Women in Technology stories
Exclusive: Fiona Sweeney on bridging tech's gender gap
Fiona Sweeney discusses strategies to close the gender gap in tech, highlighting education and industry collaboration.
Dynatrace appoints Laura Heisman as new Chief Marketing Officer
Unified observability and security pioneer, Dynatrace, appoints Laura Heisman, seasoned marketing executive and advocate for women in tech, as their new Chief Marketing Officer.
Sarah-Jane Peterschlingmann elected as Vice Chair of ACS Queensland BEC
ATech's Sarah-Jane Peterschlingmann elected as Vice Chair of the Australian Computer Society Queensland BEC for 2024/2025.
KnowBe4 appoints Cindy Zhou as Chief Marketing Officer
Cybersecurity firm KnowBe4 names Cindy Zhou as new CMO, boosting its global marketing lead.
BrainStorm Software boasts 70% female representation in Australian office
In a show of progressive gender diversity, BrainStorm Software reveals 70% of its Australian workforce is female.
Female representation in cybersecurity leadership roles matters
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.
Number of female workers in UK tech sector down by thousands
Number of women in the UK tech sector declines in Q2 2023, raising concerns over the impact of economic caution on female workers.
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
Dell's 2023 WE Cities Index highlights progress and areas for improvement in supporting women entrepreneurs globally.
Daisy, Girlguiding to inspire the next generation of STEM
Daisy Corporate Services partners with Girlguiding to inspire the next generation of STEM professionals and recycling heroes.
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: 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: 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 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 fine arts to tech, a woman of colour shares her journey of breaking barriers in a male-dominated industry. #TechTrailblazer #WomensDay.
IWD 2023: Why women leaders are vital for innovation and diversity
Tech industry still dominated by men- only 19% of UK tech workers are female. Urgent need to promote gender equality on #InternationalWomensDay.
IWD 2023: Why women are more attracted to problem-solving than technology
The theme for IWD is DigitAll: Innovation and technology for gender equality, highlighting the importance of technology in achieving gender equality.
IWD 2023: Breaking through the stereotypes for diversity in cyber
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.
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
Women are still under-represented in technology, but Vodafone aims to connect 20 million more women in Africa and Turkey by 2025. #EmbraceEquity.
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.