New partnerships: Technoport & The Female Founder Fellowship

  • 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 […]

Girls in ICT Day 2018 – Luxembourg

  • avril 30th, 2018
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On April 26th, WIDE had the honour and the pleasure to celebrate the internationally renowned GIRLS IN ICT DAY in Luxembourg-ville, the event being hosted at the Lycée des arts et metiers. The all-day event was  a success as more around 50 high school  girls participated to various workshops throughout the day on topics such […]

Women in fintech #2 – skills and innovation

  • janvier 12th, 2018
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Our conference ‘Women in fintech #2’ gathered 300 participants who listened about current challenges and role of women in fintech sector, so vivid and growing in Luxembourg. Audience was welcomed by our president, Marie-Adelaïde Gervis, who expressed her happinness in seeing full house and such interest in the subject. Next we had a chance to hear […]

Robotic Process Automation // Biases in Artificial Intelligence

This Week we hosted our tech talk at PaulWurthIncCub and we were more than pleased to have Charlotte and Lekshmi shed  light on these futuristic (to say the least) but captivating  topics. Lots of things for further reflection, but mostly, as a short conclusion… …The future is what we, humans, want it to be. Behind […]

WIDE at WebSummit

  • novembre 9th, 2017
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This year WIDE attended the WebSummit in Lisbon with a delegation of women from the IT and Startup community. We had the pleasure to attend a reception at the Luxembourg Embassy in Lisbon and met with Xavier Bettel who reconized the growing community – especially of women – in Luxembourg. And the number of women […]

Eskills for Impact training, Part two

This September, in Greece, on the coast of Thessaloniki, 24 specialists from 8 NGOs enhanced their skills in the digital field. The knowledge they gained at this training, is going to help them achieve a bigger impact in the field they are coming from, like gender, entrepreneurship, youth education and exchange.  The training has officially […]

First Women in Fintech Conference

  • mars 27th, 2017
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The first Women in Fintech Conference took place on 24 March 2017 . Around 80 women and a dozen of men attended the event, hosted in RBC I&TS auditorium in Esch/Belval. Louise Klaa, co-organizer with WIDE shared her own experience being a women in Fintech conferences and later being involved in developing Fintech projects at high level « I […]

Women are part of the future of Cybersecurity

  • mars 9th, 2017
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Our event, co-organised with SecurityMadeinLu and hosted by the Representation of the European Union in Luxembourg has created a lot of attention as Cybersecurity suffers from a severe shortage of professionals. Keynote speech was given by Marion Marshalek, @pinkflawd , Independant Security researcher – listen to her radio interview on Rtl.lu http://radio.rtl.lu/emissiounen/10-bis-1/1746355.html Opening messages were given by Yuriko Backes, Head of Representation […]