Empowering Women in Aerospace - Austria Launch Event

Monday, November 6, 6:30 - 10pm Banquet Hall of the Federal Ministry of Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology (BMK), Radetzkystraße 2, 1030 Vienna, AT

Women in Aerospace Austria is pleased to announce its official launch event, "Empowering Women in Aerospace," scheduled for November 6th at the Ministry for Climate Action. This significant occasion celebrates the establishment of WIA Austria as a dynamic platform committed to promoting gender diversity and inclusion within the space industry.

Women in Aerospace- Austria (WIA-Austria) has been created in 2023. WIA-Austria is planning a launch event, which aims to provide some fresh inputs to the “gender equality” debate and act as a source of inspiration and empowerment for young and talented women, spotlighting the leadership of women in the space domain.

This is an in-person event, and it will take place on Monday, November 6th, 2023 in collaboration with BMK, at Radetzkystraße 2, 1030 Vienna (doors open at 18:30).

The welcoming remarks and inspirational speech will then be followed by an in-person networking gathering with fingerfood and drinks until 22:00.

Come and connect with like-minded individuals, network with industry professionals, and gain valuable insights into the world of aerospace. Don't miss this opportunity to be part of a supportive community that champions diversity and equality in the aerospace field. Register now and let's soar together!


Start: 18.30

  • Welcoming remarks:
    • Henriette Spyra, Director General of Innovation & Technology at BMK
    • Judith Delany, EO Perihelion and Local Group Lead WIA Austria
      alongside Marianne Röchling, TU Vienna Space Team and Vice Lead of WIA Austria
  • Keynote speech: Sandra Häuplik-Meusburger, Space Architect and Academic Director at the TU Vienna
  • WIA Video Launch: Perihelion & The Impressive Company
  • Concluding remarks: Haifa Almofareh/ TU Vienna Space Team
  • Host: Sara Dalledonne/ESPI

Networking reception following: 20.00-22.00

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