Impressionen von dem Femme Forward Kickoff am 18.09.2023 in Düsseldorf
It was a great kick-off for Femme Forward in Germany. Over 70 participants came to learn about the programme and network with other like-minded women. Here are a few impressions from the evening.
Femme Forward Kickoff -
18 September 2023 in Düsseldorf
Femme Forward is a training programme designed to empower and uplift women, breaking down barriers and creating a more diverse and inclusive future.
The kickoff event highlights the diverse careers of women in tech. We discuss the questions: How can women become more enthusiastic about technical professions? What do companies need to do to attract more female professionals? What opportunities do women have for lateral entry into technical professions? Companies, interested parties, and of course all participants and contributors of the Femme Forward Programme are invited.
17:30 Doors open
18:00 Welcome Ella Gemünd, Manager TechHub.K67 and Theresa Winkels, Head of Economic Development at the State Capital Düsseldorf / Board Member at TechHub.K67
18:10 Keynote "Solutions alongside the leaky pipeline", Anette Davids, IT's Female
18:30 Presentation Femme Forward Programme, Güncem Campagna, Managing Director, tech and teach
18:45 Panel Discussion: "High-lights and low-lights on the way of becoming a woman in tech"
Guests: Hope Wilson, Software developer, Instructor and Author at Pluralsight, 2023 Women Who Code (Cloud) Leadership Fellow, Carolina Muradas, Tech enthusiast and Tech Project Manager, trivago
Shanel Chien, Future founder, Season app
19:15 Networking with drinks and snacks
The event language will be English.
The event will be hosted by Silke Roggermann
The venue is accessibile for wheelchairs. If you should need any further support for your accessibility to the event please don't hesitate to contact us at email@example.com
Femme Forward is an EU-funded Erasmus+ project with a consortium of 15 partners from industry, technology and education from all over Europe. In Germany the programme will be carried out by the education partner tech and teach.