Bespoke executive programs

WIF provides international and inter-company programs. In collaboration with leading schools, they are delivered in virtual or in face-to-face.

On Site

Université Paris-Saclay

The Women in business: BEcome a Leader program is designed for young women with five to eight years of professional experience. With the mission of inspiring personalities (scientists, Nobel Prize winners, international leaders …), participants learn to develop their leadership and network. Since 2023, a specific six-month intercompany mentoring program has completed the training.
The next edition will take place from 9 to 13 September 2024 on the University of Paris-Saclay campus.

Mc Gill University & CentraleSupélec

Women Entrepreneurs & Leaders Program

As in 2023, the 2024 edition will be held in May in Montreal. Six days of immersive learning on the University’s campus, during which participants will benefit from the complementary cultures and expertise of McGill Executive and CentraleSupélecExed, as well as the exceptional opportunities and experiences that make this program so unique.

Emerging Women Leaders Program

Inspired by the success of the WELP program, this new program is designed for high-potential women leaders with between seven and ten years’ professional experience and junior or intermediate managerial responsibilities. It will take place in May 2024, on the campus of Mc Gill University in Montreal.

CentraleSupélec, Berkeley, Stanford, Northeastern Universities

The Human Imperative in a Generative AI Era: Equip your leadership with expertise, humanity and diversity to thrive in a digital world: Become a Renaissance Leader

This unique WIF program for women executives will combine the expertise, and complementary cultures, of three globally renowned institutions, the European Engineering School CentraleSupélec of Université Paris-Saclay, the US UC Berkeley, the US Stanford University and the US Northeastern University as well as the experience of executive coaches leading industrial transformations. The program will start on 23 June on the CentraleSupélec campus.

On Line

These international, inter-company programs are open to both men and women with the aim of promoting diversity


Created in 2022, the Sustainable and Transformative Leadership cycle is dedicated to the deep transformation of our production and organizational systems. While CSR is a powerful tool, it must be supported by profound, renewed leadership that is also focused on the external world and the social environment in which the company operates. The new edition of this program ran from 11 to 28 March 2024.

Stanford VMware Women's Leadership Innovation Lab

Sparking Innovation: Inclusion, Collaboration and Teams is the follow-up to the program created in 2015 with Stanford Graduate School of Business, which for five years brought together some 40 female entrepreneurs on the university’s campus each year. A new edition of this program, bringing together some 80 participants from all over the world, kicks off on 4 June 2024.

McGill University

Sustainable collaboration, innovation, change and growth were at the heart of « Leading a Sustainable Future » which was held from November 8 to 26, 2021.

National University of Singapore

The “Leaders of the New World” online program was created in 2020 with the leading Asian university. The new program “Placing a bet on the future: Exploring Exponential Technologies” took place from 3 October to 14 November 2023 and brought together more than 50 participants from Europe and Asia.

Berkeley IBI Leadership Master Classes

The first edition of this pioneering program designed with the UC Berkeley Institute for Business Innovation was held in January 2022.

In 2023, the seven sessions led by world-renowned leaders and professors focused on concrete solutions and new drivers of competitiveness that will enable sustainable and human growth.