Women in Technology stories - Page 1
Number of female workers in UK tech sector down by thousands
The UK tech sector has seen the number of female workers dip between the first and second quarters of 2023, according to figures from the Office of National Statistics.
Women can bridge the tech talent Gap, a survey reveals
The lack of women in the tech sector hinders diversity and contributes to the significant skills gap, according to Computer Weekly's survey of tech workers.
Datacom, Yoobee partnership to increase women in tech
The partnership delivers course-to-career scholarships and help balance the gender scales by supporting more women into New Zealand's technology workforce.
What women in tech (actually) want from employers
More paid time off, working from home and financial benefits have been rated as the key priorities for women working in the tech industry.
WE Cities: Driving change by empowering women entrepreneurs
Change starts with small actions. However, to truly empower women, business leaders and policymakers must offer them the opportunities and means to succeed in their own way.
Daisy, Girlguiding to inspire the next generation of STEM
"Women in STEM are always doing amazing things and this partnership is another way we can help inspire the learning of STEM skills in the real world.”
IWD 2023: It's simple - Empowered women empower women
There was a time when she sat at the boardroom table with just one other woman present, but today Jean says she sees a lot more women becoming leaders.
IWD 2023: Breaking Barriers for Women in the African Tech Industry
While the number of women in senior leadership roles is increasing (such as mine), progress is sluggish, and women continue to encounter barriers to success.
IWD 2023: My advice for women in tech - dare to have a purpose
As a female technologist from way back, here are pieces of advice that I wish I had known when I first entered the field and my guidance to the next generation.
IWD 2023: My advice for Women in STEM - you belong
Every one of us needs to make a conscious and concerted effort to create the platforms and make the space for every voice to be heard and opinion to be counted.
IWD 2023: The Art of Shifting Careers - from art to telco
From moulding sculptures and art collections, to telco towers, I decided to educate myself on current trends, and the emergence of the digital era immediately drew my eye.
IWD 2023: Why women leaders are vital for innovation and diversity
Yvonne Bernard, CTO at Hornetsecurity, shares her thoughts on the importance of gender diversity within companies at all levels and how this can inspire innovation.
IWD 2023: Why women are more attracted to problem-solving than technology
Kirstie van Oerle, partner at international IT services business, Netcompany, shares her views on women's social, economic, cultural, and political achievements.
IWD 2023: Breaking through the stereotypes for diversity in cyber
As a cyber security professional looking to create innovative software to solve new problems in creative ways, I know that a diverse team achieves great results.
IWD 2023: Why equity in the ICT world needs to start in primary school
Inspiring young girls with the transformational power of technology will help close the sector’s stubbornly wide gender gap.
IWD 2023: Women form the majority of the unconnected population
Conscious of how much more needs to be done to achieve equality, our efforts are deliberate towards bridging the gap and enabling ”equity” with specific goals.
IWD 2023: Women in tech and innovation - the next frontier of fashion
Combining the powerful force of technology with the personal and emotional threads of fashion is currently underrepresented and underappreciated in Australia.
IWD 2023: Closing the gender gap and promoting equality in innovation and tech
To promote gender equality in cybersecurity, it is essential to embrace both innovation and technology, as they have the power to transform the industry.
IWD 2023: Connecting the Dots - True Crime and Women in Cyber
From true crime enthusiasts to cybersecurity: How some women’s aptitude for problem-solving could make them ideal for cybersecurity roles.
IWD 2023: Creating opportunities through education and sponsoring
Making our digital world more gender-balanced requires both including more women in tech roles, as well as creating an environment for them.
IWD 2023: Igniting Your inner drive - How to unlock high performance
High performance is about accomplishing your objectives and functioning at your personal best. Regardless of our end goal, it's the actions we take to reach it that truly count.
IWD 2023: Encouraging the next generation of women into the tech industry
While women make up 51% of the population and half of the workforce, they account for just 16% of the Quantity Surveying profession.
IWD 2023: Women in Technology - A Perspective from the Academics
Being a subset of STEM, the information systems and technology space has also been male-dominated and riddled with gender biases and stereotypes.
IWD 2023: Promoting diversity in the data analytics workforce
The technology industry is growing at a fast pace, and keeping that in mind, it is increasingly important that all businesses should be represented by a gender-diverse workforce.