The NEW! Empowering Women in Trades space is dedicated to showing young women the incredible careers that are available in the skilled trades! Here you will have the opportunity to participate in interactive activities and speak with tradeswomen who love their job to discover what inspired them to pursue their career. The space is being supported by CWB Welding Foundation, the Manitoba Construction Sector Council, Manitoba Métis Federation, Manitoba Women in Construction, and Manitoba Status of Women Secretariat. Many tradeswomen will be onsite to share their exciting career journeys, including Kate Campbell, TV Personality and Founder of Kate Builds and Jamie MacMillan, Founder of KickAss Careers.  

At this booth, visitors will have the opportunity to:

  • Talk to tradeswomen to learn more about the fantastic careers in the skilled trades  
  • Try out the virtual welder and chainsaw 
  • Gear up and smile at the photo booth  
  • Take home some fun activities 
  • And much more! 


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