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Brussels Binder Breakfast Info Session

How to improve gender balance on policy panels and in media representation?

Date: October 25, 2019, 8:30 am Topic: Uncategorized

As a supporter of The Brussels Binder, we are organising a round table on the topic of gender balance in policy panels.

Join us for our next breakfast round table for a lively, informal, off-the-record conversation with conference and event professionals, journalists which will focus on:

  • Introducing The Brussels Binder
  • Exploring challenges faced by event planners & practical tips to improve gender balance
  • Sharing experiences using The Brussels Binder and gather inputs for improvement


Oct 25, 2019


Breakfast and check-in


Round table

Details to be confirmed.




Paola Maniga

Head of Development

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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