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Event summary produced by The Globe and Mail Events team. The Globe’s editorial department was not involved.

In the lead up to International Women’s Day, The Globe and Mail hosted an event on Thursday, March 7, focused on the causes of gender-based inequity in the workplace. Speakers examined how intersectionality affects the path to career growth, along with strategies and solutions to help close these gaps.


  • Anuradha Dugal, Vice President of Community Initiatives at the Canadian Women’s Foundation
  • Nishat Jessa, Senior Vice President, Finance Technology and Operations, Oxford Properties
  • Tsering Yangki, Executive Vice President, Real Estate Finance and Development, Dream Unlimited Corp
  • Tracy Nesdoly, VP Marketing Communications, Kobo
  • Jaqui Parchment, Board Director and former CEO
  • Sherrill Sutherland, Producer, The Decibel (moderator)

The Globe and Mail presented the event with sponsor support from Canadian Women’s Foundation. To learn about upcoming Globe and Mail events visit:

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