Leading associations and networks have joint forces with industry partners, to host the 4th networking lunch at the 6th RAILWAY FORUM Berlin and connect leading women in mobility. More than 250 top-level female participants will meet in Berlin.
Their goal: Make role models more visible, foster mentoring and ultimately increase the percentage of women in transport from current 22% to 40% by 2020.
To promote visibility of women in mobility we started the „Empowerment“ movement at InnoTrans 2018 and continue it at Railway Forum 2019. Experts working in the industry were asked to pass on a copper wristband to a women with talent, simultaneously posting a picture on Instagram. bahn manager magazine, supports the campaign through regularly publishing interviews organized by Martina Löbe (DB) and Julia Holze (Siemens).