As the world struggles with the pandemic, women have been the most affected by the economic impacts arising.
As the world changes, one needs to look for new economic opportunities such as that which exists in the tech industry as well as increased digitalisation.
Women need upskilling and reskilling to fully seize these opportunities as:
Let’s hear from some of the stakeholders on what it takes to create such opportunities.
Below are all of our speakers participating in our online series for Women’s Month.
Meet our moderator for week 4.
Emily, from Canada, holds an international MBA specialising in Cross-Cultural Management. She started her career in the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and came to Kuala Lumpur as the Executive Director of the Malaysia Canada Business Council.
She subsequently joined Warison Global Sdn Bhd to help conceptualize and execute Corporate Social Responsibility programs. Here she also developed initiatives to inspire, create and connect entrepreneurs across Malaysia to a global eco-system through various programs including as Malaysian host for the inaugural Global Entrepreneurship Week events.
Emily is currently based in Kota Kinabalu, where she has co-founded The Borneo Tribal Squad MMA & Fitness Factory with her husband, focusing on self-defense programs and fitness for women. She continues to work to inspire entrepreneurial ecosystems in Sabah and Malaysia.
Watch our live stream session via YouTube.