Women's Forum Participants

Inspired by women’s leadership, the Women’s Forum for the Economy & Society brings a distinctly female perspective to addressing the issues affecting all of humanity and engaging for impact toward resolutions.


Women's Forum

Divisions are widening the gap – between people, countries, political parties, religions and within communities. Convening 14-16 November 2018 at Carrousel du Louvre in Paris, France, the 2018 Women’s Forum Global Meeting will gather global leaders from society and economy to bridge divides and move towards more inclusive progress for all of humanity.

Inspired by women’s leadership, the Women’s Forum for the Economy & Society will bring a distinctly female perspective to defining strategies to create the conditions for action.

The 2018 Women’s Forum Global Meeting highlights include:

  • +2000 influential business, institutional and political leaders from EU and beyond, gathering to engage for impact
  • Access to more than 100 Plenary, Roundtable, and Workshop sessions
  • Discovery Connections – Our creativity space, curated in collaboration with our partners that aims to open up networking opportunities, create bonds, catalyze growth and drive progress. Our hubs this year include: Bridging humanity, Daring Women, Social impact, Civic engagement, Power of finance, Future of work, STEM for good, and Entrepreneurship
  • Over 250 prominent speakers from varied industries and countries
  • A Gala Dinner, taking place Thursday 15th November 2018
  • Networking opportunities over breakfasts and lunches
  • High-level Special Delegations represented
  • Strategic and editorial partnerships with the New York Times and LinkedIn
  • Access to the Women’s Forum Global Network of 10,000 active members for a year; from the Women’s Forum past events – Women’s Forum MexicoWomen’s Forum MauritiusWomen’s Forum Rome,  Global Meeting 2017Women’s Forum Canada, and Women’s Forum Singapore.

Lucile Collin

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, France 


Vandinika Shukla

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, India


Amelia Hannion

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, United Kingdom


Arabela Chilwane

G(irls)20 Summit Delegate, South Africa


Eugénie Colonna d’Istria

G(irls)20 Summit Delegate, France


Fernanda Gabrielle Lagoeiro

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, Brazil


Hyojeong KIM

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, South Korea


İlayda Eskitaşcioğlu

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, Turkey


Julia Inés Roitman

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, Argentina


Lena Hoffmann

G(irls)20 Summit Delegate, Germany



Peggy Chen

G(irls)20 Young Director, Canada



Priyanka Roychoudhury

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, India


Sally Dimachki

G(irls)20 Summit Steering Committee Chair and Ambassador, France



Sara Tanan

G(irls)20 Summit Delegate, Italy


Zhilin Xiao

G(irls)20 Summit Delegate, China


Alberta Pelino

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, Italy


Ayushi Banerji

G(irls)20 Summit Ambassador, India