Promoting Neurodiversity in the Workplace

Explore the impact of some of Wanda’s collaborations below.

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Autistic Women’s Experiences in the Workplace

Advisor (currently)
Research Study by Yani Hamdani

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Building an Inclusive Life Sciences Future

Steering Committee Member (Currently)
Life Sciences Ontario

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Redwood Employment’s Accessibility Division (focused on Autistic Employment)

Trusted Partner for Design, Launch and Implementation (currently)
Redwood Employment Inc.

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Ontario Legal Conference

Working Toward Neurodiversity Keynote – 2024
Ontario Bar Association

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NEUROinclusive Workforce Solutions Project

Consultant – 2024
NEUROinclusive Workforce Solutions

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The INfinity Prize

Advisory Panel Member (Currently)
Judge – 2023

Azrieli Foundation

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Neurodiversity Presentation and Case Study Exercise

Facilitator – 2023
Communications & Public Affairs Branch
Health Canada, Public Health Agency of Canada

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Report: Status of IDEA in Canada’s Life Sciences Sector

Event Consultant and Speaker – 2023
Life Sciences Ontario

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56th Annual Canadian Employee Benefits Conference

Panelist – 2023
International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans

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Inclusive Employer Online Courses

Subject Matter Expert – 2022
a Presidents Group Initiative

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“Neurodiversity in the Workplace” Series

Keynote Speaker and Panelist – 2022
BLG (Borden Ladner Gervais, LLP)

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Ask Me Anything

Session Speaker – 2022
Sun Life Financial Canada

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Online Course: Autistic Mental Health in the Workplace

Autistic Contributor – 2022
Exploring the Spectrum
(Autism Nova Scotia Social Enterprise)

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Neurodiversity Education Session

Facilitator – 2021
Camp Kirk Board

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Mapping Exercise Focused on Disabled Women Entrepreneurs

Consultant and Facilitator – 2021
Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub

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Accessibility Advocate Position Search

Community Partner – 2021
City of Waterloo

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Work with Wanda

“From the boardroom to the C-suite to the office cubicle, Neurodiverse talent can flourish when our abilities and aptitudes are appreciated and matched with organizational goals and priorities.”