Past events

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  • organised by: Belgisch Financieel Forum, Women in Finance, Febelfin and Women on Board

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  • Save the date for this event organised by SAP and Women on Board.

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    Een ondernemer heeft nood aan een klankbord. Daartoe dient de UNIZO KMO Adviesraad. 
  • This workshop will be given by Patricia Lassiers.

    More information will follow.

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    Every year we organise the General Assembly to let our members know what is happening with Women on Board. 

    The founding members and the board members will be happy to answer your questions. 

  • SAVE THIS DATE: 12/6/2018

  • Location: Cofinimmo

    Time: 17h-19h

    For Admission Committee members only

  • Location: Cofinimmo

    TIme: 19:00-21:00

    For Board members only

  • Workshop how to maximise your chances to get a board mandate.

    Location to be confirmed

    Time to be confirmed


  • This workshop will be given by: Jean Van den Eynde and Sara Vermeir, Russell Reynolds

    More information will follow.

  • Are you interested in the exciting world of startups and scale-ups ? 

    Many are looking for professionals that can assist them, as members of their board of directors or of their advisory board. 

  • For the Participants of the Women's intergenerational Digital Dialogue program, we will be organising a get-together session.

    More information to follow.

  • This Workshop will be given by Martine Van den Poel and is for the Women on Track participants. 

    Further information to follow.


  • For our supportive members who have been allocated to the Women on Track program. More information to follow.

  • For participants to the Women's Intergenerational Digital Dialogue Program, this is the second session organised in this program f

  • For participants to the Women's Intergenerational Digital Dialogue Program, this is the first session organised in this program for the Mentors to learn about Corporate Governance.

    Session will be given by Baudouin Deschamps

    Location: The Gradient, Ave. Tervuren 270, Brussels

  • The topic of "unconscious bias in leadership" would be introduced by the results of the first research accomplished by Profacts.

  • For participants to the Women's Intergenerational Digital Dialogue Program, this is the first session organised in this program fo

  • New Year Event to be hosted by Mc Kinsey. 

    More information will follow.

  • Admission Committee for new membership call. 

    For AC members only.

  • Meeting organised for the Admission Committee. 

  • SAVE THE DATE: 28/11/2017

  • GDPR – Preparing for 25 May 2018… and beyond

    Thanks to Fieldfisher

    On Thursday 26 October 2017, Women on Board and Fieldfisher will hold a networking event on the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). Our legal experts will approach the GDPR from a contracting, HR and competition law perspective and our guest speakerJoëlle JouretLegal Adviser at the Belgian Data Protection Authority will also discuss the new role of the Privacy Commission and the changes and consequences it implies for Belgian companies.

    The clock is ticking and 25 May 2018, the date of the GDPR enforcement, is approaching so now is a good time to discuss the challenges your companies are facing when it comes to implementing the regulation, raise your questions with experts and network with your peers.

  • On 13 October 2017, the Norwegian organization FutureBoards organizes in collaboration with The Norwegian Delegation to EU, The Norwegian Embassy in Belgium, Belgian Women on B

  • Notre collègues organise ce évènement au quel nos membres ont 50% de réduction sur le prix d'inscription. Ce forum a lieu en français et en néerlandais

  • Board Coaching to Excellence is organising an event to which members of Women on Board will receive 50% reduction on the 

  • We are happy to announce that the 2017 General Assembly for Women on Board will take place on Monday 26th June 2017.

  • Save the date 8 June 2017 - 12:00-14:30

    Hosted by Microsoft for Women on Board on "A dialogue on digital transformation: opportunities and challenges, compliancy requirements and impact on security"


    12:00 Welcome and lunch

  • 1 juni: Inhouse Company Event at AXA, with Trees Paelinck and Katrien Thorré

  • The aim of the workshop is to guide you with initiatives leading to a board mandate, answering questions like:

  • SAVE THE DATE of 20 March 2017 for an event hosted by KBC, on "Is this a men's world? Economic diplomacy at a glance."
    Havenlaan 2
  • 2017 Interantional Women's Day


    WE 3rd Annual Global Bell Ringings

  • Diversity is the engine of invention - Vlerick MBA Alumni's career coaching.

    When: Tuesday March 7th 2017, 17h30

    Where: De Warande, Zinnerstraat 1, 1000 Brussels

  • Ronde Tafel van woensdag 1 maart 2017

  • Pictures of the event available here:

  • event hosted by Microsoft in Zaventem, on 20 April 2017,12:00-14:30

  • SEMINAR hosted by IBR-IRE for Women on Board associate and supportive members

    What the Board Member should know (NL-FR)

    Tuesday 17 January 2017

  • Waarom een onafhankelijk bestuurder bij het begin van de zaak in een startup?


  • McKinsey organise pour les membres de Women on Board, une conférence-débat sur les enjeux de l'enseignement, le 5 décembre 2016 de 18 à 20h30.

