WAI Nijmegen City Lead

WAI Nijmegen City Manager

We are looking for organized, social, and entrepreneurial City Lead for our WAI Circle. The volunteer is responsible for organizing content-driven monthly or quarterly meetups for the WAI community in your city. You will report to the WAI Circle Program Lead and work with your two other City Managers. This position is perfect for candidates who are at university and want to inspire girls to be in AI or for professionals in the AI or events field who want to support our mission of empowering women in the field of AI.

Who we are​

Women in AI (WAI) is a nonprofit do-tank working towards inclusive AI that benefits global society. We are a community-driven initiative bringing empowerment, knowledge, and active collaboration via education, research, events, and blogging. At Women in AI, we empower women and minorities to become AI & Data experts, innovators, and leaders. We encourage ethical applications and responsible use of artificial intelligence. WAI was founded in 2016 in Paris, France, by Dr. Hanan Salam, Caroline Lair, and Moojan Asghari. What initially started with a small Facebook group has grown into a powerful community with more than 10.000 members (and counting) in 140 countries. The WAI NL team comprises 15 volunteers who want to support our mission to make AI inclusive. Our team is working on mentorship programs, a youth activation program, an inclusive talent fair, and accelerator programs. 

About the role

Circle events will be hosted at:

  • Ease with contacting people and tapping into both their own network and the network of the other ladies in the team
  • Structured enough to manage coordination between speaker, venue, participants, and the rest of the circle leads
  • Entrepreneurial energy to find a partner to host the circle and perhaps sponsor drinks and snacks

What’s in it for you?

  • Become part of an experienced and fun female power team, with diverse international background and skills.
  • You will gain valuable knowledge about AI, which can be helpful in a variety of future positions.
  • You will have the chance to connect with people and organizations, which can open professional opportunities for your future development.
  • You will learn how to create effective strategies for events and thought leadership.
  • You will gain an understanding of the challenges and issues faced by women in the community, and learn how to support them through the NGO’s work.
  • Join regular team social events and expand your network, while having fun with likeminded people. 
Job Category: Circle
Job Type: Volunteer
Job Location: Nijmegen

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