Why Become an OWIT-Toronto Member?
As a member of OWIT-Toronto, the first Canadian chapter of a dynamic world-wide organization, you will tap into:
An inspiring new network of women exporters and importers to push your boundaries.
Global business contacts in over 30 countries to expand your links.
Export education & training to hone your knowledge and skills.
International trade information and opportunities to grow your business.
Access to The Federation of International Trade Associations (FITA) benefits and resources. Details
Networking - Through local chapter events you'll build a strong network of private sector and government contacts.
Business Development - Using an exclusive member password, you can link with other members to share ideas, build alliances and help grow your business.
Education and Training - From developing e-commerce savvy through to export financing advice, you'll get practical tips, resources and information to hone your trade knowledge and skills. OWIT - Toronto organizes topical meetings, workshops and seminars and publishes an informative newsletter for it's members.
Representation - Your Board monitors government activities and events related to women in trade - nationally and internationally - to keep you up-to-date on the latest developments that can influence your international business growth.
Early-Bird Offers - Advance notice of upcoming trade missions and events geared to women exporters
Strategic Alliances - By developing links with related organizations, OWIT - Toronto increases your opportunities to access key events and new contacts that can open even more export doors.
Membership Beyond Borders:
Networking - Through cross-chapter events, the annual international conference and the international website you'll be able to tap into the expertise of over 2000 OWIT members internationally.
Information & Idea Exchange - Using the enhanced OWIT-International website you will be able to connect with members and chapters globally and gain access to tools, information and expertise. OWIT will open the world's doors to you!
Professional Growth - Reach out to men and women in our network to gain their insights and guidance. This will give you access to speakers, training seminars and discussion groups on issues related to your personal and professional development.
Mentoring - Reach out to women within our network to gain their insights and guidance, or give back to your community by mentoring others, including young women beginning their professional journey!