    Les invitations aux membres de Women on Board ont été envoyées le 27/10/2016.

  • On 7 November 2016 from 5.30 till 7.30 pm a kick-off event will take place for Women on Board's "Women Intergenerational Digital Dialogue Program" organised by Women on Board in collaboration with the VBO/FEB.

  • ​L’Institut pour l’égalité des femmes et des hommes a le plaisir de vous inviter à une rencontre spéciale du réseau « Entreprises gender friendly » qui se déroulera le mardi 25 octobre 2016.
  • Launch Event - European Women on Boards' Talent Pool

    Realizing Europe’s Potential with European Women on Boards’ Talent Pool

  • Board Coaching to Excellence ("BCTE") is the unique platform created by Board Members for Board Members, leading to better-go

  • The third edition of the Guberna Mentoring Programme at Board Level will be launched during an event on 3 October 2016.

    To register, please use the link below.

  • BNP Paribas Securities Services is pleased to invite you to its ‘Women on Board Event’ dedicated to 'Blockchain', which will be presented by Mr Patrick Wheeler. 
  • On Thursday 8 September 2016, Belfius hosted an exclusive event organised by Women on Board to present Women on Board's new ambitions. 

  • Women on Board's General Assembly was followed by an

    event organised by McKinsey: "Driving more diversity through people analytics" - a 3 hour session / workshop on how to bring diversity to the agenda of boards / exco's on a facts-based way.

  • 5ième session du réseau "Enterprises Gender Friendly":  Femmes au sein des fonctions dirigeantes: un atout pour les entreprises !

  • Event organised by AXA:  "SheforShield"
    with Garance Wattez-Richard as keynote speaker
    12 May 2016 as from 6:00 pm
    The event was a great success.

    Mardi 19 avril 2016, de 17h à 19h30

    FEB, rue Ravenstein, 4 – 1000 Bruxelles

    La « Commission Femmes et Entreprises » du Conseil des Femmes Francophones de Belgique présente son 10è colloque :

  • Vincent Van Dessel, Chairman and CEO of Euronext Brussels, is very pleased to invite the members of Women on Board to the Bell Ceremony on Tuesday 8 March 2016 to celebrate International Women's Day.

  • Le 3 mars 2016, POUR LA SOLIDARITÉ et ses partenaires du projet Gender Balance Power Map organisent une conférence européenne intitulée « Entreprises sociales et classiques : se co-inspirer pour promouvoir l'égalité des sexes ». L'événement se tiendra de 16h00 à 17h30 dans le cadre du F

  • Jump forum - 10th anniversary - 3th March 2016 in Brussels.


  • The EWMD (European Women’s Management Development International network) is kindly inviting the ladies from the EWoB member organisations to participate in their next "EWMD on board” session.

  • Christian de Goussencourt, Peter Schellinck, Patrick van Houtryve en Baudouin Deschamps nodigen u graag uit op de volgende Ronde Tafel van "Board Coaching to Excellence" (BCTE) op 14 december 2015 die het volgende thema zal behandelen:

  • Logo Museum Plantin-Moretus

  • Liedekerke has the pleasure to invite the members of Women on Board to a seminar on the 'Recent developments of Corporate Governance'.

  • The European Women’s Lobby and PwC
    organised a joint conference on

    'Changing the Game: Gender Equality in Business’

    21 October 2015,
    Hosted by Catherine Bearder, MEP
    11.45 - 13.30pm followed by sandwich lunch

  • 12 oktober 2015: RONDE TAFEL BCTE

  • "September Get-together: time to go back to school, time to start networking again"

    This event organised by Fieldfisher is about update and news on Corporate law, Intellectual Property law, Contract law, Fraud & white collar crime and Energy law.

  • Dans le cadre du projet Gender Balance Power Map, le think and do tank POUR LA SOLIDARITÉ organise le 15 septembre 2015, à l'IEFH à Bruxelles, une journée d'ateliers participatifs destinés aux entreprises de l'économie classique et aux entreprises de l'économie sociale autour de la question de l

  • On 15 June 2015, PwC will be hosting our General Assembly followed by a great discussion on a very hot-topic: "tax strategy and ethics, an item for the Boards agenda"

  • As knowledge partner of Women on Board, McKinsey is organising on 4 June 2015 an event on leadership.

  • On 19 May 2015, Françoise Roels, co-founder and director of Women on Board, is presenting Women on Board at the WILL (Women in Law and Leadership) event.

  • BCTE (Board Coaching to Excellence) invites the Women on Board members to the National Cross Fire Debate for Board Directors: "Risk Management by the Board of Directors: Is the independent board member playing a role in it ?",  taking place on Monday 27 April 2015 at 6:00 pm at KPMG, Avenue du B

  • Our members are invited to the iWIN Forum "Interview Skills and Insights"

    Thursday 12 March at DWF, Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 3AG

  • International Women’s Day

  • The Bell Ceremony to celebrate International Women’s Day will be organised on Friday 6 March 2015.

