19 May | 09:00 - 13:00 | Webinar | Open for all

FEMINA and Fondazione Arezzo Innovazione have the pleasure of inviting you to FEMINA Convention 6 - Final Event of Phase 1.


09:00 – 09:15  REGISTRATION

09:15 – 10:00  Opening Session

Welcome and opening


  • Fabio Badii, President of Fondazione Arezzo Innovazione, FEMINA Lead Partner
  • Sonia Dalla Ragione, President of Female Entrepreneurship Committee of the Chamber of Commerce of Arezzo/Siena
  • Introduction to FEMINA project and to meeting topics, Francesca Tavanti, Luigi Pallotti, Lead Partner Fondazione Arezzo Innovazione

10:00 – 11:00  Plenary Session

CHAIR: Lead Partner, Fondazione Arezzo Innovazione


  • Towards a gender-neutral future: Innovation through the use of social dynamization tools to awaken STEM interest of primary and secondary alumni –  Beatriz Puzueta, Laya MySteam
  • Addressing equality issues at the time of COVID – Goro Ree-Lindstad, Director, The Centre for Equality
  • Women in STEM: opportunities in the local context and in the new EU programming period – Dr Alessandra Romano, University of Siena

11:00 – 11:15  Coffee Break


11:15 – 12:30  Round table – Experiences from FEMINA partners

CHAIR: FEMINA Advisory Partner, GCE NODE 


Speakers: One representative from each FEMINA territory: Arezzo-Siena (IT), Sterea Ellada (GR), Bucharest-Ilfov (RO), Cantabria (ES), Dalarna (SE) and Northern Netherlands (NL)

Main themes:

  • Support to female entrepreneurship and work family balance
  • Attracting women to STEM professions: early life choices, training and mentoring

Round table includes Q&A from audience

12:30 – 13:00  Conclusions and next steps

Whats’s next: presentation of FEMINA activities in Phase 2 – Irene Pettinelli, RESOLVO


  • Conclusions – Fabio Badii, President of Fondazione Arezzo Innovazione, FEMINA Lead Partner
  • This session includes short video to present the key outcomes of FEMINA Phase 1

13:00  End of meeting