Service design leaders talk diversity and inclusion at the 2019 Service Design Global Conference

Service design leaders talk diversity and inclusion at the 2019 Service Design Global Conference

Over two days at the Service Design Global Conference, our team recorded heartfelt stories, wise words, and priceless advice from various speakers and attendees. All of the professionals with whom we chatted agreed: It’s incumbent upon established organizations and individuals to increase the pipeline of underrepresented groups in our industry.

YWCA Toronto and hEr VOLUTION participants experience groundbreaking innovations at FITC

This April, Toronto’s top technology and creativity conference - FITC - brought together thousands of passionate innovators, developers, designers, creatives, marketers, and students for three packed days of talks, events, and workshops. The Together team was there to experience it all with almost twenty youth from the YWCA of Toronto’s Girls’ Centre and hER VOLUTION, all of whom received free passes to participate.

Inspiring Women: The Next Generation of UX Design Leaders will be at FITC Toronto 2019

As part of our Girls’ Tech Tour, 15 girls from YWCA Toronto’s Girls’ Centre and 10 girls from hErVolution will be attending FITC Toronto 2019 on April 29 - May 1, 2019.

The Together team is taking a holiday break this year: announcing no 2018 HoHoTO holiday party

Serving the digital community has been rewarding, but with some changes to the team that’s brought you HoHoTO over the past four years and helped carry on the legacy of this amazing community event for the past decade, we’ve made the difficult decision to not host our annual HoHoTO Mod Club celebration in 2018.

Diversity at Work: Architect and Executive Chair Camille Mitchell

For Camille, winning the art award at grade 8 graduation was expected, but winning the math award in the same year took her by surprise. It was in this moment that the young scholar realized her potential and strength for mathematical problem solving.

The Art of Leadership for Women Conference inspires thousands to activate their power

The Art of Leadership for Women Conference welcomed a diverse mix of female-identifying Torontonians in a day of inspiration, truth, and knowledge-sharing.

YWCA Toronto’s Girls’ Centre Test the Newest Trends in Technology at FITC Toronto 2018

FITC welcomed over 15 girls from YWCA Toronto’s Girls’ Centre to take part in their conference this year. The technology and creativity conference hosted thousands of passionate innovators, developers, designers, creatives, marketers, and students aspiring to one day work in these fields.

The 2018 Venture Out Conference recap: a trailblazing event for the digital LGBTQA+ community

Hundreds gathered for the 2018 Venture Out Conference at Toronto’s MaRS Discovery District for an evening pitch battle, and a day of digital insight, networking, but most importantly, acceptance and empowerment—encouraging the queer community and other minority groups to rightfully share their successes.

Kanetix supports workplace diversity and gender equality

Kanetix's ability to operate as one of the most reliable insurance provider trackers in Canada is not only a result of their knowledge and expertise in the insurance industry, but of the handpicked individuals who work there.

Kanetix is careful to keep workplace diversity and gender equality at the heart of the organization in order to bring diversified viewpoints and capabilities to the team.

FITC Toronto welcomes the YWCA Toronto’s Girls’ Centre, April 8th to 10th, 2018

FITC, the technology and creativity conference, welcomes 15 girls from YWCA Toronto’s Girls’ Centre for FITC Toronto 2018 coming up April 8 through 10.

Girls with a particular interest in technology and design will experience a day of informative talks, installations, and presentations from leaders from across the global digital, design, and media industry.