Events

WIP G20 Roundtable “Digitalisation: Policies for a Digital Future”, co-hosted by W20

The G20 Digital Ministers Conference will convene for the first time the G20 Ministers responsible for the digital economy during the 2017 German G20 Presidency.

WIP G20 Roundtable: “Digitalisation: Policies for a Digital Future”

On the margins of the G20 Digital Ministers Conference, the Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP) will bring together female Parliamentarians from G20 countries in an exclusive roundtable discussion.

The WIP G20 Roundtable: “Digitalisation: Policies for a Digital Future”, will be co-hosted by Women20 (W20) and will take place on 5-6 April in Düsseldorf.

The keynote speaker of this high-level session will be the German Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Brigitte Zypries:

The session will gather a group of selected high-level women political leaders from G20 countries and guest countries to the German G20 Presidency, to discuss about:

  • What are the major drivers transforming both digital economy, and digital society?
  • How should women political leaders prepare for these new actors, and steer the process?

Multi-Stakeholder Conference on the Digital Economy

The selected Parliamentarians are also invited to attend the Multi-Stakeholder Conference on the Digital Economy, hosted by the German Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, on 6 April.

More information will follow soon.