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Spin with YYC Cycle

Get your SPIN on and meet other young professionals along the way! We are having a spin class at YYC Cycle- Marda Loop location (3505 14 Street SW) , and what's better than coming out for a fun fitness class and doing it for a good cause! As always, gents are welcome to this event :)


+ There will a door prize, so be sure to bring your business cards for the draw
+ Please feel free to invite your friends
+ Proceeds will go towards organizing future YWIB Calgary events.
+ Please purchase tickets on below!
+ Spots are LIMITED, so be sure to register early!

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November 20 2016 5:30pm-6:30pm

YYC Cycle Marda Loop - Spin Studio
3505 14 Street Southwest Calgary, AB T2T 3W2

http://yyc-cycle.com/pages/marda-loop

YYC Cycle

You are invited to come join us at the Fairmont Palliser for our inaugural high tea event! You will have the chance to sit with industry leaders from different professional backgrounds (including business law, accounting, consulting, financial services, and marketing), and gain insight into how they navigated their respective fields and overcame challenges that you may be facing in your current career.

As well, this provides the perfect chance to connect with other like-minded ambitious young women in the city of Calgary, all while sipping over specialty teas and enjoying delicious snacks!

Date | October 15, 2016 1pm - 3pm (Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior for seating)
Location | Rimrock Dining Room at the Fairmont Palliser, 133 9th Ave SW
Dress code | Business casual or your Sunday best!
Price | $25.00 + Processing fee
RSVP | By October 8, 2016. Limited spots available.

If you have dietary restrictions, or a preference of which industry leader you would like to be seated with, please email yycevents@ywib.ca by October 8 and we will try to accomodate on a best-efforts basis. If no preference is given via email by October 8, seating will be randomized.

Speakers
Sophia Langlois - Partner - KPMG
Whitney Hughes - Project Leader - Boston Consulting Group
Rebecca Bloom Geddes- Vice President of Human Resources - Critical Mass
Lillian Pan - Partner - Carscallen LLP


Bios to come on our Facebook and Instagram page!

Last but not least, we have some amazing door prizes to be won, so make sure to bring your business cards for the lucky draw!

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October 15th 2016 1pm

Fairmont Palliser
133 9th Avenue Southwest, Calgary, AB

http://www.fairmont.com/palliser-calgary/dining/afternoon-tea/

Hey there YYC, summer is nearly upon us! To promote a healthy and well-balanced lifestyle, YWiB Calgary is proud to be working with HotShop and YYC Cycle to bring you June Wellness Month!

Our first event is this Sunday, June 5th, 2016 at HotShop (Victoria Park) for our Warm Flow Yoga session from 7:30pm - 8:30pm.

After you roll up the yoga mats, join us on Sunday, June 19th, 2016 at YYC Cycle (Marda Loop) for a heart-pumping spin class from 5:00pm - 6:00pm.

These are great, stress-free opportunities to meet fellow YWiB Calgary members, unwind before your work week and try out a new local studio! Proceeds from these event will go towards subsidizing future YWiB Calgary events.

Everyone is welcome at all fitness levels and no membership is required. If this is your first time trying out yoga or spin, please arrive 15 - 20 minutes early to check-in, get changed and get settled.

Tickets are now on sale. Quantities are limited so make sure to reserve your spot today! We look forward to seeing you in the studios!

Tickets for Yoga ($10 per attendee)

Tickets for Spin ($20 per attendee)

As well, at each class we will be selling raffle tickets for a private tasting at Cactus Club (Barlow location). Enter to win a chance for you and five friends to experience a private tasting event, valued at $500! Want to buy tickets, but can't make it out to yoga or spin? Contact us through Facebook or at calgary@ywib.ca. ($2/1 ticket, $5/3 tickets, $20/15 tickets)

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June 2016

HotShop: http://hot-shop.ca/
YYC Cycle: http://yyc-cycle.com/

YWiB Calgary is pleased to announce an upcoming event in collaboration with the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (FACL) and the Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC).


Please join us for an evening of appetizers and drinks to meet other professionals and promote diversity in corporate Calgary. This will also be a great opportunity to get to know the respective organizations, find out how you can get involved and learn about their upcoming events.


The event is free. Light appetizers will be provided. Please note, that tickets are limited to 60 people, so we encourage you to register soon. Please RSVP here to confirm your attendance. Additional information can also be found on the Facebook event page and we welcome you to extend the invitation to friends and colleagues.

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Thursday, May 26th, 2016

5:00pm-8:00pm Last Best Brewery

607 - 11th Ave SW, Calgary, AB

Are you curious about how female leaders in the workplace got to where they are today? How they navigated through the corporate ladder, managed work-life balance and found inspiration amongst their peers? Are you interested with connecting with like-minded, ambitious young women from various educational fields, careers, and industries?

Young Women in Business (YWIB) can help you build leadership skills and develop a personal network to reach your fullest personal and professional potential. You are invited to come and learn more about the group at our official Calgary chapter launch, where you will have the opportunity to ask questions during a panel discussion consisting of female leaders in finance, marketing and law. Please bring your friends and come celebrate our launch with a toast!

Please register for the event here

Spaces are limited, so make sure to register early! Please forward this onto any friends and colleagues who might be interested and help us spread the word!

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Tuesday March 29th, 2016

6:15pm-8:00pm PwC Office

111 5 Avenue Southwest #3100, Jasper/Glacier Room, Calgary, AB

Soft Launch - February 2016

Young Women in Business (YWiB) is coming to Calgary and we'd love for you to join us at our first event. We'll be speaking about the purpose and intent of YWiB Calgary and seeking your input.

This is will be an informal event for you to learn about YWiB Calgary and for us to find out what you'd like to see from YWiB in 2016 and beyond. There will be appetizers available and your first drink is on us.

YWiB Calgary would like to thank Shea Nerland Calnan LLP for sponsoring this event.

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Wednesday, February 20th, 2016

5:30pm - 7:30pm Deville Coffee

600 6 Avenue Southwest Calgary, AB