Coding & Web Development Training – November 2018

  • November 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

  • October 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

  • October 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 if […]

Summer School 2018: Web Development Training

  • July 25th, 2018
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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

  • July 25th, 2018
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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

“Genre et Éducation” conference in Mondorf-les-Bains

  • July 24th, 2018
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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

  • June 19th, 2018
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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 […]

Gender 4 Stem Team

Gender4STEM event: “How to increase girl’s participation in STEM disciplines?”

  • June 18th, 2018
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Gender4STEM is an Erasmus+ project aiming to tackle the low representation of girls in STEM disciplines. Gender4stem first European event took place in Luxembourg on June 7th, organized by Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology – LIST and hosted by IFEN. The conference “How to increase girl’s participation in STEM disciplines? Gender fair teaching good practices” gathered around 40 teachers, educators […]

Women, coding and confidence

  • May 7th, 2018
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Thursday the 3rd of May WIDE was present at the representation of the European Commission in Luxembourg. The day was divided into different parts all related to “Women, Coding & Confidence”. This event was affiliated to the Erasmus plus project (adult education) results, Wow Code 2 Confidence, which aims to share best practices on coding […]

Girls in ICT Day 2018 – Luxembourg

  • April 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 […]