On March 8th, 2017, female engineers and technicians in Industry and Technology will showcase their professions to young women, 14 to 24 years old. It will be the 1st “Girls on the Move Day”.

This initiative is led by the organization Elles bougent and its global partners on the occasion of International Women’s Day.

Take part in this project to promote gender diversity in Industry and Technology and attract female talents to Science & Technology!

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Our actions around the world

17 countries
54 actions
2167 girls

Building renovation site visit

Building renovation site visit

Neuilly sur Seine - Bouygues Bâtiment Île de France

Elles bougent at the Engineers of the Elite Schools trade fair

Elles bougent at the Engineers of the Elite Schools trade fair

Villeurbanne - Délégation Elles bougent Rhône-Alpes

Site visit and lunch with female mentors

Site visit and lunch with female mentors

Casablanca - Bymaro (Bouygues Construction)

Guided Tour in Thales Electronic Systems

Guided Tour in Thales Electronic Systems

Kiel - Thales Electronic Systems GmbH

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I’m a Girl on the Move…

I’m a Girl on the Move…

February 24, 2017

Just like there are 3,000 mentors at Elles bougent, there are 3,000 ways (or almost) to join forces with "Girls on the Move". Of course, it begins with participating in the proposed actions and making the arrival of groups of junior high, high school and university students possible.

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Our partners for this day

An event under the patronage of the French Ministries of Education, of Higher Education and Research, of Families, Children and Women’s Rights, in partnership with the Agency for French Studies Abroad (AEFE), and with the support of the following partners:

Airbus Group
Alstom
Bouygues Construction
DCNS
EDF
Engie
ENSEA
EPF
ESIGELEC
Estaca
Gemalto
General Electric
Groupe CESI
Plastic Omnium
Safran
Schneider Electric
Segula Technologies
Solvay
Thales
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Valeo
Agence pour l’enseignement français à l’étranger
Ministère de l'Économie et des Finances
Ministère de l'Éducation nationale, de l'Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche
Ministère des Familles, de l’Enfance et des Droits des femmes

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About Elles bougent

Elles bougent is a French organization founded in 2005. With a network of 100 partners - companies and institutions of higher education - it organizes more than 200 actions per year in France thanks to its 3000 female mentors, women engineers and technicians in sectors such as aerospatial, automobile, construction, energy and IT. Today, it wishes to share its know-how in other countries that face the same challenges of gender diversity in industry.

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