Speaking + Events
Yes, I would love to share my story at your event
But as I coach immigrants who want to open their businesses, I have realized two things:
a) OUR story matters
b) accents make us unique – what matters is the message.
The only way you grow is by mastering the uncomfortable, right?
Upcoming Events +
I am looking forward to speaking these events:
Nov 15, 2018
What does it take to be an entrepreneur in Canada’s capital?
Creatorland is a new documentary series following the extraordinary lives of five creators, entrepreneurs and innovators in Ottawa.
Karla is the guest keynote speaker to kickstart the official screening of this amazing series.
Nov 28, 2018
Entrepreneurship is difficult. It is even more difficult if you’re an immigrant which is why dedicated business supports for immigrant entrepreneurs is crucial. Karla will share her thoughts of good practices that could help Canada improve the business supports for immigrant entrepreneurs.
October 14 – 27, 2018
Selected to be one of ten women representing Canada in this international conference, where we will share best practices, develop and encourage international knowledge and skills, present and build a powerful network of female entrepreneurs world wide.
Immigrant to Immpreneur
Would you like me to speak at your event?
Please contact me and tell me:
– Date, location and speaker budget
– Size of audience
– Topic(s) you are looking for me to touch on
Past Milestone Events +
She’s the Change
March 24, 2018
Speaker: From Immigrant to Entrepreneur
New Entrepreneurs of Ottawa Network (NEON)
April 25, 2018
June 2, 2018
Immigrant Entrepreneurship panel discussion with City Councillor Mathieu Fleury
World Skills: Career Bootcamp
September 15, 2018
Guest Speaker and Business Mentor for high skilled newcomers
In-Tac Virtual Seminar
April 27, 2018
Speaker to an online Asian audience about to immigrate to Canada interested in opening a business upon their arrival.
Youth Can Do It!
June 11, 2018
Guest Business Mentor at Invest Ottawa for 25 youth from across Canada
September 30, 2018
Karla will be joining the Immigrant Women’s Small Business Expo hosted at the City Hall in Ottawa as a panelist speaking on the topic of minimum wage increases and the impact it is having on our businesses. This is a free all-day event full of learning, networking and exhibitors.
Slaven Radic, BUSINESSMAN
“Great presentation, excellent summary of what to be aware of, without overwhelming the audience. I would recommend it – looking forward to attending the future ones.”