ACM-W Europe Working Groups
ACM-W Europe activities are organized in Working Groups that consist of volunteers who are setting the agenda, organizing activities and aiming to achieve specific measurable and impactful ACM-WE goals.
- womENcourage Steering Committee
- Student and Professional Chapters
- Communities and Networks:
- Rise & Wise
- European Volunteer Network
- Empowerment and Scholarships
- Communication and Outreach
The Celebrations Working Group increases the visibility of women’s accomplishment in Europe by assisting with the organization of local celebrations and professional events. ACM members can join the womENcourage Celebration of Women in Computing, the ACM-WE flagship Celebration organized annually.
womENcourage is a three day event, organized in a different European country every year. Local ACM celebrations are smaller, one-day local events, organized local volunteers.
Community & Networking is responsible for mobilizing ACM-W volunteers in Europe to establish connections with professional women in technologies and across disciplines. The Working Group is overseeing
Rise’nWise volunteers who are associated with the ACM-WE Executive Team and Working Groups and represent ACM-WE through specific activities such as public speaking, interviews, and panels.
European Volunteer Network involve coordination and collaboration of women who are associated with the ACM-WE Executive Team and representing ACM-WE in specific regions by actively collecting information about the local concerns and accomplishment of women.
Empowerment and Scholarships concerned with expanding opportunities for women to progress in their professional development. by disseminating information about scholarship and support.
The Communication and Outreach is responsible for communicating with the community and disseminating information of interest to the professional communities. The team publishes monthly newsletters, regularly post blogs, and promotes relevant issues and activities in social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram)