AHF Summit 2019

A highly curated gathering of women of colour in the GTA looking to invest in their career development – and overall invest in their future selves.

The Accelerate Her Future Summit 2019 will take place on Saturday, October 26th from 9:00 am – 5:30 pm at the University of Toronto Entrepreneurship’s ONRamp.

Important Dates & Information:

Applications Open: June 19, 2019
Applications Close: September 15, 2019
Summit Candidates Announced by: September 30, 2019
Summit Date: October 26, 2019

Applicants will be assessed by the Accelerate Her Future Summit team. Selection criteria will focus on four key areas:

  • Program of study
  • Views about diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Leadership potential


Additional Things to Know:

  • Space is limited – there is an application approval process
  • Successful candidates will be notified by September 30, 2019
  • There is a $25.00 fee to secure your spot
  • We do offer limited bursaries for early applicants – just note this if you require financial support in your application


And remember, there is an eligibility criteria:

  • Self-identify as a woman of colour (Black, Indigenous, and Woman of Colour)
  • Currently enrolled in a GTA-based college or university business or tech program
  • Recent graduate looking to pursue a career in business or tech (college or university program completed in 2017 or later)
  • Active view on representation and leadership of women of colour at all levels within business and tech