14 May 2013
10 May 2013
16-18 May 2013 - Florence
From 16th -18th May 2013, WIL partner Microsoft organized The Pink Cloud Conference aimed at empowering young women’s professional achievements in STEM and ICT.
25 April 2013 - Brussels
On the occasion of the International “Girls in ICT” Day on 25th April, the European Internet Foundation (EIF) and the European Commission hosted a joint lunch meeting in the European Parliament, followed by a hearing on “Women in ICT”. WIL members Sylvie Laffarge, Director of Corporate Affairs at Microsoft EMEA, and Afke Schaart, Senior Director of EU Institutional Relations at Microsoft, report from the event.
23 May 2013 - Paris
After a successful event in Brussels, the JUMP forum opened its doors on 23rd May in Paris. Individuals and organizations interested in debating the topic “Women and Men as allies for greater equality and performance” were invited to participate in a day full of lectures and workshops.
26 March 2013 - Brussels
The seminar “A Case for EU Competitiveness – Quotas in the Boardroom”, hosted by WIL member and Member of the European Parliament Silvana Koch-Mehrin at the European Parliament, focused on the Directive on gender quotas for non-executive directors, proposed by Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the European Commission.
05 April 2013 - Paris
On 5th April, WIL participated in the forum ELLE Active, organized by the women’s magazine ELLE France. This forum, targeted at professional women, set out to find solutions and give advice on how to work differently and, ultimately, better.
10 April 2013 - Brussels
On 10th April, the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) of the European Parliament gathered distinguished speakers to debate and question the future validity of our current economic model and to search for viable alternatives.
23 April 2013 - Paris
On 23rd April, for the second time ever, CONNECTING WoMEN agency organized Le Printemps du Networking, one of the largest encounters of professional networks for women in France.
11 April 2013 - Paris
Three Emerging Leaders of our Women Talent Pool Program and participants of the Orange Graduate Program invited distinguished guests for a round-table event to discuss what constitutes a great leader.