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GEC 2017

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Congrescentrum Amsterdam

Weesperstraat 113

1018 VN Amsterdam


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Gender Equality Conference 2017 ("GEC 2017")

The main focus of the GEC 2017 is the gender equalisation of the European job market. The GEC 2017 will include interactive lectures and active workshops on a wide rang of gender equality-related issues including how gender stereotyping can affect the success of women in high-level positions, work-life balance and the affects of maternity and paternity leave policy on employees.

The GEC 2017 constitutes an opportunity for dialogue, networking, sharing of knowledge and best practice between likeminded individuals from across the corporate sphere, public sector and academic establishments across Amsterdam, the Netherlands and greater Europe.

For more information, see the GEC 2017 website at http://geneqcon2017.weebly.com.

Tickets will include access to Day 1 OR Day 2 OR Day 1 and 2 as well as lunch and coffee and tea refreshments.


Tuesday, November 21st 2017

Moderator of the day: Somaye Dehban

10:00 - 10:30 Opening Speech

10:30 - 11:15 Keynote Speech by Jessica de Jong

11:15 - 11:30 Morning Break

11:30 - 12:45 Work-Life Balance Workshop with Sheila Gemin

12:45 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 14:45 Gender Stereotypes in the Workplace by Samira Rafaela

+ Networking Borrel at Crea Cafe with 'Rise & Connect' session with Marja Godvliet

Wednesday, November 22nd 2017

Moderator of the day: Erin Wenger

10:00 - 10:15 Opening Speech

10:15 - 11:15 Keynote Speech by Sheila Gemin

11:15 - 11:30 Cofee

11:30 - 12:45 Glass Ceiling Panel Discussion with Evelyn Doyle, Thomas Buser and Anniek de Ruijter

12:45 - 13:15 Lunch

13:15 - 14:30 'Parental Leave the Swedish Way: Dads included!' with Ambassador Per Holmström

14:30 - 15:15 "Bringing it all together" Network Borrel at Crea Cafe


How do I purchase tickets?

To purchase a ticket (1 day pass or 2 day pass/ student or non-student) you must SELECT A DATE (blue button) then you must go to TICKETS (green button). You will then be asked to choose which ticket you would like.

For those purchasing a 2 day pass it is NOT important which intial date you choose.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Public transportation:

Metrolines 51, 53 and 54 (stop: Weesperplein - exit: Valckenierstraat). Tramlines 7 and 10 (stop: Weesperplein)

Tramlines 9 and 14 (Stop: Waterlooplein - 10 minute walk to venue location)


P+R ArenA, de Burgemeester Stramanweg 130, 1011 EP Amsterdam Zuidoost

P+R Olympisch Stadion, Olympisch Stadion 44, 1076 DE Amsterdam

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

For any further quesitons please use the contact form via the GEC 2017 website (see link below) http://geneqcon2017.weebly.com/contact.html

What's the refund policy?

The GEC 2017 reserves the right to refuse to refund ticket sales if the buyer requests the refund transaction up to thirty days before the conference, in accordance with Eventbrite refund policy. In case of cancellation of the GEC 2017, all buyers will be fully refunded (excluding Eventbrite fees).

* The GEC 2017 Organisation Committee reserves the right to make changes to the conference programme.

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Congrescentrum Amsterdam

Weesperstraat 113

1018 VN Amsterdam


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