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13 December, 2017
The Female High Fliers accelerator programme is looking for ambitious female entrepreneurs for a 13-week programme in Dublin, Ireland. The tailored programme, run by Dublin City University’s (DCU) Ryan Academy, attracts around 130 female-led startups every year from across Ireland, it was reported...
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28 November, 2017
Applications are open for the next round of the F>>LANE programme. It is a 7-week educational acceleration course designed for up to 5 high-potential impact ventures, centred on female empowerment. Organised by the Vodafone Institute for Society and Communications, it is one of the only...
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05 December, 2017
The I Wish ‘Build IT’ competition is looking for girls with business ideas to pitch them in January 2018 in Dublin and Cork, Ireland with the hope of winning a coveted I Wish internship with a leading STEM multinational. Female participation in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM)...
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06 December, 2017
This year’s Women4Energy Conference will focus on cutting-edge solutions and technologies in the field of Renewable Energies. Speakers will discuss the implications and conclusions of the European Commission’s "winter package", presented in 2016 as a set of measures to facilitate the transition to...
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22 November, 2017
Are you a female entrepreneur requiring support in an increasingly digital economy? As part of the Estonian presidency’s drive to encourage digitalisation, the Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) is organising a workshop on fostering innovation among women in business. Facilitated by the European...
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17 November, 2017
New research commissioned by Facebook’s twice-yearly campaign #shemeansbusiness shows that there is a lack of relatable female business leaders. Launched in 2016, the campaign has trained 10 000 women in Britain in business skills so far and is bringing in female role models to encourage confidence...
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14 November, 2017 to 12 December, 2017
The Lean In EU Women Business Angels community is organising a free online training on 14 November to help women walk the difficult path to becoming an entrepreneur. The course is a five week programme that covers the most crucial entrepreneurial skills. These include working with investors,...
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08 November, 2017
10 start-up founders were invited from 8 European countries to pitch their company at the 2017 StartHer Awards, which took place on 19 October, with the hope of winning the top prize. Novagray, a French MediTech start up, was the big winner. Each nominee was required to give a 3-min pitch followed...
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26 October, 2017
Female entrepreneurship is on the rise worldwide, according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) report 2016/2017. 163 million women started businesses across 74 economies, however, work needs to be done by policymakers to encourage even more women to undertake entrepreneurial endeavours in...
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24 October, 2017
French Social Network of Women Entrepreneurs – RéZoé – is celebrating its 5th anniversary on 24 October in Paris with a networking event that aims to promote and celebrate women entrepreneurship. RéZoé is an Alsace network created in 2012 in Strasbourg to support women entrepreneurs, giving them...
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