Working together for young people
The Speakers Bureau enables local schools to connect with inspirational guest speakers from the world of work quickly and easily so that students can make more informed and inspired career choices for their future.
How it works
Register in our Speakers Bureau to receive periodic speaking requests via local educators. You can accept or decline these requests as your schedule allows.
Note that all presentations are currently being delivered virtually.
Ready to volunteer with the bureau? Apply today!
Use the Speakers Bureau to quickly and easily access local guest speakers that fit with your course and student interests. Hundreds of local industry professionals are ready to help your students better understand their career options after how school and steps they can take to prepare.
Use our Google form to request a speaker.
Meet our featured volunteers
Through the BEP, hundreds of local community members give their time and expertise to inform and inspire young people in Waterloo Region.
Director, Reporting and Compliance
Region of Waterloo
City of Kitchener
Professor & Entrepreneur
Wilfrid Laurier University
Chair, PSW & Supportive Care