Find your voice

WeCoCo lakeside chat with Melanie Kovacs and Christopher Lübbers.

How do you find your voice as a woman in the fast-paced worlds of business?

In a landscape often dominated by male voices, uncovering your unique strengths and perspectives is not just empowering—it’s essential.

Dive into a deep panel discussion for building confidence, leveraging your skills, and carving out your space. Discover how to transform challenges into opportunities and silence into a powerful narrative.

Ready to amplify your impact and lead with authority?—Your journey to finding your voice starts here!

Join our next WeCoCo Lakeside Chat with Melanie Kovacs and Christopher Lübbers who have a lot to share from their own journey and many years of experience.

🎤 Panel talk and Q&A
👥 Networking
🥨 Apéro riche by James Jar & Co. 🥂🍾


Our panel guests:

Melanie Kovacs • Joypreneur & Business Strategist

Melanie Kovacs is a creative thinker, connector, and entrepreneur.

With Joypreneurs she’s on a mission to bring joy back to entrepreneurship, for long-term impact. As a business strategist and coach, she supports people with ideas to grow businesses, that don’t kill joy.

Previously, she founded Master21, the first coding bootcamp in Switzerland. During her time as managing director, they taught 1000+ people the basics of coding, so they could competently “speak tech”. Melanie was featured in several media outlets, won the Female Innovation Recognition award, became Forbes30under30 and gave a TEDxtalk.

Melanie studied International Management, Human-Computer Interaction Design, and Creative Leadership.

You can find Melanie’s podcast «The Joypreneur» on Spotify and learn more about Melanie’s work on


Christopher Lübbers • Speaker & Communication Coach, TEDxLausanne Coach

Christopher Lübbers is founder of Lübbers | The Power of Speech and Speaker Coach for TEDxLausanne.

After seeing how his own public speaking journey enhanced his career, while opening the door to many hidden opportunities, he felt compelled to share what he’d learned.

He’s convinced that you already have more of the skills needed to speak up and lead with confidence and joy than you may realize. He’s made it his mission to help you uncover those skills, sharpen your story, and confidently inspire the world with your message.

Christopher graduated from the Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne Business School, he’s a certified coach and acquired 10+ years of leadership experience in several prominent hotel chains before founding his company and dedicating 100% of his time to making it simple for his clients to captivate their audiences with their message.

Over the past years, he had the pleasure to conduct workshops for companies such as the SBB, Givaudan or Phonak and to coach speakers for the international women’s day by Advance, TEDx events or speeches of the Canadian Ambassador to Switzerland.

Since 2020 Christopher has been visiting lecturer at EPFL (Lausanne) where he teaches a 2-day class on presentation skills in the EMBA “Harnessing Innovation” program.

He works out of Zurich and delivers his coaching in English, French and German.

This panel talk will be hosted by Patrycja Pielaszek, the founder of WeCoCo, a catalyst for change to co-create a more inclusive future by connecting disruptors, action takers and game changers.

This is the third lakeside chat being organised at the WeCoCo Collab and kindly supported by James Jar & Co, a sustainable catering startup.

Don’t miss out, register now!


25 June 2024


06:00 pm


08:30 pm


Collab22, Seestrasse 42, 8802 Kilchberg