Upcoming Activities

The Digital Leadership Institute Board and Executive Team are actively involved in initiatives with partners and stakeholders around the world that promote ESTEAM* leadership by girls and women. Stay tuned here to find out about these activities, and please visit our calendar for upcoming events organised by DLI.

*Entrepreneurship and Art powered by Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics


9 November – Women Techmakers “Telling Our Story” (Las Palmas, Grand Canaries)  On 9 November in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, DLI Founder Ms. Cheryl Miller will provide a keynote presentation as part of the Women Techmakers “Telling Our Story” event at Centro Demostrador TIC – Recinto Ferial.


9 November –  Second Meeting of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition Governing Board (Brussels): DLI Founder Ms. Cheryl Miller will contribute to the second meeting of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition Governing Board on 9 November in Brussels, in preparation for the 7 December Digital Skills and Jobs Conference.


10-12 November – LOOP Summit for Music Makers (Berlin)  10-12 November in Berlin, DLI Founder Ms. Cheryl Miller will join the LOOP Summit for Music Makers taking place at Funkhaus in Berlin.


15 November –  Entrepreneurship Forum (Brussels)On 15 November, DLI Founder Ms. Cheryl Miller will contribute to an entrepreneurship showcase for students at Institut Cardinal Mercier in Schaerbeek, organized by 100.000 Entrepreneurs Belgium.


15 November – Digital Capital CODE FIESTA (Brussels): On 15 November at ‘De Kelders van Kuregem’ in Brussels, DLI will contribute to the Digital Capital CODE FIESTA hosted by MAKS, with an intervention by Digital Muse After School, led by DLI Digital Creative Officer Ms. Valentina Calà.


16 November – Digital Muse at Westonbirt Schools Careers Day  (Westonbirt): “Look to the future event”: career event for youngsters at Westonbirt (UK). Mai Ensmann, Development Manager, will attend the event, presenting the ESTEAM career possibilities to young girls.


19 November – Hacktivate the City! Generation Z:  (Brussels) DLI founder Ms. Cheryl Miller will join the jury for the opening of the exhibition “Generation Z,” where finalists of our recent Move It Forward with Women in a Music will also be showcased.


20-21 November – Third Annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights (Brussels)On 20-21 November, Ms. Cheryl Miller, DLI Founder, will join the third annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights, on the subject of “women’s rights in turbulent times,” hosted by the European Commission DG for Justice at Palais d’Egmont in Brussels.


22 November – Innovation in Women’s Digital EntrepreneurshipOn 22 November at a Women’s Entrepreneurship Platform event on “Innovation in Women’s Digital Entrepreneurship” at the European Parliament in Brussels, Ms. Cheryl Miller, DLI Founder, will provide a keynote presentation in celebration of Women’s Entrepreneurship Day and  Global Entrepreneuship Week.


23 November – Girls Go IT Annual Forum (Moldova):   Ms. Cheryl Miller, DLI Founder, will provide a keynote presentation for the 2017 Girls Go IT Annual Forum taking place in Chisinau, Moldova, on 23 November.


28 November – Think Digital.eu (Brussels):   Ms. Cheryl Miller, DLI Founder, will moderate a panel on  “Data Protection & Privacy” as part of the annual Think Digital event, taking place at Palais d’Egmont on 28 November in Brussels.


28 November –Investir et entreprendre au féminin 2.0 (Brussels)Le Women Business Angel Club (WBAC), le réseau de business angels francophone belge, et Women in business, plateforme de l’entrepreneuriat féminin à Bruxelles​, s’associent une nouvelle fois pour sensibiliser les femmes au monde de l’investissement et de l’entrepreneuriat. L’événement aura lieu le 28 novembre au BIP (Brussels Info Place).


30 November – (London): On 30 November in London, Ms. Cheryl Miller, DLI Founder, will join the Chatham House release of “Private Sector Engagement with Women’s Economic Empowerment: Lessons from Years of Practice,” a report authored by Linda Scott, Emeritus DP World Chair for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, University of Oxford, based on research with the Global Business Coalition for Women’s Economic Empowerment (GBC for WEE).


5 December – The Role of Lifelong Learning for Women Entrepreneurs (Brussels): On 5 December, Ms. Katja Legisa, DLI board member, will join a panel discussion on “the Role of Lifelong Learning for Women Entrepreneurs” as part of a Women’s Entrepreneurship Platform event at the European Parliament in Brussels.


7 December – Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition Conference (Brussels)On 7 December in Brussels, Ms. Cheryl Miller, DLI Founder, will join the members of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition Governing Board for a meeting with Commissioner for the Digital Single Market, Ms. Mariya Gabriel, in the context of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition Conference on the topic of “Digital Opportunities for Europe”. DLI will give 2 workshops:  1) professional portraits and 2) Free on-line tools to re-vamp CV and attract recruiters.


9-10 December – Smart Family Hackathon (Brussels):  As partner to the Women In Tech Platform in Brussels, DLI supports a two-day hackathon to create smart solutions for the entire family, taking place on 8-9 December at DigiYser in Brussels.


13 December – NOVA XX Women in Innovation Panel (Brussels): As part of NOVA XX, the first international competition on women in technological, scientific and artistic innovation, Ms. Cheryl Miller, DLI Founder, will contribute to a 13 December panel on at the BOZAR in Brussels.


5 March 2018 – ISS Europe 2018 (Dublin):   Ms. Cheryl Miller, DLI Founder, will contribute to a panel on “Gaining, Training, and Retaining World Class Talent,” at ISS Europe 2018 in Dublin on 5 March 2018.


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