SCWIST (The Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology) is a national charitable organization that specializes in improving the presence and influence of women and girls in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). As the voice for women in STEM for 40 years, SCWIST promotes participation and advancement through education, networking, mentorship, collaborative partnerships and advocacy. They support the full life-cycle development from youth to post-secondary, early career exploration, mid career progression and senior leadership opportunities. They work with STEM organizations to attract diverse talent and create inclusive workplace cultures where everyone can thrive. At SCWIST, they believe diversity in STEM is a competitive advantage for teams, organizations and societies – and that diversity drives innovation, creative solutions and economic growth.