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Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

The Women’s Summit is a Signature Event presented by the Aurora Chamber of Commerce. This year’s theme is Connect | Engage | Lead and our speakers will provide support for women entrepreneurs and women in business to help them achieve their business and career goals.


2019 Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

When: Wednesday October 9,  2019

Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Where: Royal Venetian Mansion (400 Industrial Pkwy S, Aurora)

Contact Sandra Watson, Events Manager, at s.watson@aurorachamber.on.ca or 905-727-7262 x23 with inquiries.

Tickets Why Attend Speakers Exhibitors Event Sponsors


Why You Should Attend: 

This full-day summit includes a continental breakfast, family-style lunch, an attendee bag, learning sessions with exceptional speakers, a panel session featuring local entrepreneurs and networking opportunities throughout the event.


8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Registration, Breakfast, Networking

8:45 – 9:00 a.m. Opening Remarks, Introductions – Nikki Pett / Sandra Ferri

9:00 – 9:45 a.m. Opening Keynote Speaker – Andi Petrillo

9:45 – 10:30 a.m. Chala Dincoy - Elevator Pitch Bootcamp

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Networking & Display Break   

11:00 – 12:00 p.m. The Power Hour: 5 Topics x 10 minutes each featuring:

                                                                        Deb Wilson - Sales & Retention

                                                                        Jennifer Walker - Financial Planning for Women

                                                                        Kelly Stacey - Get up and Move

                                                                        Maryam Golabgir - Free Marketing Tools

                                                                        Eleisha Stevens - Women's Empowerment

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.  LUNCH BREAK

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.  Closing Keynote Speaker - Hailey Patry: Happiness & Resiliency

1:45 - 2:00 p.m.   Closing Remarks

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.  Networking & Display Tables Open

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Learn More About Our Incredible Line-Up of Speakers

Andi Petrillo - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Andi Petrillo - Opening Keynote

First ever full-time female in-studio personality on Hockey Night in Canada, Host of Leaf's Lunch, Host of Road to Olympics - TSN/CBC

Hailey Patry - Aurora Chamber of Commerce Women's Summit

Hailey Patry - Closing Keynote

Master Coach + Trainer @ The Lifted Lid

Happiness & Resiliency
Chala Dincoy - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Chala Dincoy - AM Session

Founder & CEO - The Repositioning Expert

Elevator Pitch Bootcamp
Deb Wilson - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Deb Wilson - Power Hour Part 1

Regional Vice President Momentum Gold

Sales & Retention
Jennifer Walker - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Jennifer Walker - Power Hour Part 2

Certified Financial Planner @ Carruthers Financial & Associates

Financial Planning for Women
Kelly Stacey - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Kelly Stacey - Power Hour Part 3

Co-Owner Artistica Ballroom Dance Studio

Get up and move!
Anastasia Trutneva - ACOC 2019 Women's Summit

Anastasia Trutneva- Power Hour Part 3

Co-Owner Artistica Ballroom Dance Studio

Maryam Golabgir - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Maryam Golabgir - Power Hour Part 4

Managing Director - Digital Marketing Experts

Free Marketing Tools
Eleisha Stevens - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Eleisha Stevens - Power Hour Part 5

Founder - InspireWorx

Women's Empowerment
Nikki Pett - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Nikki Pett - Master of Ceremonies

Founder - Sigma Promotions

Connect with business professionals & local entrepreneurs!

Hear from our some of our Speakers to discover what they will be talking about and what you can look forward to at our 2019 Aurora Chamber Women's Summit. Watch on Youtube. Video produced by our valued members Snapd Aurora

Visit Exhibitors Between Sessions! 

Enter draws to win special prizes, shop local and cultivate new relationships. Stay tuned for a list of our 2019 exhibitors. 

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Maximize Your Presence at the Aurora Chamber Women's Summit


2019 Corporate & Sponsorship Packages

Looking to have a larger presence at the Women's Summit? Rather than simply purchasing a ticket and attending the conferences, consider one of the packages listed below to amplify your brand at the event!


Showcase Table: $250 - 1 Ticket + 10' by 6' Showcase Table (SOLD OUT)


Giveaway Sponsor:

$2500 - 2 Tickets + Attendee grab bag item, Advertisement shown on screen before event & during lunch

Breakfast and/or Lunch Sponsor:

$2500 each - 2 Tickets + Attendee grab bag item, Advertisement shown on screen before event & during lunch


Sponsor Recognition Pre and Post Event:

- Logo with web link on event webpage

- Logo with web link on calendar webpage

- Recognition in social media intiatives

- Logo on all Business Women's Summit promotional material

- On-site Signage

- Podium acknolwedgement of sponsorship

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Thank you to our 2019 Corporate Event Sponsors:

Healthy Planet

Healthy Planet

Event Sponsor

Town of Aurora - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Town of Aurora

Platinum Sponsor

BDC - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit


Silver Sponsor

IG Wealth Management - Women's Summit

IG Wealth Management

Silver Sponsor

Magna International Inc - Aurora Chamber Women's Summit

Magna International Inc.

Silver Sponsor



Silver Sponsor

Serpa Automotive Boutique

Serpa Automotive Boutique

Silver Sponsor

snapd Aurora

snapd Aurora

Community Engagement Sponsor

York Region Small Business Centre

York Region Small Business Centre

Silver Sponsor

Re/MAX Hallmark Lind

Re/MAX Hallmark Lind

Community Endorser

Corporate Sponsors

  • Town of Aurora
  • Healthy Planet
  • Magna International Inc.
  • The Auroran Newspaper
  • Meridian Credit Union
  • The Aurora Banner
  • Backyard Pool & Spa
  • Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)
  • Bell
  • IG Wealth Management
  • Serpa Automotive Boutique
  • Snapd Aurora
  • TD
  • Treefrog
  • York 9 FC

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