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

13 countries
38 actions
1496 girls

Women coaching!

Women coaching!

Bursa - Valeo Otomotiv Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S.

Technology is a Girl’s best Friend

Technology is a Girl’s best Friend

Ditzingen - Thales Deutschland GmbH

Half-day event with female engineers working for Safran Nacelles

Half-day event with female engineers working for Safran Nacelles

Burnley - Safran Nacelles UK in partnership with Shuttleworth College

Visit the company's premises and lunch with structis women coworkers

Visit the company's premises and lunch with structis women coworkers

Casablanca - Structis Maroc (Bouygues Construction)

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Girls on the Move Day in France

Girls on the Move Day in France

February 9, 2017

This pilot initiative revolves around International Women's Day, celebrated around the world every year on March 8. Two areas of working have become reality, and these were expressed in May 2016 for the 10-year anniversary of the Elles bougent association. Let's focus on the second: the parents.

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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
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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