Who We Are

Established in 1991, Canadian Women in Communications and Technology’s (WCT) mission is a national organization dedicated to the advancement of women through a coast to coast network of professional women, men and companies in communications and technology. 

Headquartered in Ottawa, WCT empowers women in broadcasting, cable, telecommunications, digital media and technology to achieve professional success, to aim higher and to be recognized for their achievements.

Through partnerships with organizations such as Information Communications Technology Council, Information Technology Alliance of Canada and Wired Women, WCT has increased its efforts to strengthen the leadership role of women driving innovation and smart growth in Canada.

 

Vision

Our vision is to be the leading organization that inspires and advances women as leaders and contributors to Canada's digital economy.

 

Mission

We will achieve our vision through leadership and skills development, mentorship, recognition and by building and promoting a national community for women in communications and technology.

 

Goals

  • To be the catalyst for advancing women's leadership in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors
  • To facilitate women's career advancement through mentorship, skills and leadership training, networking, and recognition
  • To help companies access female talent

Members

1500 members across Canada from all sectors of the communications and technology sectors. Ten Chapters coast to coast: British Columbia, Edmonton, Calgary, Manitoba, Greater Toronto Area, Kitchener-Waterloo, London, Ottawa-Gatineau, Quebec, New Brunswick.

Become a member today and continue advancing women in Canada.

 

Funding

WCT is a not-for-profit organization that operates on funding from sponsors, as well as revenue generated from member dues and events.

Sponsor WCT and empower women in telecommunications, media and technology sectors in Canada. 

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Women in Communications and Technology (WCT) is a not-for-profit organization - an association of women who work in the communications, digital media and technology sectors. With the help of our sponsors, we are committed to creating jobs and advancing women in their careers by facilitating a Canadian network of industry support and recognition, leadership and skills development, and mentoring.

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Women in Communications and Technology
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