Program 2021

During the Difference Day 2021 program, we will also be presenting “Student Speakers’ Corner” and organizing a “24 Media Points of View around the World” interview sessions where media specialists from different regions around the Globe will give their feedback on Freedom of Speech and Women Breaking the News

Accompanied by:

Les Garçons: Stanley David de Lossy (claviers), Corentin Simonis (guitare et basse), Hugo Clignotant (batterie)

Sunday 2 May

Location: Aula Q A “Roger Van Geen”

Hosts: ANNELIES BECK (Journalist @VRT) & CAROLINE HICK (Journalist @RTBF)


14:30 Welcome by Rector Caroline Pauwels & Annemie Schaus
  • Facts & Figures animation by Live Magazine
  • Live Magazine: OLGA KRAVETS & Delphine Minoui
15:05 Short Trailer ‘DRAW FOR CHANGE’
15:15 Women Journalists behind the News
16:10 Women Journalist on the Front Line
17:30 Closing & Q&A

Monday 3 May 

Locations BOZAR: Salle Henri Le Boeuf

Host: ANNELIES BECK (Jounralist @VRT) & Karl van den Broeck (Coordinator @BOZAR AGORA)


19:00 Welcome by Rectors Caroline Pauwels & Annemie Schaus
  • Keynote: guest speaker
  • Facts & Figures animation by Live Magazine
19:15 Great Women Bringing Big Stories
  • 2 laureates will be present their story
  • Award ceremony of the Doctor Honoris Causa & Difference Day Honorary Title
  • Interviewer: JAN BALLIAUW (Jounralist @VRT)
20:10 Closing speech, Guest speaker


Online event – broadcasted from Aula Q A “Roger Van Green” @VUB & Salle Henri Le Boeuf @Bozar