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Symantec + PowerToFly Invite You to An Intimate Evening for Women in Tech

If you are working in software and/or support engineering and would like to attend the event, please email hi@powertofly.com for an invitation.

PowerToFly is thrilled to partner with Symantec, the global leader in next-generation cyber security, to present an intimate evening for a small, select group of women in tech.

The event will take place on Wednesday, November 7th from 6pm to 8pm at 3381 Steeles Avenue East, Suite 400 in Toronto. (Outdoor parking will be validated.)

This event will be an excellent chance for you to network with women leaders at Symantec as well as your peers. The night will center around a panel discussion and Q&A led by several of Symantec's technology leaders.

Agenda (Subject to Change):

  • 6:00pm - Check-In & Networking over light food
  • 6:20pm - Kick-Off from PowerToFly
  • 6:25pm - Welcome, Introduction and Presentation by Andrew Porteous, Manager, Technical Support and Kristopher Persad, Associate Manager, Technical Support
  • 6:45pm - Panel Discussion featuring Symantec's women tech leaders including Junko Sadamitsu, Sr. Technical Support Engineer; Grace Saati, Enterprise Account Manager; Beatrice Dias, Enterprise Security Account Manager
  • 7:05pm - Audience Q&A
  • 7:30pm - Networking over light food

Visit Symantec's page on PowerToFly to learn more about the company including their open roles.

About our Events: All RSVP'd attendees are welcome, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, or age. If you require accommodation to fully participate in this event, please email hi@powertofly.com, and we will contact you to discuss your specific needs.

Unfortunately, PowerToFly and the company it is holding an event on behalf of cannot admit outside recruiters to that particular event. Please email hi@powertofly.com if you have any questions about this policy.

About Symantec: Symantec is a global technology company. We are also a diverse, vibrant community with strong values and a shared commitment to each other, the work we do, and the world we all share. Our values are at the very core of every team member's journey. We've spent 35 years defining our journey. Each day, we build on our legacy by evolving our market-leading portfolio, delivering solutions that keep our customers safe against a constantly changing threat landscape. We have welcomed several leading brands into our portfolio, including Norton, LifeLock, Skycure and ID Analytics, among others. We also believe diversity is more than just race, gender and ethnicity: it's about creating an environment where every culture, language, age, sexual orientation, disability, background, and experience is celebrated.

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