Every March, the Dupont Women's Network (DWN) recognizes extraordinary women across the globe in honor of International Women's Day.
This year, DWN hosted the Exceptional Women Contest, giving employees the opportunity to nominate women who inspire them. Over 200 women around the globe were nominated by their colleagues for the honor of being named one of twelve DuPont Exceptional Woman.
At DuPont, we want women to be able to thrive in a future that is more equitable. We work to create that future together.
Watch this video to learn more about these inspiring DuPont women.
The 50 top leaders at DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences have identified seven central goals and two focus areas within the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In autumn, the company will host a workshop presenting tools for others with the same ambitions.
Expectant mothers can wake up to a wellness report of their unborn child and be notified if fetal heartbeat and movement are within acceptable ranges with the new Owlet Band, winner of two CES awards in the categories of Wearable Technology and Tech to Change the World. Specialized sensors housed in a fabric band that sits around the mother's abdomen track fetal heart rate and kick count, sending real-time data to a smartphone.
The agreement, supported by an initial investment of more than one million euros mainly made by DuPont, exemplifies the concept of circular economy and will lead to significant reductions in energy, water and transport consumption for both companies.