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Gender diversity stories

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REGnosys & WISE partnership targets gender disparity in tech
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REGnosys allies with WISE to combat gender disparity in technology, emphasising female role models to inspire more women into STEM careers.
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Who the backers back: Why diversity in Australian VC funding portfolios should be made public
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Diverse companies outperform less diverse peers, McKinsey report shows, prompting calls for Australian venture capital funds to publicly disclose diversity levels within their investment portfolios.
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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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IAS launches first Responsibility Report highlighting ESG progress
Wed, 6th Dec 2023
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IAS releases its inaugural Responsibility Report highlighting key ESG initiatives including renewable energy usage and diversity.
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ECI Software Solutions shortlisted for two global industry accolades
Wed, 8th Nov 2023
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ECI Software Solutions has been nominated for the Stratus Award for Cloud Computing and a Stevie Award for Women in Business.
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Aston University women triumph at Midlands Women in Tech Awards 2023
Sat, 14th Oct 2023
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Two women from Aston University shine at the Midlands Women in Tech Awards, earning top honours in academia and tech.
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UK Women in Tech Awards 2023 shine on outstanding contributors
Sat, 14th Oct 2023
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The Women in Tech Awards 2023 celebrated women professionals making significant contributions to the industry.
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Call for action on UK digital skills gap for women
Wed, 11th Oct 2023
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UK leaders call for action to alleviate the digital skills gap, especially for women, amid rising tech sector demand.
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HSBC & East Village join forces for Birmingham Tech Week
Tue, 10th Oct 2023
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HSBC and East Village team up for Birmingham Tech Week to support female founders in navigating the funding landscape.
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Australia's gender-based skills gap in AI: Women risk becoming left behind
Tue, 26th Sep 2023
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Alarming gender-based skills gap in AI discovered in Australia, with men twice as likely to use AI tools in the workplace.
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Tesserent appoints Andrew Shea as Managing Partner of Tesserent Academy
Wed, 13th Sep 2023
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Tesserent Limited appoints Andrew Shea as Managing Partner to accelerate the growth of Tesserent Academy and address the cybersecurity talent shortage.
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Schneider Electric VP appointed by CEW
Wed, 16th Aug 2023
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Schneider Electric appoints Louise Monger as a member of Chief Executive Women, recognizing her leadership in the industry. #genderadvancement.
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IWD 2023: Connecting the Dots - True Crime and Women in Cyber
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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From true crime enthusiasts to cybersecurity: How some women’s aptitude for problem-solving could make them ideal for cybersecurity roles. .
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IWD 2023: How equity can boost organisational success
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Study reveals that women are underrepresented in leadership roles and not promoted at the same rate as men. Diversity and equity still a challenge.
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IWD 2023: Building on Momentum to Empower Equity
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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At the very basic level, ensuring equity is very simply the right thing to do. Today, it has also become a table-stake for attracting and retaining top talent.
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IWD 2023: Investing in Innovation and Technology for Gender Equality
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Organisations today must strive to constantly recalibrate their processes to promote a diverse, inclusive, and progressive workplace culture.
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IWD 2023: How women in tech can ‘embrace equity’ by supporting each other
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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When women support and empower each other, we can both increase gender diversity in tech and create real change in the community and our workplaces.
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IWD 2023: Why it’s time the cyber sector improved its gender ratio
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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There are opportunities galore for women to make their mark in the cybersecurity and they should be encouraged to explore and embrace them.
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IWD 2023: #EmbraceEquity – innovating towards a gender equal future
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Despite the celebrated response to the pandemic by female leaders, women still trail men when it comes to securing decision-making and C-suite positions.
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PPDS appoints Alison Maxson as Marketing Manager
Mon, 14th Mar 2022
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Alison Maxson leads at AVIXA Women & heads PPDS marketing in NA.
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IWD 2022: Jamf on what you can do to break the bias
Tue, 8th Mar 2022
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Both last year’s #choosetochallenge and this year’s #BreakTheBias themes for International Women’s Day should serve as a wake-up call to the IT industry.
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IWD 2022: Overcoming the challenge of gender diversity
Tue, 8th Mar 2022
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The IT industry is facing an ongoing problem. The gender balance that has been evident for many years remains entrenched, and a solution needs to be found.
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IWD 2022: McGrathNicol on encouraging women into cyber security
Tue, 8th Mar 2022
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Joss Howard, a cyber partner at advisory firm McGrathNicol, discusses how to attract more women to the cyber security industry.
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Women in tech: Equality journey not over
Tue, 23rd Feb 2021
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Over half of women in tech have seen improvements in gender equality, but there is still work to be done, according to a report by Kaspersky.