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AIW partners with Here We Are Italy to inspire, learn and connect

Monday 5 September 2022 -AIW opens the new co-working space at Roots!

Thanks to the bando “Senza chiedere permesso” promoted by the office of equal opportunity of the municipality of Modena, AIW is opening a brand new co-working space at Roots with the aim to foster and grow professionals in our community through creating a space to learn, grow, and connect with like-minded, international professionals.

Introducing the new Lunch & Learn program!

Starting on October 5th, each month Isabell Guidastri and Magda Basso, co-founders of Here we are Italy, will lead Lunch & Learn program at Roots. Each event, inspirational guests will share on a topic of the month, creating an opportunity to connect with professionals while enjoying a healthy vegetarian lunch prepared by the Roots trainees.

The aim of these events is to create a strong network between community members and co-workers, sharing ideas, projects and finding support and collaboration that will bring new concepts and perspectives. Each time the Lunch proposal will change, allowing the guests to appreciate the cultural diversity while tasting different flavours from all over the world.

Here we are global

Founded by Jannie Aasted Skov-Hansen, Here we are global aims to give the opportunity to all the international work trotters to build skills and sense of purpose and contribute to society. In this way people from all over the world can meet and share their backpacks of knowledge, experiences and competencies.

Here we are global is currently present in more than 20 countries (local chapters) all over the world, still growing. Here we are global is official partner of AIW – Association for the Integration of Women since 2021.

“As lifelong learners adapting to a world in which there are no borders hindering us in creating value for ourselves and others in an ever-growing supportive community of global professionals and visionary organizations.”

Here we are Italy

Isabell Guidastri and Magda Basso have co-founded Here we are Italy with the desire of creating a community in Italy to help international newcomers connect to each other as well as with locals to find new inspiration for their careers, no matter if they are on sabbatical, on transition or have an established business.

Register online, it's easy!

To join the Lunch & Learn event it is mandatory to book one of 15 available seats.

The price 15 euro fee goes 100% as a donation to supporting AIW's social mission.

  • A co-working day pass to work in the space on the day of the event

  • A healthy vegetarian lunch prepared by the Roots trainees

Book your entry directly online here:

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