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Empowering emerging leaders to develop inclusive innovation and sustainable solutions.

What are BridgingTheGap Forums?

BridgingTheGap™ Forums are invite-only events that connect emerging young talent with influential executives and impact investors to build their careers and solve community challenges.

Upcoming Event

February 1, 2019 - Calgary, Canada

Featured Forum Track:
BridgingTheGap to Her

The BridgingTheGap to Her Forum (BTGtoHer) track equips the next generation of young women leaders to contribute to local innovation and sustainable development.

Join accomplished women entrepreneurs and high-profile executives to explore the challenges and opportunities for emerging female talent to scale up their ventures and thrive in the rapidly changing marketplace.

Nominate an Emerging Leader to Attend

Each forum selects 100 emerging leaders under the age of 35 for this exclusive event to meet with influential executive mentors, policymakers and investors to advance their careers. Nominations are accepted on a rolling basis. Check event details for application deadlines.

A Curated Experience To Drive Change

Everyone at the Table

BridgingTheGap Forums facilitate collaboration across generations and industry sectors. 

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All stakeholders are represented and ready to co-create solutions that address their challenges.

New Perspectives

Too often the same leaders come together to discuss the same challenges. 

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Forums reserve seats for visible minorities and marginalized talent to be part of the solution.

Action Oriented

This is not another initiative to talk about change we need. Forums  focus on turning ideas into action.

Attendees collaborate to advance shared goals and identify tangible ways to contribute to joint projects.

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