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Exclusive: Fiona Sweeney on bridging tech's gender gap
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Fiona Sweeney discusses strategies to close the gender gap in tech, highlighting education and industry collaboration.
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Dynatrace appoints Laura Heisman as new Chief Marketing Officer
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Unified observability and security pioneer, Dynatrace, appoints Laura Heisman, seasoned marketing executive and advocate for women in tech, as their new Chief Marketing Officer.
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Sarah-Jane Peterschlingmann elected as Vice Chair of ACS Queensland BEC
Tue, 28th Nov 2023
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ATech's Sarah-Jane Peterschlingmann elected as Vice Chair of the Australian Computer Society Queensland BEC for 2024/2025.
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KnowBe4 appoints Cindy Zhou as Chief Marketing Officer
Wed, 8th Nov 2023
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Cybersecurity firm KnowBe4 names Cindy Zhou as new CMO, boosting its global marketing lead.
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BrainStorm Software boasts 70% female representation in Australian office
Thu, 2nd Nov 2023
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In a show of progressive gender diversity, BrainStorm Software reveals 70% of its Australian workforce is female.
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Female representation in cybersecurity leadership roles matters
Mon, 30th Oct 2023
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Must STEM really be the barrier that prevents women from pursuing a career in cybersecurity? Certainly not if you are looking to be a CISO.
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Number of female workers in UK tech sector down by thousands
Fri, 18th Aug 2023
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Number of women in the UK tech sector declines in Q2 2023, raising concerns over the impact of economic caution on female workers.
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Women can bridge the tech talent Gap, a survey reveals
Fri, 4th Aug 2023
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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.
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Datacom, Yoobee partnership to increase women in tech
Wed, 10th May 2023
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The partnership delivers course-to-career scholarships and help balance the gender scales by supporting more women into New Zealand's technology workforce.
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What women in tech (actually) want from employers
Wed, 26th Apr 2023
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More paid time off, working from home and financial benefits have been rated as the key priorities for women working in the tech industry.
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WE Cities: Driving change by empowering women entrepreneurs
Mon, 27th Mar 2023
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Dell's 2023 WE Cities Index highlights progress and areas for improvement in supporting women entrepreneurs globally.
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Daisy, Girlguiding to inspire the next generation of STEM
Wed, 22nd Mar 2023
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Daisy Corporate Services partners with Girlguiding to inspire the next generation of STEM professionals and recycling heroes.
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IWD 2023: It's simple - Empowered women empower women
Thu, 9th Mar 2023
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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.
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IWD 2023: My advice for women in tech - dare to have a purpose
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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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.
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IWD 2023: Breaking Barriers for Women in the African Tech Industry
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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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.
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IWD 2023: My advice for Women in STEM - you belong
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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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.
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IWD 2023: The Art of Shifting Careers - from art to telco
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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From fine arts to tech, a woman of colour shares her journey of breaking barriers in a male-dominated industry. #TechTrailblazer #WomensDay.
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IWD 2023: Why women leaders are vital for innovation and diversity
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Tech industry still dominated by men- only 19% of UK tech workers are female. Urgent need to promote gender equality on #InternationalWomensDay.
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IWD 2023: Why women are more attracted to problem-solving than technology
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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The theme for IWD is DigitAll: Innovation and technology for gender equality, highlighting the importance of technology in achieving gender equality.
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IWD 2023: Breaking through the stereotypes for diversity in cyber
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Only 25% of cyber security professionals are women, leaving a big gap in perspectives for protecting the digital economy and online safety, says a new study.
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IWD 2023: Why equity in the ICT world needs to start in primary school
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Inspiring young girls with the transformational power of technology will help close the sector’s stubbornly wide gender gap.
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IWD 2023: Women form the majority of the unconnected population
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Women are still under-represented in technology, but Vodafone aims to connect 20 million more women in Africa and Turkey by 2025. #EmbraceEquity.
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IWD 2023: Women in tech and innovation - the next frontier of fashion
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Combining the powerful force of technology with the personal and emotional threads of fashion is currently underrepresented and underappreciated in Australia.
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IWD 2023: Closing the gender gap and promoting equality in innovation and tech
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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To promote gender equality in cybersecurity, it is essential to embrace both innovation and technology, as they have the power to transform the industry.