Women in Urban Mobility 

The project strives to empower women in the urban mobility sector to take on leading roles in shaping our future mobility.

Project Description

  • Academy
  • 1 January 2022
  • 12 Months
  • UnternehmerTUM
  • €167 709

Women in Urban Mobility airms to raise awareness of female perspectives and gender equality
in the urban mobility sector. Building on the thriving cormunity established in 2021, partners
from three European cities – Barcelona, Spain; Sofia, Bulgaria; and Munich, Germany – are
creating and conducting an online training program to equip profesional women working in the
urban mobility sector with leadership, networking and collaboration competencies. Over six
modules, participants work on their sales and negotiation skills, reflect on their role as future
dleaders, and network with peers. The course will culminate with an event that includes
presentation of the Female Innovator in Urban Mobility 2022 award.


To close the knowledge and gender gap in urban mobility fields by educating more qualified females and given them access to a supportive community.

Main Objective

Empowering professionals working in the urban mobility sector. Increased numbers of female planners, engineers, and leaders to reflect women’s priorities and values.


An online training program for female professionals in the mobility sector who want to develop their innovation and leadership skills.



Project lead

Traugott, Susanne