Wed, 02 Jun|
Brookfield Women's Network Fireside Chat with Her Excellency Ms Lynn McDonald, High Commissioner of Canada to Singapore
We are delighted to host Her Excellency Lynn McDonald, High Commissioner of Canada to Singapore, to share her views on gender equality as well as diversity and inclusion.
Time & Location
02 Jun 2021, 10:30 am – 11:30 am SGT
About the Event
Join us for the Brookfield Women’s Network Asia Fireside Chat with Her Excellency Ms Lynn McDonald, High Commissioner of Canada to Singapore.
In collaboration with the High Commission of Canada in Singapore and the Brookfield Women's Network Asia, we are delighted to host Her Excellency Lynn McDonald, High Commissioner of Canada to Singapore, to share her views on gender equality as well as diversity and inclusion.
H.E. Lynn McDonald, High Commissioner of Canada to Singapore
After a diplomatic career in foreign affairs and international trade, Ms. McDonald became Consul and Senior Trade Commissioner at the Consulate General of Canada in Hong Kong and Macao in 2014, before being appointed as High Commissioner to Singapore in 2016. To learn more about Her Excellency’s distinguished and global career, you can read her full biography here.
In our fireside chat, Her Excellency will share her thoughts on the challenges that female leaders face in Asia, and how to overcome these challenges. She will also share her views on how Canadian companies have managed to top international polls on workplace diversity and inclusion practices (Kantar’s Inclusion Index 2019), and discuss key learnings and approaches to making workplaces more inclusive.
We are also delighted to have Ms. Caroline Berube, Managing Partner, HJM Asia Law Co. LLC, present opening remarks on behalf of CanCham, and look forward to welcoming CanCham Members and associated corporations for what promises to be an insightful conversation.
2 June 2021, 10:30am – 11:30 am (SG/HK)
About the Brookfield Women’s Network
Brookfield Women’s Network (BWN) is an employee-led initiative at Brookfield offices globally and aims to foster a learning and networking community across all business groups and at all levels of seniority. Through a variety of events and initiatives, the group provides a valuable forum to explore and discuss opportunities and challenges facing professional women.