The Women’s International Leadership Conference (WIL) empowers womxn with diverse academic and professional backgrounds from around the world to take charge of their careers and put themselves on the path to leadership. Undergraduate students at Jacobs University have been organizing the conference since 2015.
- To create awareness about the lack of womxn in leadership positions,
- to inform about prevailing discrimination against womxn from intersectionalist point of view,
- to make feminism understandable for people of various backgrounds, and
- to inspire particularly female students to aim for high career goals.