Brussels, 20 October 2016 –
EMMA is pleased to announce its support of the Accelerate! "Women in Media 2.0: Amplify the Voice of Female Experts" conference taking place in Brussels on Wednesday, 26 October. The event will explore, among other things, the diversity policies
of major media organisations and how women are perceived in newsrooms and in the news.
Keynote speakers include Nanette Braun, Chief of Communications and Advocacy at UN Women (United Nations); Josephine Casserly, Governance
and Rights Advisor at BBC Media Action; Robert Baker, Senior Partner at Mercer and Board Member at the Professional Women's Network Global;
Viviane Teitelbaum, President of the French Council of Women in Belgium; and Laura Zelenko, Senior Executive Editor at Bloomberg News.
The event is organised by the Sofia Foundation in Brussels.
As a supporting organisation for this conference, EMMA can offer a reduced ticket price to its members. For information on how to redeem this offer, members
should contact Karin Fleming.
For further information contact:
Communications Manager, EMMA
+32 2 536 06 07