The AIM of PWN Amsterdam: Grow your potential – connect, share and learn.
MISSION: PWN Amsterdam believes in a stronger leadership role for women in business and society. Unlocking the potential of professional women by supporting their leadership development, through connecting, sharing, learning and supporting, is core to everything we do. PWN is unique as a global women’s network, with over 3000 members who are closely connected through our online platform.
STRATEGY: PWN Amsterdam has been bringing internationally minded professional women together to connect, share and learn since 1986. We are a global network which offers inspiring and engaging events, workshops, training and mentoring. Our strengths are in recognizing the changing needs and challenges of our members and providing a tailor-made agenda of workshops and events.


Our programming agenda for 2014/2015 is driven by the following content themes:

  • Women on Boards (together with GBRW)
  • Women & Money
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Mentoring
  • Inclusive Leadership
  • Learning & Development
  • Networking

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A WOMEN Inc. event – Equal Pay/Loonverschil


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Supporting our Women & Money Pillar: Please note that this is not organized by PWN Amsterdam but we are supporting this event. This event will be held in Dutch!

How can you and your organization recognize and deal with salary differences in solicitation processes, salary structures and negotiations? And what responsibilities do the employees have themselves?

Experts and organizations come together to discuss this topic which is becoming increasingly prominent. Jort Kelder will lead the discussion and he is joined by Siebrand Bisschop (Senior Advisor College voor de Rechten van de Mens), Keklik Yücel (Tweede Kamerlid who has taken the initiative on a new law for equal pay) and Paulien Osse (Director Loonwijzer).

If this topic is close to your heart, then join in the discussion.

Date: Monday May 26th 2014
Time: 19.00 – 20.00 networking| 20.00 – 22.00 | Program
Location: De Nieuwe Poort, Claude Debussylaan 2-8 in Amsterdam
Fee: Gratis

For more information and to register click here.

To view how you can participate in Women Inc’s Equal Pay Campaign, please click here.

WOMEN & MONEY: Higher educated Dutch woman takes a passive approach when it comes to money

14 February 2014, Amsterdam – Research by Professional Women’s Network (PWN) shows that higher educated working women in the Netherlands, while carrying a large financial responsibility, take a passive approach when it comes to managing their current and future finances. Also, the research shows that three-quarters of the respondents see money as a security, much more than power or recognition.

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