EIT Urban Mobility – Academy

Women in Urban Mobility (WUM)

A unique network of urban mobility experts across Europe to raise awareness for female perspectives and gender equality in the urban mobility sector.


Creating a unique network of female urban mobility experts across Europe and raising awareness to the topic in the public.



Empowering women to become active shapers of future urban mobility.



Bringing together the WUM network once a year and foster collaboration within the network.

Target Group

Professionals from corporates, start-ups, cities and research in the urban mobility sector – focusing on female empowerment


  • locally organized meetups at partner cities Munich, Barcelona, Sofia
  • workshops in Design Thinking and Female Empowerment at 2 partner locations
  • WUM Annual Summit in december in Barcelona
  • Gender Awareness and Unconscious Bias Training for decision makers in urban mobility at the WUM Annual Summit

Dates 2021

  • meetups and workshops starting in May 2021
  • WUM Annual Summit in December 2021


Location: Munich, Barcelona, Sofia – online and offline (depending on the Covid-19 situation)


Attendance is free or charge. More information on registration will follow.


This project is funded by EIT Urban Mobility, an initiative of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). EIT Urban Mobility acts to accelerate positive change on mobility to make urban space more liveable.

Contact Person

Susanne Traugott

Project Leader Women Start-up
Entrepreneurial Network


+49 89 18 94 69-1542

Dr. Nina Höhne

Senior Project Leader
Entrepreneurial Network


+49 89 18 94 69-1427

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