Journée de la Femme Digitale

Les Margaret rewards the creativity,

innovation and courage of women in digital.

With #lesMargaret awards we bring to the front of the stage inspiring women as well as their promising projects. The award highlights digital women who have the capacity to change the world thanks to digital. Like Margaret Hamilton, the winners are committed, inspiring women who participate in creating a more just world.

Launched in 2014 by the JFD and supported by Margaret Hamilton, the computer scientist from NASA who sent the Man on the Moon, the Margaret Award highlights women leaders with projects that respond to major challenges our societies face today: sustainable development , demographic explosion, information processing, transformation of education systems, health, mobility, …

Le jury

“Never let fear get in your way! Do not be afraid to continue even when so-called “experts” say it’s impossible. Do not be afraid to be alone, to be different, to deceive yourself, to do and recognize your mistakes, because only those who dare to fail greatly can accomplish great things.”

Margaret Hamilton

Les Margaret award highlights digital women entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs who respond to the major challenges of our society.

#lesMargaret 2020

MARGARET JURY’S SPECIAL PRIZE 2020

ANASTASIA MIKOVA

CO-DIRECTOR OF WOMAN

MARGARET INTRAPRENEUR AFRICA 2020

VANESSA MOUNGAR

Director for Gender, Women and Civil Society, African Development Bank GROUP

Member of the Presidential Council for Africa

MARGARET ENTREPRENEUR AFRICA 2020

JACQUELINE MUKARUKUNDO

CO-FOUNDER, WASTEZON

MARGARET ENTREPRENEUR EUROPE 2020

ALINE MUYLAERT

CO-FOUNDER, CITIZEN LAB

MARGARET OF HONOUR 2020

AFUA OSEI

CO-FOUNDER, SHE LEADS AFRICA

MARGARET INTRAPRENEUR EUROPE 2020

KAREN VERNET

E-COMMERCE PRINTEMPS.COM

DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

les Margaret 2019

les Margaret 2013-2018

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