Erasmus + Project: Gender 2.0 Collaborative Training and Hackathon in Luxembourg

  • décembre 4th, 2018
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From Friday 30 November to Sunday December 2 we hosted eighteen women coming to Luxembourg for taking part in “Erasmus+ Project: Gender 2.0 collaborative training and hackathon”, a mobility program aiming to: share tools and good practices, offer Challenges Gender in Youth Work, provide Digital Tools used for gender equality and lastly, set up an […]

Rails Girls 2018

  • novembre 23rd, 2018
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We would like to thank all the participants and coaches of the 5th edition of Rails Girls Luxembourg, we would not have made it without any of you. During this edition, almost fifty participants, – many young girls – selected among one hundred and sixty applicants upon their motivation messages have been supported by twenty coaches. […]

Entrepreneurship & Speed-Dating Event with LILLA

  • novembre 23rd, 2018
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On Wednesday November 21st, in partnership with LILLA – Ladies in Law Luxembourg -, we organised our first “Entrepreneurship & Speed-Dating Event” combining entrepreneurs and lawyers. From 6.00 to 9.00 pm, nearly fifty entrepreneurs tried to solve their doubts and questions about their businesses. LILLA’s specialized lawyers supported them and gave them advice about contract, […]

Coding & Web Development Training – November 2018

  • novembre 21st, 2018
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From 12th to 16th November 2018 WIDE, supported by Digital Luxembourg, hosted its third Coding & Web Development Training.   During last week, fifteen coding enthusiastic, with different ages and professional backgrounds, learnt the basics of web development – HTML, CSS and JavaScript –  and got to know some tips about Web Design, with Chris […]

WIDE at Cybersecurity Week 2018

  • octobre 22nd, 2018
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Last week, during the Cybersecurity Week, we had the pleasure of partnering for two events: Room#42 and Cybersecurity with Accenture.   On 16th October, thanks to a partnership with the Minister of Economy, Room#42 gave eight supporters IT Enthusiastic women a great chance to work in team, discover cybersecurity and learn how to deal with […]

New partnership: Technoport

  • octobre 15th, 2018
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We are very happy to announce our partnership with Technoport for the new one-month free of charge acceleration program with the aim of helping digital startups in their development. This acceleration program is supported by INCO and JPMorgan Chase Foundation and is delivered by and at Technoport business incubator with the support of Agile Partner, WIDE and CEL. See all details here and […]

Summer School 2018: Web Development Training

This Summer we had the opportunity to offer a one-week web development course from July 16 to 20 at Forum Geesseknäppchen in Luxembourg. A dozen young girls and boys participated in our web Summer School which was supervised by our incredible team of trainers. During this very formative week, the participants could discover or deepen […]

Video game competition for girls

We had the pleasure to organise on Thursday 21.06.2018 our first video game competition for girls at Lycée Vauban’s MakerFest. About twenty young girls competed for first place to win an vouchers worth 100€ and 75€. Many more came to our booth and shown interest for the activities. As WIDE, we wanted to gather girls […]

« Genre et Éducation » conference in Mondorf-les-Bains

On 6 and 7 July, our director and co-founder Marina Andrieu participated as a speaker at « Genre et Éducation » conference organised under the Luxembourg Presidency of the Greater Region. Click here for more details about this conference.   Le 6 et 7 juillet, notre directrice et co-fondatrice Marina Andrieu a participé comme intervenante lors de […]

Meeting with a women scientist from NASA at the US Embassy

Thursday the 14th of June 2018, Luxembourg welcomed Mrs. Nancy Searby a NASA scientist visiting the country for a day. Mrs. Searby met with Government Officials working in the field of space, and the FNR (Luxembourg National research Fund) who has partnerships with NASA, as well as with high school students. WIDE had the chance […]