Second keynote announced for Spark conference

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — A second keynote speaker has been announced for the Spark Conference happening in May.

External Relations Director with LNG Canada Susannah Pierce was voted one of the 50 Most Influential Women in BC in 2015, and will be addressing conference-goers.


“She has held many prestigious positions around the world – Vice President & Value Chain Integration for Shell Canada, Vice President Communications, Upstream International based in The Hague, Head, GR in Canada for Shell, and Head of US Public Sector Affairs for TransCanada Pipelines based in Washington, DC and New York City,” a press release reads.

Registration for the conference is now open, and reportedly filling up fast.

The conference invites any female working, managing, or leading in small and large business, municipal, provincial or federal government, education, tourism and hospitality, energy sector, or home based businesses to come attend.

Six concurrent sessions, two plenary sessions, two keynote speakers, and a lot more is in store at the Pomeroy Hotel.

Some of the sessions include a

  • Women In Leadership Panel
  • Great Expectations
  • Blogging for Business
  • Habitual Success
  • Speaking & Communication

The first keynote, Christopher Flett, who is the frontrunner behind the women’s leadership program Ghost CEO, was announced in February.

The conference is from May 18 to 19.