Past Events

29 April 2022 | W+G Sub-Saharan Africa Region Coffee ChatGIS in Business

In this coffee chat, Cyhana Williams and Alazar Tekle shared their insights how spatial analysis of buying and selling can improve productivity for a commercial enterprise.

29 March 2022 | Vamlis GIS Conference, USAW+G Professional network presentation

Dr. Jennifer Whythlaw, W+G Empower portfolio lead, presented the network during the VAMLIS GIS Conference in Richmond, Virginia, USA.

8 March 2022 | IWD 2022 Event, OnlineCelebrating Women+ in Geospatial

During International Women’s Day 2022, we celebrated our third anniversary and had a panel discussion on how to break the bias.

November 2021 | Geo for Good, OnlineWomen+ Networks for Good

Come meet Women in Geospatial+, Ladies of Landsat and Sisters of SAR and learn how these networks can support you in your career and work! All are welcome, especially women and nonbinary folks!

October 2020 | Geo for Good, OnlineCareer Journeys of Women+ in Earth Engine

This event will highlight the career paths, stories and wisdom from women+ in this field through a presentation of the Women in Geospatial+ network and a panel discussion on career journeys of Women+ in Earth Engine.

June 2020 | FOSS4G UK, OnlineWomen in Geospatial+ – Changing the status-quo by creating a strong network of women leaders and changemakers

During this online webinar, we presented the network and our activities to the FOSS4G community in the UK.

March 2020 | FOSSGIS Konferenz, Freiburg, GermanyWomen in Geospatial+ – Ein professionelles Netzwerk für Frauen in der GIS/Geo Industrie

This lightning talk presented the W+G network to the German-speaking FOSS4G community.

December 2019 | AGU 2019 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, USAStrong and Inclusive Communities in the Geosciences

Together with Ladies of Landsat and Servir, we presented our activities during a presentation at the Google booth at AGU 2019.

November 2019 | Geography in Government, London, UKWomen in Geospatial Lunch

During the Geography in Government conference, we run a lunch time session presenting the network and offering networking opportunities.

September 2019 | GeoForGood, San Francisco, USA#GEOMEET Networking Session

Together with Ladies of Landsat, we run a networking session where both initiatives were presented and a lot of networking opportunities were created.

August 2019 | FOSS4G, Bucharest, RomaniaCareers in FOSS4G – Which skills will matter?

We had a panel of women+ in geospatial sharing their advice how to start and build up a successful geospatial career and tips on how to build up professional confidence.

May 2019 | Living Planet Symposium, MilanFuture career development in space – Which skills will matter?

During this Agora session at LPS 2019 in Milan, we introduced the W+G network and had panel discussion about which skills will matter for a successful career in space.

Forging a geospatial community where all genders can thrive.Inspire. Unite. Empower.