Woman & Community
About Women & Community
Shohreh is equally committed to the community and environmental causes and initiatives. She has been at the forefront of engagement, action and networking related to the environment and communities. Her vison in making a peace by increasing harmony between Human, Technology and Nature, makes her one of the successful women leaders in the Clean Tech industries.
Women in Cleantech at Dubai Expo, Jan 2022
Lumesmart was one of the companies invited to join the Women in Cleantech event at the Dubai Expo in Jan 2022. This great event was a partnership between Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) with the Clean Energy Business Council (CEBC) and the Consulate General of Canada in Dubai.
First Iranian-Canadian Business Owners Roundtable 2021
In support of Iranian-Canadian business owners who are effected by COVID-19, Shohreh Sabaghpour, the Board of Director and Chair of the Iranian Women Organization of Ontario (IWOO), initiated the first Business Roundtable in Farsi Language with Michael Parsa, MPP for Aurora, Oak Ridges and Richmond Hill.
International Women’s Day 2020
Shohreh was invited by Maryam davoudpour, Professor and Chair of IEE Toronto Section to share her story as an engineer entrepreneur and a single mom who passed lots of challenges to become succeed in her business.
She has received the “Fearless, Girls with Dreams, Women with Vision! ” book form Irene Sterian, Preisident & CEO at Remap Network.
Thank to Helen Kontozopoulos, Adjunct Professor at the Department of Computer Science in the University of Toronto, for the article.
Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) Field Trip:IESO 2020
Joining the Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) Field Trip to IESO.
Thank to Joanna Osawe the CEO at the Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) for supporting women entrepreneurs in clean tech.
International Women’s Day 2020
Lumesmart has Received the Certificate of Recognition on the occasion of 2020 International Women’s Day for its worthy effort in Inspiring & Encouraging the community from Majid Jowhari, Member of Parliament for Richmond Hill.
IWOO AGM 2019
Shohreh Sabaghpour was elected at the Iranian Women Organization of Ontario (IWOO) AGM 2019 as a board of director.
Following her passion in supporting women business owners in Iranian Canadian community, She initiated the Entrepreneur Committee to help entrepreneurs by hosting monthly webinars.
Business Ambassador 2018
Iranian-Canadian Women’s Leadership Conference 2017
Tirgan is collaborating with the Iranian American Women Foundation (IAWF) to host the first Iranian-Canadian Women’s Leadership Conference with a focus on women with Iranian origins. This event, held at the prestigious Aga Khan Museum, will be IAWF’s first international conference followed by London (UK) in September 2017.
Ladies Night at Canadian Tire Richmond Hill South 2017
On Sunday, May 28th at Canadian Tire – Richmond Hill South, the First ever Ladies Night started at 6:00pm. In honour the Ladies of Richmond Hill and support the Sick Kids Foundation.
Women in Tech, Girls in STEM 2017
“Women in Tech, Girls in STEM” was the theme on December 4, 2017 in Markham.
Shohreh Sabaghpour Founder & CEO at Lumesmart Inc. , Jessica Rawlley (MaaS Pros, TieIT) and Keeley Aird (STEM Kids Rock) shared their stories (including the why, the highs and the lows) of being women co-founders of tech or STEM companies.
International Women’s Day 2017
Women in business share their stories at Staples locations across Canada on International Women’s Day
TORONTO, March 6, 2017 /CNW/ – On International Women’s Day, March 8, Staples Canada will host a series of community events at stores across the country to recognize women making strides in business. Over 300 Staples store locations spread across 11 provinces have reached out to their respective communities to identify and showcase successful women in business or entrepreneurs who will share their stories with members of the community.
Other events will be held at Staples locations on March 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will provide knowledge, opportunities and support for women looking to thrive in their own areas of business and entrepreneurship. Guests will have an opportunity to talk one-on-one with local women in business, network and forge long-standing relationships with other entrepreneurs from their community.
Women’s History Month 2016
A message from MP.Jowahri :
October was Women’s History Month, and a time period for the nation to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of incredible women across the country.
I wanted to take this opportunity to honor the outstanding women of Richmond Hill and the impact that their contributions have on our community each and everyday.
Richmond Hill is a better place because of the incredible and consistent efforts of our honorees, whom our office and the office of Minister Patty Hajdu were able to personally acknowledge at a gathering held at the Constituency Office on Sunday, October 30th. We look forward to building upon and supporting the amazing work that you do for us all.
RHBOT Monthly Women in Business Networking 2016
Each month, women in business get together to network, learn and support each other during this hour long meeting organized by the Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce. This month, the ladies met once again at Staples head office and learned about Vision Therapy from Dr. Radhika Chawla.
Shohreh Sbaghpour with Abi Goodman, Executive Program Director at OZ Group Canada.
International Women’s Day 2016
On March 8th, 2016, Some fantastic local women entrepreneurs who had tables setup to showcase their businesses in the Staples store at Elgin Mills and Leslie Street at their International Women’s Day celebration!
RHBOT Monthly Women in Business Networking 2015
Each month, women in business get together to network, learn and support each other during an hour long meeting organized by the Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce. In November, the ladies met once again at Staples head office and learned about the importance of donating blood.
International Women Achievers Award 2014
Shohreh Sabaghpour joined the Micro Skills organization in the International Women Achievers’ Award 2014 to boost Lumesmart as a Start Up company.