It will be a busy day at Kings University College on Thursday, as dozens of women gather for the women’s political summit.
The challenges and barriers women face in politics and beyond will be explored by female leaders from across southwestern Ontario.
The event runs from 8:30a.m. until 3p.m. Thursday afternoon.
The summit will feature a keynote address from former London Mayor Joni Baechler and include a screening of the 25% Documentary, which looked at the challenges women face in politics.
Baechler will be discussing the importance of supporting women in politics, how to build strong networks, what it was like starting out in politics and what has changed over the years.
Over 60 women from London, St. Thomas, Sarnia, Waterloo, Huron County and are First Nations are registered to attend the event.
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