About

About

Women in Digital Initiatives Luxembourg Asbl is a non-profit organisation initiated in Luxembourg in 2013 and officially founded in 2014, currently acting as WIDE (Women in Digital Empowerment).

WIDE Vision

To empower women with and thanks to digital as well as to increase the number of women seizing their opportunities in the digital economy and society.

WIDE Mission

To offer practical support and activities to include more women and men in the field of digital as well as the contribution to build a more diverse workforce and a wider ICT talent pipeline for Luxembourg.

To do so we work on three pillars:


Networking

Confidence Building

Skill Acquisition

Volunteer with WIDE

Interested in volunteering with WIDE (Women in Digital Empowerment)? Keen on sharing your knowledge and passion to see more variety in the digital field?

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WIDE, as a non-profit organisation, relies on volunteers to close the digital gap and organise interesting and inspiring activities for everyone.

It is important for us to know our volunteers better so please take the time to fill out the form below.
You will join our pool of volunteers and we will contact you as soon as we have volunteering opportunities matching your expectations.

To become a volunteer, please fill out our VOLUNTEER FORM.

For corporate volunteering opportunities please contact us via email: marina@women-digital.lu.

We are especially looking for volunteers for these activities:

  • Facilitate digital education activities with young people (Rasberry Pi Jam …)
  • Be a mentor for young people (14+) interested in pursuing a career in Computer Science / in the digital field
  • Be a coach for regular or punctual coding / programming session
  • Be involved with women refugees for digital skills learning activities

Our Team

Marie-Adelaide Gervis

Marie-Adélaïde Gervis

Chairwoman and Co-Founder


Marie-Adélaïde co-founded Girls in Tech Luxembourg in 2013, and WIDE in 2016. She is supporting women entrepreneurship in Luxembourg in the technological area. She is a Communications Manager at the law firm Arendt & Medernach. With WIDE, she focuses on press relations, organizing events and conferences, as well as developing partnerships within the private sector.

Marina Andrieu

Marina Andrieu

Executive Director and Co-Founder


Marina is the organizer of the first coding classes for Women in Luxembourg and has been appointed by the European Commission to be an ambassador in Luxembourg to promote IT skills, with initiatives such as EU Code Week since 2013.

Annabelle Buffart

Annabelle Buffart

IT Manager


Geekette since her first iMac in 1997, Annabelle is still in new technology! She is passionate about the web and its development and is currently a Web Designer and Communications Manager at Agile Partner. She is also involved in the Java User Group Luxembourg, well-known as YAJUG.

Our Partners

Ministere de l'Egalite des chances logo
Erasmus Plus logo
BeeCreative logo
Digital Letzebuerg logo
FinCorp logo
BIL logo

Contact

contact@wide.lu
80, Val Sainte-Croix
L-1370 Luxembourg