Events

Zen Digital at UN Global Youth Summit

Zen Digital at UN Global Youth Summit

Building on our activities to get more youth and especially women digitally skilled, Zen Digital is collaborating as a Summit Partner for the United Nation’s Global Youth Summit, BYND 2015 — taking place in San José, Costa Rica 9-11 September 2013. With five hundred young people from around the world taking part and thousands more joining online, Zen...

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Zen Digital Launches First ‘Digital Woman of the Year’ Award

Zen Digital Launches First ‘Digital Woman of the Year’ Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2 July 2013, Brussels:  This year a European partnership led by Brussels-based Zen Digital Europe will award the first-ever European prizes recognising girls and women who have distinguished themselves in digital studies and careers, and organisations contributing to increased participation of girls and women in digital sectors in Europe.  The...

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Zen Digital at Digital Assembly 2013

Zen Digital at Digital Assembly 2013

The Digital Agenda Assembly 2013, organised by the Irish Presidency of the European Council and the Digital Agenda for Europe, took place in Dublin, Ireland on 19-20 June.  Consistent with our mission of “Bridging the Gender Gap and the Digital Divide,” Zen Digital Europe contributed very actively to every day of the event. 18 June – Pre-DAA Event:...

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UN Recognition for Zen Digital

UN Recognition for Zen Digital

On 25 April 2013 in Brussels, Zen Digital celebrated an amazing Girls in ICT Day with events by Women2020 and Digital Muse that contributed to the global dialogue on getting more women in ICT and showcased getting more girls into digital sectors through creative endeavour.  Both events were warmly received by VIPs from the Brussels Region, European...

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Every Girl and Woman Digital

Every Girl and Woman Digital

On 8 March 2013, in honor of the 102nd celebration of International Women’s Day, Women2020 launch attendees enjoyed the global premiere of a European Commission video featuring VP of the Digital Agenda for Europe Neelie Kroes in a cameo role to get “every girl digital.” This video premiere and Commission VP Kroes’s blogpost for the day kicked...

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Girls are going to Save the World!

Girls are going to Save the World!

Quicklinks for this Post: SME Summit 2012 FEPS Trans-Atlantic Seminar October Women’s Events TEDxVilnius Women’s Forum 2012 Women 40% Update   What an amazing, exhilarating, excruciating and exciting month October 2012 has been.  In a word it’s been cathartic!  Of course, the highlight of the month was easily my last-ever event as part of the...

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Every Girl Digital 2012

Every Girl Digital 2012

On Saturday, 13 October, greenlight for girls Europe* organized its third annual Greenlight@Brussels Day at the International School of Brussels with the aim of encouraging girls to pursue studies and careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (“STEM”).  Greenlight@Brussels Day 2012, a free event for 11-15 year old girls from the greater Brussels...

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Zen Digital CEO Gets UN Recognition for Promoting “Girls in ICT”

Zen Digital CEO Gets UN Recognition for Promoting “Girls in ICT”

Zen Digital CEO and EU Director of greenlight for girls, Cheryl Miller, travelled to Geneva last week to take part in a high-level panel on “Girls in ICT” and to recieve recognition for her work to promote technology to girls, as part of a new global initiative by the United Nations International Telecommunications Union. This year on 26 April, the...

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