This event forms part of an initiative to foster women’s participation in the tech sector, as a means to boost the economy and bridge gender gaps within society. Organised by the European Commission, the event will be hosted by the Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, Mariya Gabriel.

Digital4Her is a full day event, seeking to generate thought-provoking talks on the various roles assumed by women and girls in the digital field. Representatives of the public, private and non-profit sectors, hailing from numerous different EU countries, will come together to engage in dialogues on the promotion of digital skills and STEM studies among girls, the fostering of women-driven entrepreneurship, as well as the ways of combating gender stereotypes in the media.

Moderated by the Director of the Digital Leadership Institute, Cheryl Miller and in the presence of Commissioner Gabriel, members of the European Parliament and high level representatives of Member States, the discussion will unfold as following:

 

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Pitch your project - Applications from 15 to 29 May

We are looking for 10 tech startups led by innovative women. Selected applicants will be invited to pitch their project to a jury of investors and startup programme representatives. A series of prizes will be awarded during the closing ceremony of the event.

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Join the discussion

Each of the sessions will launch a series of questions to be discussed in a participatory way.

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You can register for the event via the online registration form.

Want to attend online?

All the sessions of Digital4Her will be broadcast live via webstream on this page.

Find out more on the location

Digital4Her is going to take place in Brussels. Details on the exact location will be available soon on this page.