  • EWoB and Women on Board's exclusive event - Thursday 5 March 2015 - 6 pm

  • 9:00 am : Business seminar organized by Mercuri Urval in Leuven

  • Conference organised by the Commission "Femmes et Entreprises" (Conseil des Femmes Francophones de Belgique)

    Place: Auditoire R42.5.503, Bâtiment Solvay - 42 avenue F.D. Roosevelt, 1050 Bruxelles

  • 5:00 pm : Cocktail ‘members only’ hosted by Cofinimmo in Brussels

  • Liedekerke invited Women on Board members to a seminar on the director's responsibility.


    Introduction by Thierry Tilquin

  • Fieldfisher invited Women on Board members to this seminar which took place in Fieldfisher’s offices. Amongst other topics, Corporate, Public, Employment and IP law were covered during this seminar.


    16.00 Participants’ welcome

  • On 12 June 2014, BNP Paribas Fortis invited the members of Women on Board to a debate on the

    "Importance of different profiles in Boards"

    Different speakers debated the subject:

  • Cercle du Lac and the Ladies Month

    Tuesday 27 May 2014 at 12:15
    "The first woman to chair FEB/VBO", 
    Michèle Sioen, CEO of Sioen Industries NV.
    Introduction by Marie Evrard, co-founder of Women on Board.

  • PwC invited the members of Women on Board for a get together event on 26 May 2014 in the offices of PwC in Sint-Stevens-Woluwe.

  • Cercle du Lac and the Ladies Month

    Monday 5 May 2014 at 12:15
    "Challenges of the telecom industry in Belgium – the vision of Belgacom" 
    by Dominique Leroy, CEO of Belgacom Group. 

  • The annual conference of ecoDa took place on 29 April 2014 at the Thon Hotel EU in Brussels. This conference was organised by ecoDa in partnership with European Women on Boards.

  • MEP Arlene McCarthy and Sonja Rottiers, Chairwoman of Women on Board, open trading at Euronext Brussels

  • Euronext Opening Bell Ceremony & Conference

    International Women's Day

  • On 5 December 2013 at 6 pm at Tour & Taxis, Brussels, Women on Board organised thanks to the support of its sponsors a launch event for the newly created "European Women on Boards" association.

  • GUBERNA and his partners are pleased to invite his members to the launch of the second Edition of The Mentoring Program at Board Level 2013-2014. This exclusive meeting will be the opportunity to share views on & experiences with the Mentori

  • Field Fisher Waterhouse invited the Women on Board members on Thursday 19 September 2013 for a seminar on the governance within groups of companies.

  • PwC & Women on Board organised an event focusing on the strategic decision of acquisitions at the level of the Board of Directors. 

    Date: 11 June 2013


  • - Members only -

    Date: 11 June 2013

    Time :

    16:30  Welcome and registration         

    17:00  General Assembly Women on Board                  

    Animated by directors of Women on Board

    Venue:   PwC         

    Woluwe Garden         

  • The commission" Femmes et Entreprises" of the CFFB has organised its 7th conference. The debate on the generation Z and its ambitions was moderated by Amid Faljaoui and gathered the following participants:

  • What do companies look for when recruiting board members? 
    How to maximize the chances of getting your first board seat?

  • "La rémunération des administrateurs - Le point de vue des administrateurs"

    "De vergoeding van de bestuurders bekeken vanuit het standpunt van de bestuurders"

  • Last year, McKinsey hosted a half-a-day workshop on ”Centered Leadership – How Remarkable Women Lead” for the members of Women on Board. Joanna Barsh, a senior partner in McKinsey & Company’s New York office and also the author of How Remarkable Women Lead, introduced the participan

  • Women on Board and AXA has organised a seminar on Leadership through innovation.  

    Venue : AXA (auditorium)
    Boulevard du Souverain 25 Vorstlaan1170 Brussels 


  • Provincie Antwerpen has organised a breakfast seminar on diversity in the boards to which some of our members participated. The theme was " What will make boards perform better? " 

  • Women on Board and Delhaize Group have organised a breakfast debate on the role of the remuneration and nomination committees.

    Venue: Delhaize Group Office

    Square Marie Curie 40 – 1070 Brussels Anderlecht


  • Field Fisher Waterhouse and Women on Board organised a seminar covering different topics on the people interactions within a board. The seminar was followed by a cocktail reception.

    Venue: Field Fisher Waterhouse llp


  • The General Assembly of the members of Women on Board was held on 12 June 2012, just before the event at PwC (see below).

  • Speakers : Hermann Daems, chairman of the corporate governance committee, Adrienne Axler, CEO Sodexo, Jacques Vandermeiren, CEO Elia, and Sonja Rottiers