Please join us for the next AVIXAgta event on May 18! This virtual event features Samra Zafar - an internationally renowned speaker, bestselling author, and educator for equity, mental health, and human rights.

Samra Zafar is an award-winning internationally renowned speaker, bestselling author and educator for equity, mental health, and human rights. She has been recognized among the Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada, Top 25 Most Inspirational Women in Canada, and Top 25 Canadian Immigrants. Her book, A Good Wife: Escaping The Life I Never Chose, based on her journey of escaping an abusive child marriage to pursue her education, shed light on gender-based oppression, is a national bestseller, was one of CBC's Best Books of 2019, and is being adapted to a premium TV series. She serves as a Governor at the University of Toronto, a Celebrated Ambassador for Plan International, and a board member for Women's College Hospital Foundation. Her work has impacted millions and has been extensively featured in national and global media. Samra's speaking portfolio includes three successful TED Talks, and many leading corporations, universities, and nonprofits around the world.

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Tuesday, 18 May, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. PDT


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This Council provides a platform for AVIXA members and other industry professionals to support and empower women who work in the AV or technologies industries. Local groups consisting of volunteers set up opportunities in their area to meet up, network and learn from and with each other. Go to the AVIXA Women's Council page to learn more about the council's activities and how to join. It's all free!

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Event Information

18 May 2021

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Pacific Standard Time

Networking and Community