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Women in Tech Global Awards, the ceremony

The Women in Tech Global awards ceremony took place in Lisbon on the 6th November 2019 at the beautiful Foz Palace. Congratulations to our 6 winners: 🏆Women in Tech Allie Award: Jeanette Cheah🏆Aspiring Teen Award: Brianna Gopaul🏆Most Disruptive Award: Julia...

Women in Tech Global Awards winners

Women in Tech Global Awards winners

 The Women in Tech Global Awards was held on November 6th at the beautiful Foz Palace in Lisbon. Our international jury rewarded 6 outstanding women in 6 different categories. Congratulations to the winners! We were honoured by the presence of distinguished guests and...

Our New Advisory board of Women in Tech Netherlands

Our New Advisory board of Women in Tech Netherlands

We are very happy to present the New Advisory board of Women in Tech Netherlands that will lead the Dutch Chapter of our Global movement : Dr Cara Antoine, Carine de Meyere, Lieke Lamb and Harry van Dorenmalen. Dr Cara Antoine is Chief Marketing and Operations Officer...

Nominate for the Women in Tech Global Awards!

Nominate for the Women in Tech Global Awards!

You may nominate for the Women in Tech Global awards 2019 until the 15th October 2019! There are 6 categories to choose from: Global Leadership Women in Tech Award This award acknowledges and celebrates exemplary leadership that has a significant and positive impact...

Women in Tech Global Awards 2019

The 2nd edition of the Women in Tech Global Awards will take place in Lisbon, on November 6th, 2019. Extraordinary women from around the world will participate in the following categories: Global Leadership Woman in Tech Award Most Disruptive Woman in Tech Award Women...

Ada Lovelace Day – 8th October

Ada Lovelace is the world's first computer programmer. From a young age Ada Lovelace was tutored in mathematics and science. A subject quite unusually taught to women in the 1840s. Lovelace became a brilliant mathematician, thanks in part to opportunities that were...

Joana Baptista, Aspiring Teen Award 2018

Meet Joana Baptista, winner of the WomeninTech Global Aspiring Teen Award 2018. 🌟🏆 Joana is an award-winning 17-year-old founder of three startups, podcast show and Economics magazine, alongside her code-club, STEM workshops for disadvantaged pupils and...

Women in Tech New York

Women in Tech New York

Women in Tech organized a series of Networking events in New York this Summer. On Sunday 18th August, we hosted a Women's Brunch. A nice occasion to meet some incredible women that are actively involved in Tech not only in the Big Apple, but also around the world. We...

Feminine Connection at Work | Lisbon, Portugal

Feminine Connection at Work | Lisbon, Portugal

Women in Tech in partnership with Le Wagon Coding Bootcamp is happy to organize Building Bridges | Feminine Connection At Work is a safe space where women meet to unite. Where professional women experience pure sisterhood. Where women get introduced to new empowerment...

Women in Tech Normandy | Rouen, 20 May 2019

Women in Tech Normandy | Rouen, 20 May 2019

Rouen, 20th May 2019 Women in Tech organised a one-day event in Normandy with the theme: Empowering Women. There were over 200 participants for this first edition and we had the support of many local partners: N Factory, Le Groupe La Poste, SNCF, Engie, Digit, PGS...

Women in Tech Challenge | Paris, France

Women in Tech Challenge | Paris, France

Women in Tech under the patronage of Gender Equality Minister of France, Madame Marlène Schiappa in collaboration with La Chaire eTi de l’IAE Paris Sorbonne Business School and Women’s WorldWideWeb (W4) organized Women in Tech Challenge 2019.The Women in Tech...

Masterclass by Dr. Christyl Johnson | Paris, France

Masterclass by Dr. Christyl Johnson | Paris, France

Women in Tech® in partnership with Chaire ETI, The Guardian, W4.Org, Live In a Living City and Tech days Paris would like to welcome you all to the Masterclass of Dr. Christyl Johnson  Dr. Christyl Johnson, Deputy Director for Technology and Research Investments, NASA...

Women In Tech Actions Lab | London, UK

Women In Tech Actions Lab | London, UK

London, 22nd March 2019 Women in Tech in collaboration with The Guardian organised their first Action Lab. The objective was to gather the best ideas from the whole ecosystem so as to make up a course of actions with concrete solutions. They will be presented to the...

WIT Challenge – Call for Projects 2019

WIT Challenge – Call for Projects 2019

Women in Tech® is happy to announce the WIT Challenge - Call for Projects 2019  Despite decades of progress towards workplace equality, women remain underrepresented in the technology workforce. The figures speak for themselves: according to Eurostat, just 17% of the...

Women In Tech UK Chapter launch | London, UK

Women In Tech UK Chapter launch | London, UK

As a new year has started, Women in Tech® is happy to announce the opening of the UK Chapter.  Candyce Costa will be leading this chapter as our Ambassador. This event will bring together women and men who wish to foster diversity in the tech industry around the UK....

European Digital Skills Awards

European Digital Skills Awards

We are very excited to announce that we have been selected as a finalist for the #EuropeanDigitalSkillsAwards in the category "Digital skills for women and girls" for our #WomeninTeh #Coding #SummerCamp that we organized last Summer with our partner UmaHub. The Coding...

Women in Tech Awards

Women in Tech Awards

Our Women in Tech international Awards took place in Lisbon, the 7th November 2018. We rewarded incredible figures in a range of 13 categories: Woman in ArtTech Award: Ksenia Ashrafullina, Invisible City, Portugal Woman in Communications Award: Katrina German,...

Coding Summer Camp for women and girls

Coding Summer Camp for women and girls

The Coding Summer Tech was a Challenge launched to 50 women and girls around the world to learn how to code. It was organized by Women in Tech® with our partner UmaHub. The idea was simple – during summer break, where most people are on holidays and have some “free”...

The tech world is still a man’s world

The tech world is still a man’s world

One report published by McKinsey in 2016 showed that only 37% of the entry-level roles in tech companies were held by women. That number drops even further the higher up the business ladder you go, with women making up only 25% of senior management roles,...

Unveiling the Secret Language of Code

Unveiling the Secret Language of Code

There once was a time, in a galaxy far away, when coding was the domain of boys and men. Backroom boys were, of course, boys, and gender stereotypes offered limiting role models for girls. Films, games and TV programmes spread the myth across the airwaves,...

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