University Education and Jobs

With Dr. Catherine Aczel Boivie

How important is a university education to getting a job? Come and discuss it upstairs at the Water Street Café in Vancouver.


About Catherine Aczel Boivie

Dr. Catherine Aczel Boivie is President of the Strategic Technology Leadership Corporation. She was the former CEO of Inventure Solutions and SVP of Information Technology and Facility Management at VanCity, in addition to being a former member of the Couchiching Institute Board of Directors. Catherine initiated the Aczel Fund, providing scholarships to numerous interested young Canadians to attend the annual Couchiching Summer Conference. In 2009, the Women’s Executive Network named her one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women in the "Trailblazer and Trendsetters" category.


About the Vancouver Conversations

The Vancouver Conversations are held approximately every month (except Christmas and summer) over dinner in a small private dining room at the Water Street Café, a Gastown restaurant. The Conversation leaders are from our local group and topics are also chosen by group members. We order and pay for our own food and drink, along with a 17% gratuity, which covers the rental of a private dining room.

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Date: March 19, 2013
Location: 300 Water Street Café
Time: 6:30-9:30pm
RSVP: Karin Weidner - or call: 604-551-1822
or contact

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