Upcoming and past events
Congress WLI - 2020
The annual WLI Congress 2020 is postponed due to the Covid-19 virus regulations. Later dates will be announced.
Conference WLI Italy - Milan, 28 March 2019
WLI Italy has organized a conference in the Region of Lombardia, with the Patronage of the European Parliament, about the positive impact of female work in economy and society based work on university researches and statistical data of the European Institutions and Chamber of Commerce.
WLI Spain - ONU Mujeres - Madrid 22 – 24 October 2018
22 - 23 October 2018
WLI Spain participated in the Conference UNO Mujeres and IBERICO AMERICA.
Conference President was the Secretary General of Iberico Americana( SEGIB) Mrs Rebecca Gryspan.
24 October 2018
WLI Spain had a meeting with Alicia A. Rodriguez, the Secretary General of SICA - Central American Integration System.
WLI Congress Netherlands - The Hague: 11 – 14 April 2018
Theme : Women in Innovation, Industry and Science
Opening of the Congress in the Italian Embassy with the following speakers:
Senator Ankie Broekers Knol – President of the Senate
Dr. Stientje van Veldhoven State Secretary for Infrastructure
Marjan Hammersma – Secretary General Ministry of Eduction and Science
Carla Signorini – Head of Electrical Engineering Department ESA Space,research and Technology
Cindy Gerhardt – Chief Operating Officer Dutch State Mines Biotechnology Center
Luigia Pace – Research Biologist Italian Institute for Genomic Medicine , Turin
Dace Luters - Thümmel, Secretary General European Women Lawyers Association
Ilona Haaijer – Member Supervisory Board Royal Boskalis NV
Laura Colnaghi Calissoni – President Carvico Group
Visit to the Plant One – Port of Rotterdam
Michele Blom – Director General Water Affairs, Ministry of Infrastructure and water Affairs
Alice Krekt – Project Manager Deltalinqs Energy Forum
Visit to EUROJUST
Speaker : Mrs. Hilde Vandevoorde – National Member for Belgium
Visit to Vertical Urban farming – Food innovation
Speaker : Mrs Eveline Braam
Inauguration WLI Spain - Madrid: 21 - 23 September 2017
Visit to the Spanish House of Representatives, the Senate, the Bank of Spain and Cervantes Institute.
Mrs Asucion Valdès, Former Director of Communicaiton of HRH the King of Spain
Mrs Maria José Ordonez, Delegate of the Government against Gender Violence.
Inauguration WLI EU Group / Belgium - Brussels: 8 - 10 March 2017
Visit to NATO Headquarters
Speech by Ambassador Marriët Schuurman.
Visit to the European Parliament
Speech by MEP Lieve Xierinck.
WLI Congress Mexico - Mexico City: 11 - 14 October 2016
Theme: Today’s woman and her role in ensuring world peace.
With special focus on economic, political and humanistic perspectives.
WLI Congress Italy - Milan: 30 September - 3 October 2015
Theme: Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life
Ms Marion Reiziger – Young Expert Program Water and Agrofood
Mr. Dario Corrisio – Director ENEL
Ms. Angela Manenti – Head of Laboratory and Product Quality MM Spa
Mr. Giampiero Gelmi – Butterfly Foundation
Visit to the WORLD EXPO 2015 in Milan.