women in Engineering, Science, Trades, and Technology) member organizations.

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Click here for conference program.

Optional Workshops, May 2nd

Preceding the conference, the following workshops will be available for interested participants:

  • Writing Compelling Commentary by Shari Graydon (Informed Opinions).    Register

  • Microaggression in the SETT Workplace (WinSETT Centre, Special Topic)  Register

  • Networking & Professional Presence (WinSETT Centre, Special Topic)         Register

Latest News:


  • View our updated program

  • Get to know the two keynote speakers and what they will be speaking about at the conference.

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