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Theme: Empowerment through leadership

This event occurred on
March 31, 2022
Barcelona, Barcelona (ca)

The world has more and more women leaders; women developing professionally, continuously, and assuming big challenges, such as the leadership of their empowerment. Because empowered women empower women. It had never been as clear as today, but there is still a long way to go.

Discover the path of women who have led their history to get to where they are today, even and despite the obstacles.

Get to know more inspiring stories at TEDxEAEBusinessSchoolWomen.

Auditorio Planeta Formación y Universidades
Av. de Josep Tarradellas i Joan, 171,1771, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
Barcelona, Barcelona (ca), 08901
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Belén Marrón

Specialist in Health Public Affairs & CSR
With more than 20 years of experience leading projects in the Health international Public and Private sector, research and innovation. She advises the Spanish Government and Committee on Environment, Public Health, and Food Safety of the European Parliament; the Special Committee on Beating Cancer of the European Parliament; the Government of Catalonia and Castilla y León; etc. She is member of the Board in PortAventura Foundation and Counselor of the UNESCO University Chair for Peace, Solidarity, and Intercultural Dialogue. She has held the direction in CSR of Fresenius-QuironSalud, and the general direction of the QuironSalud Foundation. She founded her health consultancy, Athenea Healthcare Group and advises important European HealthTech companies and governments. Lawyer specializing in Communication and Public Affairs, and Master’s in health management, and a Bachelor’s degree in Protocol and Public Relations.

Helena Perelló

Chief Communications Officer in Atrápalo
Helena is passionate about communication, design, creativity, and technology at the service of people. She defined herself as “in permanent beta phase”. She loves generous and positive people who smile in the morning and make life better for others.

Jackie Arango

Innovation Manager in Bancolombia and EAE Counselor
A creative dreamer by nature and Simón's mother, passionate about innovation and creativity. She has experience in the development, application, and transfer of innovation and design methods, methodologies, and processes. She is a product design engineer, specialist in the management of design, a master's degree in Engineering, and another one in Innovation and Design. Innovation leader for the future at Grupo Bancolombia. Professor, entrepreneur, and consultant.

María Murnau

Founder and CEO at Feminista ilustrada
Graduated in Audiovisual Communication at the University of Seville, Master's Degree in Gender at the University of Cádiz. She is currently studying a Psychology Degree at the National Distance Education University and a Master's Degree in Innovation & Customer Experience at EAE Business School. She created Illustrated Feminist at the end of 2015 and, since then, has worked with all kinds of entities on awareness campaigns against sexist violence and with a feminist perspective. She is a feminist activist, writer, illustrator and is also dedicated to giving conferences and workshops throughout the country.

Marta Subirà

President of Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya
Catalan politician and public manager, with a long career in the field of the environment and sustainability. Since June 2021, she is the first woman president of Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya.

Meritxell Ferraté

People&Culture Change maker in Towa CHRO
A passionate and energetic leader, with experience in managing national and international people and teams in multinational companies, and with direct experience in management committees. She has led teams in organizations with demanding environments that involve collective negotiations and management of works councils. She has led change processes. She encourages others to see things from different perspectives, always focused on culture and people, on forming sustainable relationships and teamwork. She considers herself daring and is more concerned with where she is going than how to get there or where she comes from. Because leading means much more than reaching a goal; it means provoking the next challenge.

Nuria Guix

Global B2C CRM in bp
Marketing professional specialized in data strategy and CRM. From her global role, she helps more than 20 markets and businesses to create better customer experiences based on the use of this data in an intelligent way, as well as to enable all channels of communication with customers, improving their experience, efficiencies and bp synergies. Nuria is a former student of the Master's in Marketing and Commercial Management and continues to be involved with the School, being the current president of the Alumni and a member of the strategic committee of the School's marketing programs.

Rebecca Busi

Rally driver
Rebecca Busi has been a lover of motors since childhood, a daughter of artists who grew up between the motor, the sand, and the myth of the Dakar, with a great passion for four wheels. She went from karts to historic rallies, thinking that she could never conquer the role of the driver as she wanted. Her perseverance and determination prevailed as, in 2021, she chose to launch a challenge with herself: instead of starting from minor rallies, she invested everything in the Dakar 2022 without having ever raced in any cross-country rally before.

Ronit Mayer

CEO & Co-founder at OtailO and EAE Impact Awards 2022 winner
She is inspired by people, change and creativity. She likes to keep busy with eclectic and interesting things, people and ideas. The many hats she wears include: entrepreneur and startup co-founder & CEO; innovation, change management and digital transformation; novelist, storyteller and engaging speaker; organisational strategy, execution and growth; senior leadership of cross-global, multi-functional teams and programs; NPI management, product management, knowledge management & User Assistance; mentorship, empowerment of women in the work place; initiator of "GirlTech" STEM program; moderator, consultancy and great listener; and design thinking advocate, out-of-the box creativity.

Ténzul Zamora

Founder and Director at The Crownz Project and Vice President of SIETAR Spain
Communicator, consultant and mentor. Founder and director of The Crownz Project, which was born as a window to change, new forms of leadership and the need for inclusive approaches and environments. Vice-president of SIETAR Spain and co-leader of the Lean In circle, Crownz International. She is passionate about digital anthropology and social innovation.

Organizing team


Madrid, Spain


Madrid, Spain
  • Angelo Becerra Contreras
  • Pamela Abad