Celebrate women's entrepreneurial spirit!

General information

Event date:
03/05/2018 @ 18:00 - 20:00
Event location:
Chambre de Commerce - 7, rue Alcide de Gasperi L-2981 Luxembourg
The Representation of the European Commission in Luxembourg / Enterprise Europe Network


  • Welcome by Ms Yuriko Backes, Head of Representation of the European Commission in Luxembourg.
    The economic rationale for Gender Equality – an issue for the Luxembourg economy. Introductory words by Ms Sasha Bailie, Deputy chief of cabinet of the Vice-Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy. Femmes pionnières de l’entrepreneuriat au Luxembourg, presented by Ms Joëlle Letsch, Co-founder of ADT-Center & Member of the Conseil National des Femmes du Luxembourg (CNFL). Challenges faced by female entrepreneurs, presented by Ms Larissa Best, President of Luxembourg Business Angel Network, and co-founder of the think tank Equilibre. Support of female entrepreneurs by BGL BNP Paribas, presented by Mr Carlo Thill, Chairman of the Executive Committee, BGL BNP Paribas. EU’s support for women entrepreneurs, including start-ups, presented by Ms Estelle Bacconnier, DG GROW, European Commission.
  • Informal discussion.
  • Closing remarks by Ms Sabrina Sagramola, Manager & National Coordinator of the Enterprise Europe Network, Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce.

The event will be followed by a networking cocktail.


Before 2 May 2018 by sending an email to comm-rep-lux@ec.europa.eu or by phone +352 4301 34925.


Association des Banques et Banquiers, Luxembourg


12, Rue Erasme L-1468 Luxembourg

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Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 17:30.