... for more Gender Equality

International Conference

“Gender Equality in the Workplace - Learn from the Best!”

The International Conference “Gender Equality at the Workplace: Learn from the Best” was successfully organised by the GenCo consortium in Athens, Greece on Thursday, 13 September 2012. Distinguished presenters from business, academia and Greek and European organisations, presented and discussed latest theoretical insights as well as practical suggestions on how to promote gender equality at the workplace.

Eighty two participants – mainly HR professionals and trainers – actively discussed their questions and own experiences. The participants highly appreciated the opportunity to network and exchange practices and insights with other colleagues.

You can find the Agenda and the presentations of the conference here.

Prof. N. Travlos, Dean ALBA, Greece
Dr. Monika Goldmann, sfs, TU Dortmund, Germany
Steps Towards Gender Equality in the Workplace
Maria Stratigaki, Assistant Professor, Panteion University & Ex. Secretary General for Gender Equality, Ministry of Interior, Hellenic Republic
Women in Leadership - Common Challenges for Business
Claire Pickerden, White Rose University Consortium, United Kingdom
Gender Equality in the Workplace: The Current Situation in Six European Countries
Kathinka Best, TU Berlin, Germany
Gender Equality in the Workplace: Why should we care
Dr. Olga Epitropaki, ALBA, Greece
The GenCo Project - The Toolkit for more E-Quality
Maresa Feldmann, sfs, TU Dortmund, Germany
Equal Salary - The Benefits and how it Works
Véronique Goy Veenhuys, Fondation equal-salary, Switzerland
The Importance of Gender Equality Awards to sensitizing the Management for Gender Equality Strategies
Fabienne Dasnoy, Diversity Officer Luxembourg, BGL BNP PARIBAS, Luxembourg
The Positive Action Award Luxembourg
Anne MarieTheisen, ACORD, Luxembourg
Nurturing Talent through Effective Networking
Mary-Clare Race, ARUP, UK
Against Stereotypes - Exploit all Potentials
Eleni Asvesta, Kleemann, Greece