inventors worldwide are female.
Between 1998 and 2017, the proportion of female inventors worldwide has almost doubled from 6.8% to 12.7%.
'Report by the Economics, Research and Evidence team at the Intellectual Property Office, September 2019.
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GLOBAL WOMEN INVENTORS & INNOVATORS NETWORK
The Global Women Inventors & Innovators Network is where we put the spotlight on the development of invaluable inventions and innovations from individuals, the workplace and the business environment. With a special focus on empowering women, we welcome your participation as we work towards a common goal of advancing new processes, services and products that benefit the quality of life of human kind. GlobalWIIN formally known as GWIIN and its team of experts have helped to shine the spotlight on the creativity of hundreds of women in Africa, Europe, Middle East, Asia, and North America and now in the Caribbean. Working with governments, leading industry experts, voluntary organisations, educational establishments, and the private sector, it has held award events, roundtables and seminars and provided information and guidance to support the women on their journey to success.
“GlobalWIIN, is a UK network set up in recognition of the challenges that women face in bringing commercially viable products to market. Instrumental in promoting social inclusion and dismantling the gender gap,
GlobalWIIN’s mission is to identify and reward women inventors and innovators across the globe and raise their global profile. GlobalWIIN’s ethos is to facilitate diversity, education and capacity-building while supportting women in taking their ideas into the competitive market.
“From the springboard of viable new ideas to diversity & inclusion in the workplace as well as innovative leadership, we invite you to join us in embracing some of the worlds’ invaluable expertise and experience. I am honoured to introduce the GlobalWIIN platform for its massive dose of knowledge exchange, empowerment, inspiration and celebration.”
– Dr Bola Olabisi FRSA
(Founder & CEO, GlobalWIIN)
OUR COMING EVENTS!
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE GLOBALWIIN AWARDEES OF THE 2020 – 2021!
AMAZING GLOBAL WOMEN ACHIEVERS
SALMA MEDHAT SHAABAN WEFKY from Egypt for Matkhafeesh won the Overall Platinum GLOBALWIIN Award 2021 for a mobile application invented for women’s safety and to fight all forms of gender-based violence. It was designed to create a safe, judgement-free space for women to receive the social, mental and legal support they need. Read More
IDA CHAM NJAI from the Gambia wins IPAN Sponsored GOLD AWARD 2021 for her impact in cultural tourism with her Yabouy Home Cooking. Chairman of IPAN, John Ogier stated that GlobalWIIN represents so much of what IPAN desires to achieve through entrepreneurial awareness, innovation, enterprise, diversity and access to opportunity. Read More
‘Kuwaiti Scientist Engineer, Khadeja S.H. Ebrahem Alrefaie becomes the 2020 overall Platinum Inventor of the year 2020-2021 Award Winner for her novel DNA Imaging technique’
On Wednesday 9 December 2020, GlobalWIIN publicly announced on the global virtual stage the 2020 ‘GlobalWIIN Overall Platinum Award’ winner as Khadeja S.H Ebrahem Alrefaie from Kuwait for her novel DNA Imaging technique. Read More
Want to share your knowledge? Perhaps you can become one of our Volunteer Speakers!
From time to time, GlobalWIIN provides key areas of knowledge transfer in support of inventors and innovators.
Past Events have included:
‘Demystifying Intellectual Property’ by
Prof, Ruth Soetendorp, Visiting Professor at University of the Arts London
‘Access to funding & making the most of investment opportunities’ by Abdul Rahim, co-founder and Director of Crowdhelix, Experienced Entreprenuer’ Chair’ International Collaboration’
‘Brand building and Pitching’ by Sudha Singh, Founder, The Purpose Room; Podcast Host: The Elephant in the Room; Co-Chair PRCA Diversity Network; Founding Member, PRCA Race & Ethnicity Equity Board(REEB); Advisor PRADAN
Become a GlobalWIIN member today! – It’s Free
We invite you to join our network and benefit from our diverse range of services
Meet some GlobalWIIN Award-winners covering Africa, America, Asia Pacific, Caribbean, Europe and the Middle East
GlobalWIIN Virtual Awards 2023 opens for nomination!
The call for inventors, innovators and exceptional creative people has begun. We also would like you to nominate innovative leaders and male champions. You are invited to nominate individuals and various organizations from across the globe including business, corporate industries, academic institutions, nominate ingenious minds that make great impact with ground-breaking ideas. They can be new products processes or services.
21 April 2022 ‘GETTING TO KNOW YOU’ EVENT – in celebration of WORLD CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION DAY – Register Now
18 – 19 May 2022 INAUGURAL CARIBBWIIN CONFERENCE & AWARDS – Register Now
July 2022 GlobalWIIN in partnership with Bahrain Enterprise Organisation (BEO) Innovative Leadership Gala Event London Register Now
July 2022 GlobalWIIN Think Tank & Gala Awards Ceremony – Register Now
October 2022 GlobalWIIN Luncheon ‘A conversation with an Inventor’ – Register Now
2 December 2022 *GlobalWIIN End of Year Festival Event Belgium Register Now
21 April 2021 ‘GETTING TO KNOW YOU’ VIRTUAL EXHIBITION EVENT – in celebration of WORLD CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION DAY – Register Now
27 May 2021 An Afternoon with GlobalWIIN Independent Judges – Register Now
15 July 2021 GlobalWIIN in partnership with WINTRADE GLOBAL Annual Conference & Awards Ceremony – Register Now
22 September 2021 *GEIT PLATFORM: Innovative Leadership in Energy – Register Now
2 December 2021 GlobalWIIN Annual Virtual Awards – Register Now