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Canadian Women in Aviation Conference and Trade Show Profile Image

Canadian Women in Aviation Conference and Trade Show

The Canadian Women in Aviation Conference and Trade Show is a biennial event which is focused on encouraging and inspiring women in all areas of aviation.  This year, it will be held at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology in Calgary, Alberta, from June 21 - 24, 2017.  See www.cwia.ca for more information.

Elsie MacGill Awards Gala – The Elsie Profile Image

Elsie MacGill Awards Gala – The Elsie

The Foundation’s national awards program, The Elsie MacGill Awards - The Elsie was established in 2009, and each year honours up to seven women for their contributions in specific aviation and aerospace disciplines. Award categories are: Flight Operations/Maintenance (civilian), Government, Business, Education, Pioneer, Engineering and Rising Star.

Through a nomination and judging process honourees are named each year and they are recognized each fall at a gala dinner. The event highlights the honourees’ life history through a combination of visuals, display materials and speakers who have known her throughout her personal and business life.

The 9th annual gala will be held on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Toscana Conference Centre in Vaughan, Ontario.

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact fundraising@northernlightsaerofoundation.com.

Click here for the 2016 winners