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History of GEWEL

July 2003 Founded with 11 members.
Nov. 2003 Organized Creating Own Brand Training Tour in Los Angeles marking foundation of GEWEL.
Dec. 2003 Authorized as a specified non-profit organization by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
Jan. 2004 Registered NPO GEWEL.
Jan. – Jun.2004 Implemented training programs for individuals.
May 2004 Participated in the Global Summit of Women 2004 in Seoul as Supporting Organization.
Jun. – Aug. 2004 Conducted the first Working Women's Attitude Survey.
Jul. 2004 Co-hosted Women's Studies Open Lecture at Showa Women's Universtiy.
Oct. 2004 Hosted the How to Leverage Female Employees in Corporations forum at Tokyo Women's Plaza.
Dec. 2004 Received guidance on the diversity consulting process from Ms. Kay Iwata, GEWEL advisor who lives in San Francisco.
Feb. 2005 Co-sponsored the Diversity as CRS Symposium.
Apr. – Dec. 2005 Organized Diversity Promotion Study Group meetings.
Jun.2005 Participated in the Global Summit of Women 2005 in Mexico as Supporting Organization.
May 2006 Co-hosted the Diversity Promotion Symposium (at International House)
Jun. 2006 Participated in the Global Summit of Women 2006 in Cairo as Supporting Organization.
Jun. – Nov. 2006 Conducted the second Working Women's Attitude Survey.
Mar. 2007 Amended the Article 3 (Purpose) of the Articles of Incorporation to promotion of diversity & inclusion.
March 2007 Participated in the GOLD symposium in Los Angeles as Supporting Organization.
Apr. – Oct. 2007 Organized meetings for heads of diversity promotion office.
Jun. 2007 Participated in the Global Summit of Women 2007 in Berlin as Supporting Organization.
Dec. 2007 Conducted the Awareness and Attitude toward Diversity & Inclusion among Middle Managers Survey.
Mar. – Nov. 2008 Organized meetings for heads of diversity promotion office.
Apr. 2008 Issued the diversity best practices report.
Jun. 2008 Participated in the Global Summit of Women 2008 in Hanoi as Supporting Organization.
Sept.- Oct. 2008 Conducted Survey on the Consciousness of Working People 2008.
Oct. 2008 Co-hosted the Impact Leadership Symposium.
November 2008 Participated in the Diversity & Inclusion Asia Conference in Hong Kong as Supporting Organization.
Feb. – Dec. 2009 Organized meetings for heads of diversity promotion office.
May 2009 Participated in the Global Summit of Women 2008 in Santiago as Supporting Organization.
Jun. 2009 Co-hosted the Diversity & Inclusion in Asia Forum.
Dec. 2009 Conducted the Diversity Benchmark Survey.
Feb. 2010 Conducted the Diversity Benchmark Survey in the U.S.A.
Mar. 2010 Participated in the third GOLD symposium in Los Angeles as Supporting Organization
May 2010 Participated in the Global Summit of Women 2010 in Beijing as Supporting Organization
Sep 2010 Participated in the APEC Women Leaders Network-WLN.
Nov 2010 Participated in the Diversity & Inclusion in Asia2010 as Supporting Organization
May 2011 Participated in the Global Summit of Women 2011 in Istanbul as Supporting Organization