Past Event! Note: this event has already taken place.

When: Thursday, February 16th, 2023
Time: 1:30 pm — 2:30 pm
Location:Online via Zoom
Audience:Current Students
Contact:Rachel Deneault,


In this Candid Conversation (an informal mentorship event), you will hear from a representative at CGI about their experience going from university into the workforce and how they’ve set her career up for success. This is a small group setting, with a maximum of eight women students, where back and forth conversation is strongly encouraged.

This event will be held online through Zoom and a Starbucks gift card will be given out to all attendees at the end of the event.


Who can attend the event?

We encourage women from all backgrounds and identities to join this Candid Conversation, especially women students in a Carleton University Bachelor, Master’s or Doctoral program, of: engineering, IT, applied science, computer science, mathematics, or physics. We are committed to creating spaces that are welcoming and supportive to women of all backgrounds, intersecting identities, and experiences – including racialized women, women with disabilities, Indigenous women, etc.


About CGI

CGI is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world. They are insights-driven and outcome-based to help accelerate returns on IT and business investments. In all they do, their goal is to build trusted relationships through client proximity, providing industry and technology expertise to help you meet the needs of your customers and citizens.


Kim Singh, Director, Consulting Services

Kim is a relentless, resilient, and focused global peoples’ leader, with the ability to balance big-picture thinking with attention to tactical details; in a matrix, environment focusing on operational excellence, customer experiences, and program deliveries for portfolios ranging from $500K to $640MM.

Kim obsesses about high-quality customer experiences, both internal and external. As such, all of her deliveries are centered on building exceptional journeys and client experiences that create emotional connections to the brands and the organizations she supports. Kim commits to being a leader without a title by practicing PEI (Positivity, Excellence, and Impact) and striving to empower her team daily.

She has an unwavering commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, with a heavy focus on Belonging, thus endeavor to develop a world-class power-house team through inspiring, mentoring, coaching, and empowering to be fearless in exploring their limits. It is not the WHY but HOW that anchors the exceptional experiences across the enterprise at speed and at scale.

Kim brings a different culture, purposes, and thought leadership based on PEOPLE and CLIENT-FIRST; she personalizes her relationship to be where her customers and team are by fostering authentic conversations and building connections through listening to their issues and maintaining a lens that considers the evolving competitive needs that will set them apart.




Thank You

This event would not be possible without the support of CGI.