Past Events

12 Dec 2022 | OnlineW+G Western Europe Christmas Meet-Up

W+G organised a cozy Christmas meet-up for all members currently living in Western Europe.

12 Dec 2022 | OnlineNetworking Event North America

W+G organised a guided networking event for all members currently living in North America.

23 Aug 2022 | FOSS4G, FirenzeGeochicas & W+G TAKE FIRENZE

Geochicas and Women+ in Geospatial teamed up and organised a meet-up during FOSS4G 2023 in Firenze.

20 July 2022 | IGARSS, Kuala LumpurWomen+ in GRSS Networking Mixer

This networking mixer was jointly organised by W+G and GRSS IDEA during the IGARSS conference

20-24 June 2022 | Annual W+G Social Media Challenge#TheyMapThePath

Each year for one week we are recognizing and sharing inspiring stories of women+ mapping the paths forward in our industry.

17 June 2022 | Feminist Geography ConferenceW+G: Mentoring Three Generations and Beyond

Three generations of coordinators of the W+G mentorship programme shared their highlights and experiences of the programme, during a lively panel discussion.

15 June 2022 | 123rd OGC Member Meeting, MadridWomen+ in Geospatial Breakfast

In collaboration with OGC and sponsored by Hexagon, a Women+ in Geospatial Breakfast was organised during OGC’s 123rd Member Meeting in Madrid, Spain.

7 June 2022 | UNOSAT gender webinar seriesWomen in Geospatial: A development perspective in Oceania

This panel discussion was co-organised by the United Nations Satellite Centre (UNOSAT) and Women+ in Geospatial and discussed best practices on gender-responsive approaches together with women from Oceania working in the geospatial sector.

24 May 2022 | ESA Living Planet Symposium, BonnNetworking Aperitivo

This networking aperitivo was jointly organised by W+G, Geochicas, Ladies of Landsat, Women in Copernicus and Sisters of SAR.

24 May 2022 | ESA Living Planet Symposium, BonnEO Digital Transformation: innovations, skills and training

The panel discussion brought together industry experts to discuss the impact of the EO Digital Transformation and perspectives on what this transformation implies for training the next generation of EO experts.

24 May 2022 | ESA Living Planet Symposium, BonnW+G Networking Breakfast

During this Networking Breakfast at ESA Living Planet Symposium, around 70 women+ in the geospatial field had a chance to network and have breakfast at the same time.

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.

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