Advancing Diversity in
Calgary’s Business Community

Axis Connects is changing leadership. From the c-suite to the boardroom, we support and accelerate the advancement and recognition of gender diversity throughout our business community.


Build, grow and strengthen your network and connect with organizations and initiatives that advance diverse professionals.


Axis Connects brings together organizations and companies advancing gender diversity in business to foster collaboration and collective impact.


We honour and celebrate women leaders and male allies whose professional success and dedication to our community advance gender diversity in our community.


Access to professional development resources, career advancement strategies, and workshops from industry experts to propel your career forward.

Membership Benefits

The Calgary Influential Women
in Business (CIWB) Awards

SAVE THE DATE: April 16, 2025
Join us at the TELUS Convention Centre as we recognize Calgary’s outstanding business leaders who have set the bar for professional excellence and a commitment to advancing diversity.

Upcoming Programs & Networking Events

Career Development
Dialogue Sessions

Engage in workshops facilitated by Axis Connects in partnership with strategic consultants and industry leaders designed to empower members with valuable resources, tools, and professional connections essential for navigating today’s diverse business landscape

Lunch With A Leader

Designed to provide Axis Connects members with valuable opportunities to gain insights, mentorship, and network with senior professionals in various industries. We aim to inspire and empower our members by exposing them to diverse perspectives and experiences. These events book up fast so sign up today!

Networking Events

Our regular Networking Events offer opportunities to meet other proffessionals in your field, share ideas, and make connections to further your career goals.

Board Ready Women works to create opportunitues for women on boards, offering recruitment opportunities, skill-building programs and networking events to support women with their Board Career journey.

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