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Previous Events

Leadership Intensive Event 2020

7-8 November 2020 – The Leadership Intensive Event was a success! The event was done with the aim to scale up the Women@EIT community and encourage the new Local Leaders to initiate activities at their Local Hub and to work together to close the gender leadership gap, the gender pay gap, and the gender investment gap. The event brought together women students and alumni of the EIT labeled programs, who had the ambition to act as Local Leaders, during two days full of workshops and knowledge sharing.

Female Leadership Series #1: Becoming a leader

13 October 2020 – We invited EIT female alumni from a wide range of sectors for a warm evening full of interesting conversations and exchanges on what it means to be a leader, how do they approach their development journey, and what their personal struggles and success stories are. During the first webinar of our Leadership Series we covered:

  • How female leaders guide the transformation of the sectors they work in
  • How they approach conflict, decision making and negotiation
  • We listened to their own personal experiences
Co-organized EIT Alumni Start Up Days
Publicly promoting Women@EIT
Leading in foreign cultures workshop
Basic programming workshop
Women’s entrepreneurial journey
XX Factor: Pitching competition
Company visit at Amazon Berlin
Debating workshop
WomenForWomen workshop
Arduino workshop
Leadership Intensive event in London
Female Founders talk

About Women@EIT

Women@EIT is a community that brings together female students and female alumni of the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT)Women@EIT aims to inspire the next generation of female leaders, promote women leadership across all EIT Knowledge and Innovation Communities and empower women to become the next generation of role models in innovation, business, entrepreneurship, and technology.

About the EIT

The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) is an independent body of the European Union set up in 2008 to deliver innovation across Europe. The EIT brings together leading business, education and research organisations to form dynamic cross-border partnerships. These are called Innovation Communities and each is dedicated to finding solutions to a specific global challenge. EIT Knowledge and Innovation Communities develop innovative products and services, start new companies, and train a new generation of entrepreneurs. Together, we power innovators and entrepreneurs across Europe to turn their best ideas into products, services, jobs and growth. Read more