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GTWN to host a virtual Cocktail Reception in February 2021 to launch the new edition of the flagship publication The Mobile Century.

2020-08-30T15:05:54+00:00

The 2020 Reception was to take place on 24 February 2020 at the Fondacion Rocamora but had to be cancelled due to the pandemic. Given the uncertainties still surrounding international travel for many of the GTWN members from around the globe, we will instead in 2021 be organizing a very special virtual event, which will showcase the advances in digital technologies we have all come to rely on during the pandemic. Further details will follow.

GTWN to host a virtual Cocktail Reception in February 2021 to launch the new edition of the flagship publication The Mobile Century.2020-08-30T15:05:54+00:00

GTWN celebrates its 27th year at the historic Silk Museum in Barcelona

2019-05-03T10:32:22+00:00

The Global Telecom Women’s Network (GTWN) held its traditional Welcome Reception on the evening of Monday 25 February to mark the start of MWC 2018 in Barcelona. The location was the magnificent Casa de la Seda (Silk Museum), which is the only former guild house open to the public and which has more than 300 years of history behind it.

GTWN celebrates its 27th year at the historic Silk Museum in Barcelona2019-05-03T10:32:22+00:00

Viviane Reding receives GTWN Silver Anniversary Lifetime Achievement Award for ground-breaking work in shattering Mobile Roaming Costs, Glass Ceilings for Women on Boards and guaranteeing Data Privacy for EU Citizens

2019-05-04T09:48:26+00:00

Viviane Reding receives GTWN Silver Anniversary Lifetime Achievement Award for ground-breaking work in shattering Mobile Roaming Costs, Glass Ceilings for Women on Boards and guaranteeing Data Privacy for EU Citizens 27 February 2017, Mobile World Congress, Barcelona Former European Commission Vice President and European Union Member of Parliament Viviane Reding received the award at the GTWN 25th Anniversary celebration during Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona. The Lifetime Achievement Award, the first to be bestowed by the GTWN, recognises Viviane Reding's dedication and ground-breaking work in addressing three major challenges for EU citizens' shattering Mobile Roaming [...]

Viviane Reding receives GTWN Silver Anniversary Lifetime Achievement Award for ground-breaking work in shattering Mobile Roaming Costs, Glass Ceilings for Women on Boards and guaranteeing Data Privacy for EU Citizens2019-05-04T09:48:26+00:00

The Fourth Edition of The Mobile Century

2019-05-05T03:35:55+00:00

The Fourth Edition of The Mobile Century: Life and Work in the Digital Era published 22 February 2016 Download The Fourth Edition of the Mobile Century

The Fourth Edition of The Mobile Century2019-05-05T03:35:55+00:00

GTWN/MWC Welcome Cocktail 2015 sponsored by TELEFONICA

2019-05-05T03:38:06+00:00

GTWN/MWC Welcome Cocktail 2015 sponsored by TELEFONICA 02 March 2015, Mobile World Congress, Barcelona Download The Mobile Century Webzine (pdf version) View the pictures The Programme cover page inner page  The GTWN's Welcome Reception at the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona brought together more than 200, corporate, telecoms and tech executives, top Government officials and industry analysts to the new Mobile World Centre on the Plaza Catalunya in the centre of Barcelona. The Mobile World Centre, housed in a totally renovated Telefonica building dating from 1928, is a public-private partnership established in [...]

GTWN/MWC Welcome Cocktail 2015 sponsored by TELEFONICA2019-05-05T03:38:06+00:00

GTWN in Sydney

2019-05-03T03:20:33+00:00

Press Release April 26 2012 GTWN event in Sydney to mark Girls in ICT Day 26 April 2012, Sydney: To celebrate International Girls in ICT Day on Thursday 26 April, members of the Global Telecom Women’s Network (GTWN) will meet in Sydney to discuss how to attract young women into the ICT sector. Kate McKenzie, Group Managing Director, Telstra Innovation, Products and Marketing said that as the numbers of young people, and in particular young women, choosing to study science related disciplines continues to decline, the industry faces a potential skills shortage. “This is an issue which is now getting increasing [...]

GTWN in Sydney2019-05-03T03:20:33+00:00

GTWN collaborates with European Business Schools and European Commission

2019-05-05T04:26:47+00:00

"European Business Schools and Senior Women Executives Publish First List of 3500 Board-Ready Women ” Group hails European Commission Vice President Reding’s call to shatter Glass Ceiling in Europe’s Board Rooms and improve corporate governance for 21st Century Europe   07 March 2012:  The European Business Schools/Women on Board initiative has published a first list of more than 3500 board-ready women to bring Europe into the 21st Century and support European Commission Vice President Reding’s initiative to shatter the glass ceiling for women in Europe’s publicly listed corporation’s board rooms. The list includes individual profiles of 150 senior executive women who [...]

GTWN collaborates with European Business Schools and European Commission2019-05-05T04:26:47+00:00

GTWN co-authors “Call to Action” with European Business Schools and European Commission

2019-05-05T04:26:26+00:00

Call to Action to shatter glass ceiling Role of European business schools to reach equality in Europe’s boardrooms INTRODUCTION European Commission Vice-President Viviane Reding furthered her initiative to obtain more gender balance in European boardrooms by joining together with Europe’s leading business schools and the female board members within their eco-systems to support their launch of a “Call to Action” to shatter the glass ceilings impeding senior women executives from acceding to corporate boardroom seats throughout Europe. BUSINESS SCHOOLS HOLD ONE OF THE KEYS Business schools hold one of the keys to obtaining more women in the corporate boardrooms of Europe [...]

GTWN co-authors “Call to Action” with European Business Schools and European Commission2019-05-05T04:26:26+00:00

International Girls in ICT Day

2019-05-05T04:25:41+00:00

PRESS RELEASE April 26, 2012 The Global Telecom Women’s Network (GTWN) launches STAR 1 to enable girls and young women to use computer technology to better their lives. First partners are the Raspberry Pi Foundation, International Education Association, Aramex and Ruwwad for Development Founder Fadi Ghandour, and Wireless Wings 26 April, International Girls in ICT Day: The GTWN, a senior executive network dedicated to the “Changing Culture of Communications…from Generation to Generation” announced today that they have launched STAR 1 -- a public/private partnership designed to help girls use computer technology to better their lives. The STAR 1 project is a [...]

International Girls in ICT Day2019-05-05T04:25:41+00:00
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