DLI Initiatives

The Digital Leadership Institute has a unique mission to promote inclusive digital transformation by increasing participation of girls and women in ESTEAM* studies, careers and leadership around the world.  The following are DLI-led initiatives in these areas:

AdaAwards.com – Global awards recognising outstanding girls and women in digital studies and careers and the people and organisations supporting them, with the Ada Award Ceremony annual flagship event held in a different country every year.

inQube – Global network promoting women-led startups in digitally-driven and digitally-enabled enterprises with flagship “Move It Forward” female digital starter events carried out in different cities around the world on topics disproportionately impacting girls and women.

Digital Brusselles – Europe’s first female tech incubator organized 2017-2019 with support from the Digital Belgium Skills Fund in Brussels, Belgium, the heart of inclusive digital transformation.

DigitalMuse.org – Global network promoting ESTEAM* skills to girls through creative endeavor, in order to increase the quantity and quality of stories by, for and about girls and women in digital media, with flagship initiative “Girl Tech Fest.”

CYPRO – Cyber professional training and career placement program for women with work experience, focused on increasing the number of women IT professionals in strategic areas including cybersecurity, cloud computing, data science, artificial intelligence, etc.

*entrepreneurship, science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics