Freitag, 26 Februar 2021 
I 09:00 h I Online

Equality in Progress: Empowering Women —
Much Discussed, Least Conceptualised


Ursula Bauer
Project Director for the implementation of gender mainstreaming in the Vienna City Administration; Deputy head of the controlling instruments group, City of Vienna
Christian Berger
Consultant in the field of economics, Vienna Chamber of Labor; Lecturer, Department of Socio-Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business-WU
Brigitta Blaha
Former Austrian Diplomat; Alma mentoring programme, University of Vienna
Emil Brix
Director, Vienna School of International Studies
Wies Bratby
Christina Daletska
Musician; Human Rights Activist and official ambassador for Amnesty International Switzerland & Art for Amnesty
Heinz Fischer
Co-chairman, Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens; former Austrian Federal President
Irmtraud Fischer
Professor for Old Testament studies, University of Graz; General editor, International multilingual project “Bible and women” 
Julia Günther
Head, WIDE Working Group on International Women's Rights
Bini Guttmann
President, European Union of Jewish Students-EUJS
Marita Haas
Gender Expert and Consultant focussing on Strategic advice to Executive boards and Management teams
Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger
Professor for Gender and Diversity in organisations, Vienna University of Economics and Business-WU
Elisabeth Holzleitner
Professor of Legal Philosophy and Legal Gender Studies as well as Speaker of the interdisciplinary Research Platform GAIN – Gender: Ambivalent In_Visibilities, University of Vienna
Zoe Lefkofridi
University Professor for Politics & Gender and Scientific Director of gendup-the Center for Women's and Gender Studies, University of Salzburg
Andrea Leitner
Senior Researcher, Research Group in Equality and Education, Institute for Advanced Studies-IHS
Katharina Mader
Assistant Professor, Institute for Heterodox Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business-WU
Stefanie Mayer
Political scientist, teaches mainly at the FH Campus Wien
Antonella Mei-Pochtler
Special Advisor to the Austrian Federal Chancellor and Head, ThinkAustria
Neha Metha
Founder and CEO, FemTech Partners
Susanne Raab
Austrian Federal Minister for Women and Integration
Maria Rösslhumer
Managing Director, Association of Autonomous Austrian Women's Shelters-AÖF; Head, Women's helpline against violence and online advice for female victims of violence
Franziska Ryser
Politician, National Council in Switzerland
Birgit Sauer
Professor of Political Science, University of Vienna
Margit Schratzenstaller-Altzinger
Senior Economist, Austrian Institute of Economic Research-WIFO
Desiree Schweitzer
Director General, Directorate-General for Development Cooperation, Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs
Sylvia Sperandio
Brigadier, Austrian Federal Ministry of Defense
Vera Strobachova-Budway
Senior Co-ordination Adviser for Gender Issues, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe-OSCE
Melanie Sully
Head, Institute for Go-Governance
Helen Todd
Co-Founder and CEO, Sociality Squared
Sophia Vonier
Galerie Sophia Vonier, Salzburg
Gerhard Wagner
Founder and Co-president, HeForShe Vienna
Laura Wimmer
Deputy Head, Department “Women's Service Vienna” and Head, Groundwork Department, City of Vienna
Dana Winter
Launched European Union of Jewish Students' Women’s Network


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