Networking event

Executive MBA International Women's Day 2024

Unveil the power of women in leadership! Immerse yourself in a dynamic showcase featuring innovative courses, sustainability lab revelations, a career advancement roadmap, and empowering success stories. Experience the essence of our EMBA – where knowledge meets real-world impact. Seize this opportunity to celebrate, connect, and chart your course to success!

Wednesday 13 March 2024

18h00 - 21h00

On-site | Solvay Brussels School (Avenue F.D. Roosvelt 42, 1050 Brussels)

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EMBA International Women's Day 2024


Are you passionate about connecting, learning and building an inclusive society? If so, join us as our inspiring teachers unveil cutting-edge insights, learners showcase Sustainability Lab triumphs, and alumnae narrate their remarkable success stories. Don't miss this empowering celebration of women's achievements!

18h00 - 18h35

Executive MBA Presentation


As one of the leading business schools, Solvay brings together people, cultures and ideas to develop responsible leaders who bring positive change to business and society. Looking to become part of a diverse community working towards a more inclusive business environment? Join our EMBA info session! 

18h35 - 19h00

EMBA Women Leaders


International Women’s Day puts conversations about gender equality and women’s achievement into the spotlight.

Hear from our teachers, learners and alumnae and understand what Solvay EMBA can bring you. 

19h00 - 19h20




To add colour to the conversation, we propose a Q&A session with our academic team and alumnae.

Have all your questions answered on spot. Get ready to start the transformational journey that is an EMBA.

19h20 - 21h00

Networking Cocktail


This is also an opportunity to celebrate! Join us for a networking cocktail and establish connections with like-minded professionals and leaders.

Cheers to your future success!

Executive MBA Women Leaders


My Learning Journey

With Celia Chui, Prof. of Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility


Wondering what learning is like at Solvay? We invite you to discover the power of sustainability-focused education through dynamic, hands-on learning methods. Through the unique lens of our engaging professor Celia Chui, you will get a glimpse at our impactful curriculum that shapes leaders for a better, more sustainable future.

Celia Chui
Celia Chui

Prof. of Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

With a background in leading ethical and social changes, Celia brings a wealth of experience from her studies and work in Canada, the United States, France, and Switzerland. Holding a PhD in Economic Sciences and specialising in Management, she has a passion for cultivating sustainable policies and practices. Don't miss her talk on the engaging course on Ethics and CSR at Solvay Brussels School!


My Experiential Journey


With Jessica Grasso & Yeliz Kartal Brackman (EMBA class of 2022-2024)


Experience the dynamic synergy of education and action as our exceptional learners showcase real projects born from the Sustainability Lab. Witness firsthand the entrepreneurial spirit and experiential approach cultivated at Solvay Brussels School, where education meets action for sustainability and innovation.

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Jessica Grasso

International Human Resources Executive at Carpenter Co

Jessica is an international HR Executive specialising in organisational transformation in manufacturing. With a proven track record in team building and solution implementation, she is dedicated to delivering business-aligned results. Join her as she presents her project findings on sustainable bedding.

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Yeliz Kartal Brackmann

Co-founder at Kolonya Carré

Successful entrepreneur, Yeliz is a business owner of Kolonya Carré, vendor of personal care products, established in the US.

Meet her as she shares insights from her EMBA project on aluminum use in the space industry.


My Developmental Journey


With Jocelyne De Pessemier, Executive Coach in the Solvay EMBA


Discover the transformative power of personalised coaching sessions, empowering individuals to conquer their goals and embrace personal growth that resonates with their unique personality traits.

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Jocelyne De Pessemier

Executive MBA Coach

As a coach in our Career Advancement Programme, Jocelyne is enabling EMBA learners to identify their career goals as well as the knowledge and ability needed to achieve them. Passionate about empowering people to develop their capacities, Jocelyne helps you achieve ambitious results and extraordinary personal growth.


My Transformative Journey


With Katia Igniti, Ruta Petrosiute and Vanessa Callaert (Executive MBA alumnae)


Discover the empowering journeys of Solvay alumnae as they share their paths to success, intertwined with personal stories and insights on gender equality. Hear real-life narratives on the power of executive education in breaking gender barriers and achieving personal and professional success. Let their testimonials be the first step towards your own transformation!

Ruta Petrosiute

Associate Director, Regional Regulatory Liaison EEMEA at MSD Europe

Ruta is leading all aspects of regulatory strategy development and execution for the key pharmaceutical pipeline programs - as of Phase IIa (Proof of Concept) through to the last country launch within  EEMEA region at one of the largest American multinational pharmaceutical companies - Merck & Co (MSD).

Vanessa Callaert
Vanessa Callaert

Managing Director at Aderco

Vanessa, Managing Director at Aderco, will share the journey that led her to the chemical industry, specifically the fuel treatment segment. Her journey showcases versatile skills from her roles in Accounting and Finance to HR and Operations. With a track record of strategic thinking, stakeholder management and innovation, Vanessa is now leading her team in decarbonising sectors like marine and mining.

Solvay Executive MBA

Key Facts & Numbers



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