AMBA's Energizer Evening
Join us for a cost-effective educational and energizing evening for all industry members. We’ll provide helpful tools to jump-start business and tips to learn how to balance it all for a healthy and happy life. We've asked experts in their field to participate in a panel discussion on what their top tips for improving your work-life balance would be. The panel will be moderated by Mike Cameron, CEO of AXIOM Mortgage Partners and triathalon athlete.
This event is complimentary for AMBA VIPs. Email Marise, email@example.com to register for free!
5:00 PM Registration and mini-expo
5:40 PM Guest Speaker – Kim Smadis
6:00 PM Keynote Speaker – Morgan Craig-Broadwith
6:30 PM Panel Discussion with health and wellness experts
7:15 PM Networking and mini-expo
Guest Speaker: Kim Smadis
Wellness Educator. Cancer Survivor. Wife. Mother. Motivational Speaker.
Kim Smadis is a former senior corporate executive, wife, and mother to four boys whose life completely changed in 2010 after she suffered more life-changing events than ever thought possible: losing her grandmother, being diagnosed with stage III breast cancer, hearing that her best friend had also been diagnosed with breast cancer, and eventually losing her mother. By employing the practices she now shares with her clients, Kim was able to grow from her experience and come out on the other side healthier and more connected to her family than ever before. Kim is excited to share these stories and experiences to help others unearth what's essential to them!
Keynote Speaker: Morgan Craig-Broadwith
Topic: "Take Care of Yourself – It's a Good Investment"
Morgan Craig-Broadwith will be speaking about tangible strategies to mitigate stress to ensure you are well and thriving at work. Morgan is the Advisor, Health Services, for ConocoPhillips Canada. In her role, Morgan supports the mental and physical health of employees through the strategic integration of programming and support services into the business. In 2015, Morgan launched the FIVEinFIVE campaign; a five-month mental health and resiliency campaign focusing on the five in five (all of us) who have the capacity to build mental health, not only the one in five who will develop a mental illness.
Panel Discussion: Top Tools to Improve Work-Life Balance
In a panel discussion moderated by Mike Cameron, health and wellness experts will outline their top three tools for improving work-life balance or better integrating all the moving parts of a busy life.
Panellist: Dr. Toni Reid, Naturopathic Doctor
Dr. Toni is a registered naturopathic doctor with the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND) and the College of Naturopathic Doctors of Alberta (CNDA). Dr. Toni is a current member of Doulas of North America (DONA) International, the Calgary Doula Association, and the Business and Professional Women's Club of Calgary.
Panellist: Ali Rafael Placid, Personal Trainer
“Growing up in a country where wealth came from the strength of my character and the movement of my body, I was born to train – myself and others.”
Ali Placid is a life-long athlete. Growing up in Venezuala, he played everything from tennis to volleyball, to baseball, swimming and track and field, but his passion was greatest for soccer. When offered an international position, his childhood dream came true until he was unfortunately sidelined by injury. Now, he is committed to helping others find their love for fitness while achieving mindfulness.
Panellist: Morgan Craig-Broadwith, Health Services Advisor
Morgan supports the mental and physical health of employees at ConocoPhilipps through the strategic integration of programming and support services into the business. Outside of work, Morgan is dedicated to the female empowerment non-profit Young Women in Energy where she acts as Manager, Fund Development and Collaborative Partnerships. Morgan considers herself an Albertan from Ontario and spends as much time in the mountains with her husband and baby girl as possible – skiing, hiking, or simply just enjoying.
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