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Making Gender Equality a Reality - SDG Media Zone at Web Summit 2019 (6 November, Lisbon, Portugal)
6 Nov 2019 -  To achieve global gender parity by 2030, businesses will need to set clear actionable targets for their organizations that go beyond the status quo. At the same time, closing the gender data gap will require education and revolutionary digital access to women and girls all over the world. Tapping into this intersection between business, tech and education for women and girls will be crucial for gender equality to become a reality.

Speakers: Jonathan McKay Head of Product, Girl Effect; Maria Cecilia Calzada de Neumann SAP Next-Gen & UN Partnerships Regional Manager - Latin America & Caribbean, Spain & Portugal at SAP SE, SAP Next-Gen; Sue Allchurch Chief, Outreach & Engagement, UN Global Compact.
The SDG Media Zone is broadcasting live from the Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal from 5-7 November. Attracting around 70,000 innovators and entrepreneurs, the Web Summit convenes the founders and CEOs of technology companies, fast-growing start ups policy makers and politicians to help shape a new era of global business.
Together with the UN Global Compact, UN Web TV is broadcasting interviews and panel discussions live from the floor of the Planet Tech area with a focus on scaling up action to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Hear from CEOs, tech industry leaders, innovative companies, fast paced startups and leading journalists on how business and disruptive technologies can help support sustainable development and deliver the Global Goals.