Your Future Is Now Webinar with Saskia Van Uffelen
Your future is NOW with Saskia Van Uffelen.
Inspirational conversations for and with entrepreneurs who believe a new era has dawned…
I believe we will need a different kind of entrepreneurs and leaders during and after this corona happening.
That’s why I have decided to ask the opinion of people who can shed a light on the old and new era.
Are you ready to join the movement?
Stay tuned for our webinars.
Our next guest is Saskia Van Uffelen.
Saskia Van Uffelen has been working in the information and communication technology (ICT) sector for more than 25 years. She has held national and international marketing and sales roles with market leaders such as Xerox, Compaq, HP and Arinso-Northgate as well as the position of CEO Belgium and Luxembourg for Bull and Ericsson.
As Corporate Vice President for the French group Inetum, Saskia is responsible for the development of the Benelux region for the group.
Since 2012, the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs has appointed Saskia Van Uffelen as “Digital Champion” for Belgium. There she represents our country before the European institutions in the context of the digital agenda, with topics such as
– Digital Economy
– Digital Government
– Digital Infrastructure
– Digital security
– Digital Skills
As a manager, Saskia Van Uffelen attaches great importance to the human aspects of cooperation within a company. She places a strong emphasis on stimulating synergies between the different generations present in the workplace.
In interviews and her book “Iedereen Baas!” she encourages her colleagues to pay more attention to this too.
Today we face several challenges. Current economic models are under pressure, leadership needs inspiring instead of controlling management, social themes can no longer be avoided. So it’s high time to “show courage for a better future”.
As a female role model in management positions, she was awarded in
– 2011 as ICT Woman of the Year (Data News)
– 2013 as Inspiring Lady of the year in Science, Technology, and Research in Luxembourg (Inspiring Wo-Men)
– 2016 with the “Guldenspoor voor economische uitstraling” awarded by the association “Beweging Vlaanderen-Europa”
– Nominated 2018 as Manager of the year (Trends)
– 2018 as a role model by Etion-Forum for her committed entrepreneurship where she received the Leadership Award
Saskia Van Uffelen is married and the mother of five children.
Saskia Van Uffelen