Immigrant Women’s Small Business Expo, OTTAWA

September 30, 2018, 9am-5pm

Ottawa City Hall
110 Laurier Ave W, OTTAWA

5th Annual Immigrant Women’s Small  Business EXPO

The 1-day conference is to bring together successful women and immigrants to reflect on their achievements over the years and to encourage new women and immigrants in exploring entrepreneurship and developing businesses. The conference will focus on topics such as women and mothers in the workforce, the impact the increase in minimum wage has on both the immigrant worker and business owner, and provide the necessary tools and the voice needed to help women and immigrants succeed in business across Canada.

In attendance will be Immigrant Women, Small Businesses, Entrepreneurs and Students. Our event is a platform for the immigrant community to network; get valuable information through seminars and workshops, increased business exposure and great advice from industry leaders and representatives.

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  • Informative material from supportive businesses.
  • Seminars and workshops featuring expert small business leaders.
  • A great platform to network with other women with similar interests
  • A chance to get one on one advice from industry leaders and representatives
  • Increased Business Exposure, if you choose to become a sponsor or exhibitor.
  • A great overall experience, leaving you wanting to attend our other events and gain more information that can help your business!
  • SWAG bags for all of our guests with complementary materials from other companies.

FREE Resources for first 100 Attendees

Our first 100 attendees will receive a complimentary swag bag with resources and discounts on products and services for new and budding entrepreneurs in the Ottawa Region. Doors open at 9am.

Panel Discussion

Join a discussion with female leaders in small business as we discuss the unique challenges of Minimum Wage and the Impact on Immigrant Business Owners in Canada.

Exclusive Workshops

Take control of your business finances and digital presence through our expert workshops on important topics for entrepreneurs and business owners.

Exhibitor Hall

This year, our Exhibitor Hall features over 50 service providers or products to help you on your way to success as a small business owner or to help you with your job search.



Full Day Agenda

8:30am: Registration Opens (swag bags for first 100 guests)

9am: Exhibitor Hall Opens

9:30am – 9:45am: Open Ceremony with Special Guests

10am – 11am: Panel of Experts Segment: Minimum Wage & The Impact on Immigrant Business Owners

11:30am-12:30pm: Workshop 1: The Power of Self-Love for Entrepreneurs

2pm-3pm: Workshop 2: Why You Should Publish A Book to Promote Your Brand

Exclusive Acess to Experts

Your ticket to the Immigrant Women’s Small Business Expo grants you access to our exclusive workshops, expert speakers and exhibitors. First 100 attendees will receive a FREE swag bag with special offers and products designed to help new and growing entrepreneurs.

Featured  Sessions

Learn more about our featured speakers and participants in our Panel Discussions and Exclusive Workshops.

Opening Ceremony


Minimum Wage and the Impact on Immigrant Businesses: Panel Discussion


The Power of Self-Love for Entrepreneurs

Workshop I

Why You Should Publish A Book To Promote Your Brand

Workshop II


Our Sponsors

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Join hundreds of fellow entrepreneurs at our 5th Annual Immigrant Women’s Small business Expo.

Tickets are FREE.  Register in Advance or At The Door!!

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