The New Champions 5050 global initiative comprises:

  • INDIVIDUAL ACTIONS: Individual pledges, commitments, and actions for gender equality/empowering women and girls - starting with Young Global Leaders, Global Shapers, Schwab Social Entrepreneurs, Tech Pioneers, Young Scientists, and members of the World Economic Forum community - and including everyone who wants to join.
  • INTERNAL DEVELOPMENT & DIALOGUE: Ideas Exchange, Insight Sharing & Collaboration at Summits & Sessions; Internal Leadership Development, Training, Best Practice Exchange (on Advancing Women on Boards, Women in Media, Gender Parity Policies, Behavioral Economics, and more) for YGLs, Global Shapers, and participating members of the Foundation Communities of the World Economic Forum.
  • EXTERNAL DEVELOPMENT & EMPOWERMENT:  The New Champions Womensphere Incubator Network is the operating arm of the New Champions 5050 global initiative, creating and offering programs that educate, train & develop women and girls in leadership, innovation, management, entrepreneurship, sustainability, creativity, public leadership, and STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts & mathematics).
  • CREATING & AMPLIFYING MOVEMENTS: We amplify and help scale movements that promote gender equality and empower women and girls, starting with movements run and led by Young Global Leaders, such as:
    • Gender Equality Month (March 2017 inaugural month)
    • YGLs for Global Goals for Sustainable Development
    • #PhoenixRisen
    • Global Dignity Day

 

PAST EVENTS & MEETINGS

MARCH 2017

MARCH 2017 (Global): Inaugural Gender Equality Month

APRIL 2017

April 2-5, 2017(Argentina):  New Champions 5050 Session @ Young Global Leaders Annual Summit

April 25, 2017 (New York): "Exploring Space: The Farthest - Film Screening & Conversation on Space, Technology, Humanity & the Future" - A New Champions Womensphere Incubator Network New York City event in partnership with New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) and NASA Space Apps New York

April 28-30, 2017 (New York): NASA Space Apps Conference, Boot Camp & Hackathon in partnership with NASA, Space Apps New York, NYIT, and New Champions Womensphere Incubator Network

MAY 2017

Soft launch of New Champions Womensphere Incubator Network global digital initiatives

JUNE 2017

June 27-29, 2017 (China): New Champions 5050 Session @ Annual Meeting of New Champions 2017

 

UPCOMING EVENTS & MEETINGS

AUGUST 2017

August 30, 2017 (California): New Champions 5050 discussions @ Women in Green Forum (convened, curated, and led by YGL Jaime Nack)  

Introduction of the New Champions Global Expert Mentor (GEM) Project

Preparatory training & education for the Global Codefest, Global Artfest, Global Videofest (ongoing)

SEPTEMBER 2017

New Champions Global Expert Mentor (GEM) Project (ongoing)

Preparatory training & education for the Global Codefest, Global Artfest, Global Videofest (ongoing)

New Champions 5050 @ Global Women in STEM Conference (San Francisco)

New Champions 5050 @ WEF/YGL SDG Impact Summit(New York)

New Champions 5050 @ multiple conferences (New York)

OCTOBER 2017

New Champions Global Expert Mentor (GEM) Project (ongoing)

Preparatory training & education for the Global Codefest, Global Artfest, Global Videofest (ongoing)

GLOBAL CODEFEST

GLOBAL ARTFEST

GLOBAL VIDEOFEST

October 2017 (Global):  Global Dignity Day

NOVEMBER 2017

November 10-11, 2017:  New Champions 5050 Panel @ Womensphere Emerging Leaders Global Summit 2017

New Champions Global Expert Mentor (GEM) Project (ongoing)

DECEMBER 2017

December 1-2, 2017:  New Champions 5050 Panel @ Womensphere Global Summit 2017

GLOBAL CODEFEST: Finalist Announcements 

GLOBAL ARTFEST: Finalist Announcements

GLOBAL VIDEOFEST: Finalist Announcements

New Champions Global Expert Mentor (GEM) Project (ongoing)

MARCH 2018

Inaugural New Champions 5050 Summit convening YGLs, Global Shapers, Schwab Social Entrepreneurs, Tech Pioneers, Young Scientists, and interested members of the WEF community to focus on solutions to global gender parity and empowerment of women and girls

GLOBAL CODEFEST: Award Ceremonies 

GLOBAL ARTFEST: Award Ceremonies

GLOBAL VIDEOFEST: Award Ceremonies