Dates: Jan 26, 2019 to Jan 26, 2019
Location: UBC Alumni Centre, 6163 University Boulevard, Vancouver
Sophia Wealth Academy Offers Economic Empowerment to Women in the #MeToo Era


Sophia Wealth Academy, now in its 10th year, offers a full day of financial education and workshops and welcomes a dynamic community of 350 learners and 17 powerful speakers. The event covers all the fundamentals of finance that a woman needs to know.


All ticket proceeds of the event are donated to Dress For Success, a global non-profit organization that helps women gain financial independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools necessary to help them thrive.


The event will feature a curated selection of high-profile speakers including:

• Christine Bergeron: Executive lead of member experience and community engagement at Vancity, a BIV Top 40 under 40, and a founding team member and VP of Chrysalix Energy
• Sandy Garossino: A former Crown prosecutor, prominent media commentator, columnist, national observer and winner of Best Column in Canada in 2017’s Canadian Online Publishing Association’s awards
• Senator Marilou McPhedran: A human rights lawyer, professor, activist and independent senator for the Parliament of Canada as well as co-founder of several internationally recognized, Canadian non-profit organizations
• Susan Aglukark: A singer-songwriter, three-time Juno winner, founder and chair of the Arctic Rose Foundation, recipient of the Officer of the Order of Canada and activist
And many more amazing women


Get tickets or sponsor a ticket for someone else ($50 off with promo code ID: BCBusiness) 


Sophia Wealth Academy is generously sponsored by: Vancity, Money Coaches Canada, Sophia Financial Group and the Raymond James Canada Foundation