PWN Global is a global movement of people working towards gender balanced leadership through professional development and international, cross-industry, online and in-person networking

Learn, connect, share, advance globally

Benefits of membership

PWN offers you a one-stop platform to connect with like-minded professionals from across the world; to develop your skills and competencies, and to share your experience and knowledge. Become a member of the PWN Global community and you can:

  • Access a ready built global professional network that will help you to achieve your career aspirations
  • Learn from diverse sources (local events, mentoring, forums, webinars and dynamic content) how you can advance your career and make a difference to gender balance globally

Become a Corporate Partner and make a difference. We will support you with our corporate services, raise your visibility as a Gender Balanced Organisation and meet your geographical needs with a comprehensive programme. Together we will place gender balance at the very core of your operations.

Connect, share, learn, advance – yourself and the world!

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Welcome to PWN Vienna

PWN Vienna is one part of the PWN Global family of networks. We are a volunteer-led organization comprised of over 100 members of 35 different nationalities and open to women of all sectors and industries.

Originally established as the Women’s Career Network of Vienna in 1993, WCN grew over the years to become the city’s premier English-speaking association for professional women. Now as PWN Vienna (since 2015), we set our sights on a future characterised by international cooperation, high quality development opportunities, and a growing membership of dynamic, talented women.

Check out our past events and local PWN Vienna information in our new, digital Connect magazine! If you're interested in writing an article, sharing your knowledge on topics that could interest our network, feel free to contact Tina at connect@pwnvienna.net

Our next events:

24AUG19: Social Event: "Summer Closing Evening" (with an insight to the Mentoring Program)

05SEP19: Mentoring 2019/2020 Question and Answer Session

09SEP19: Linkup & Learn: "Working Out Loud - The Benefit of Peer Groups"

14OCT19: Linkup & Learn: “Digitalization at its Best – How to benefit from it in daily work and life”

11NOV19: Linkup & Learn: “Expatriation – Repatriation: How to best support expatriates in transition”

09DEC19: PWN Vienna's Christmas Party

Please note that group photos and videos are usually taken at these events and may be published on the website and social media channels run by PWN Vienna and PWN Global. If you do not wish to appear in a photo, please let our colleagues at the registration desk know that evening.

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High profile tech CEO Alexis Ohanian took 16 weeks parental leave. He’s urging more Dads to follow

Alexis Ohanian wants Dads to feel empowered to help care for their families following the birth or adoption of a new child.

The co founder and former CEO of Reddit, who also happens to be married to Serena Williams, knows firsthand what that’s like — having spent months at home with his...

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How to Budge Up

The head-hunter Joanna Moriarty has a wonderful turn of phrase. She says it’s great that men are appointing women to senior roles, but now that women have finally made it into the boardroom, she reckons the men still need to ‘budge up’ to accommodate them. I know quite a few men who struggle...

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What we offer

  • Balanced Leadership
    Balanced Leadership

    It’s no secret that balanced leadership is no longer simply the ‘right’ thing to do ...

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  • Mentoring
    Mentoring

    Become a PWN member, and you will be eligible to join our highly regarded Mentoring Progra...

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  • Entrepreneurship
    Entrepreneurship

    Currently, 30% of PWN’s global member base identify themselves as Entrepreneurs. If you ...

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  • Executive forum
    Executive forum

    We recognise that the C-suite leaders amongst our members need have some very specific nee...

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  • Networking / Events
    Networking / Events

    Networking is one of the single most powerful ways to boost your career - our mantra: conn...

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  • Knowledge
    Knowledge

    Too much information, not enough time? Let us help you cut though the noise!! We present y...

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  • Supervision
    Supervision

    Mentor Reflective Practice Space...

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Companies with more female bosses see better stock-market performance, research finds

Companies with better representation of women in their workforce and their senior ranks see better share-price returns than those who don’t, according to new research. The findings from Morgan Stanley echo other studies but is based off very recent data, from January 2010 to May 2019. The brokerage evaluated 1,875 companies by four metrics: the percentages of women who are board members, executives, managers and employees.

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