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Exclusive: IT industry called on to help girls Dream IT
IT community organisation CompTIA has put the call out for those involved in IT to speak out to encourage young girls into IT.
New initiative to boost women’s participation in ANZ IT industries
The IT industry isn’t just a place for the boys and is in fact a great place for the girls - an initiative has been launched to promote this message.
CompTIA launches local initiative to encourage women into IT
IT offers 'endless' opportunities for women - and now CompTIA has launched a local version of its global initiative to encourage women into IT.
Women's Group develops app to shut down domestic violence in NZ
"We want to help women understand that experiencing abuse and violence is not normal and help is available.”
Should a woman act more like a man to succeed at work?
“Women need to do a better job of declaring themselves and becoming their own advocate."
Women vital to NZ tech sector as event comes to Auckland
"It is vital for New Zealand’s economic future that women participate fully in technology."
'Speed-interview' event addresses Australian IT industry gender gap
The event was held to provide women new career opportunities and proactively address the growing issue of gender imbalance in Australia’s tech sector.
Govt needs to 'get with the programme' on NZ's gender pay gap
“It’s a new year and it’s time for the National Government to be bold and be brave. Kiwi women are counting on them.”
ANZ channel meetings highlight local challenges
Women in IT and local ANZ content highlighted at CompTia's ANZ Channel Community meetings in Sydney and Melbourne
More women in management, says Statistics NZ
Women are now almost as likely as men to work in managerial roles, according to a new report from Statistics New Zealand.
Lightning Lab to hold two accelerator programmes for Kiwi start-ups
The Lightning Lab XX will focus on accelerating women-led companies, while the Lightning Lab Digital will take a closer look at applications and tech.
Fantail Network to help Wellington business women fly
The Fantail Network spreads its wings to Wellington next week with the inaugural Wellington event for women in business offering a trio of speakers.
Managerial roles snapped up by men while women fall by the wayside
In New Zealand and abroad there are far more men in managerial positions than women, and this number is growing.
NZTech seeks 'tangible outcomes' to women in tech issue
NZTech is calling on all Kiwi tech players to help solve the issue of a lack of women in technology, with a summit set to form tangible outcomes.
MIT: Encouraging NZ's female students to get into tech
In order to encourage young New Zealand women to consider a career in IT, MIT is holding an event on September 3 2015.
Kiwi student lands Google internship, hopes to raise awareness of women in tech
“Computer science is very male dominated. It’s a shame, I don’t think females get the same opportunities at school when it comes to computer science."
We need more female tech role models
New Zealand needs to step up its game if it wants to compete with future industry demands, according the new principal of a leading private school.
NZ's IT industry: Where are all the women?
ANZ bank and WelTec have teamed up to encourage women to consider technology careers and address the shortage of skilled female IT professionals in NZ
More women landing ICT internships in New Zealand
A record breaking number of female tertiary students from the Summer of Tech programme were placed in paid internships with hi-tech companies in Wellington and Auckland.
Kelly Eyerman of Ingram Micro
Kelly Eyerman talks to Heather Wright about women in technology, her Apple love affair and maintaining balance.
He asked: "What's your favourite position?"... I said: "CEO"
One of New Zealand’s most famous businessmen declined to invest in my business because his wife won’t like that he’s spending time with a "young woman".
Women in IT: Cathy Stephenson
Meet the inspirational Cathy Stephenson, executive general manager, group operations and information systems at The Trust Company, who believes strongly in leading by example.
Bus stop ad can only be seen by girls
Unique advertisement uses facial recognition software to accept women and turn away men.
Investors to Facebook: more women, please
Social networking giant criticised for all-male board ahead of historic IPO.