Women In Technology - Friday Links - 12th March 2021

As usual, we prepared traditional WIT links for you for the upcoming weekend!


📕Links to check:


'Mansplaining, explained in one simple chart'


'C'est quoi le mansplaining ?'


'Mansplaining, Explained'



Reverse sexism - check the links inside with real-life interesting examples:



'Fight to vote: the woman who was key in 'getting us the Voting Rights Act' ' https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/feb/25/fight-to-vote-newsletter-voting-rights-act

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the different effects on men and women in the UK, March 2020 to February 2021 - Office for National Statistics


Big vagina energy: the return of the sheela na gig



🎥Movie nights ideas:


Check movies from  19th edition of the International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights - FIFDH 2021

(available until end of Sunday 14th)



Grands rendez-vous - Isabelle Collet: Les algorithmes sont-ils sexistes ?



Grands rendez-vous - Angela Davis: an activist forever on the front line



Other grands rendez-vous - FIFDH 2021- videos:



📹Collection of interesting videos:


'La série documentaire Women SenseTour in Muslim Countries'



'La fabrique de l'ignorance | ARTE'



'Can't Get You Out of My Head (2021) - Part 1: Bloodshed on Wolf Mountain' - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MHFrhIAj0ME&feature=youtu.be


💻EPFL startups and accelerator programs



Calling all projects and start-ups focused on unlocking female health and wellness!

EPFL Innovation Park and Groupe Mutuel launch Tech4Eva, the first Femtech accelerator program. The 9-month program is led by passionate entrepreneurs, investors and health experts that will help participants develop and refine their technology and business plan, establish go to market strategy, and prepare for investment. Program is designed for both early stage projects and emerging start-ups.

Applications close on March 31st and the program starts in April. More information and to apply visit www.tech4eva.ch Apply now!



Tech4Growth Health – Building impactful partnerships between Start-ups – Corporates - Academia

Tech4Growth Health is part of the “TFV – Networking Events Series 2021-2024” empowered by Innosuisse and will cover 4 verticals: Health, Industry 4.0, Energy and Finance. Networking Event Series – Tech4Growth Health will be the 1st in this series and will take place online from May 31st – July 2, 2021.

If you are active in the Health sector, visit: https://tech4growth.ch/home/health/


👍WIT annual review


We will have the WIT Annual Review on Wednesday 31st of March at 12h CET.

Event open absolutelly to everyone, so please register in Indico event: https://indico.cern.ch/event/1014848/

And we really hope to hear your feedback about WIT through survey for 2021 year: https://cda-surveys.web.cern.ch/wit-survey-2021


🗝Free Webinar "Banish The Imposter Syndrome"


On Friday 19th March from 12:30 - 14:00 CET, Thriving Talent will be hosting a FREE webinar to help 'Banish The Imposter Syndrome':


In the interactive online workshop, will be shared with you what imposter syndrome is, how it shows up, and the impact it may be having on your life. Participants will leave equipped with the tools to know how to address imposter syndrome and take back control.

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