EVENT

#BlogHer17

June 22, 2017
Orlando, FL

SPOTLIGHT

Lauryn Morris

She’s on Fast Company’s list of the Most Creative People in Business in 2017—and no wonder. She combined her eyewear design talents and knowledge of wearable tech to create Snap’s camera-equipped sunglasses. Now, you can share your Snapchat videos to show your friends how you see through your own eyes. Read all about Lauryn Morris in […]


INITIATIVE

DigiGirlz High Tech Camp

Microsoft

DigiGirlz High Tech Camp for girls works to dispel stereotypes of the high-tech industry. During the camp session, the girls listen to executive speakers, participate in technology tours and demonstrations, network, and learn through hands-on experience in workshops. Established in 2000, the camp program continues to grow and evolve.


NONPROFIT

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code is a national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors. Their programs work to educate, inspire, and equip high school girls with the skills and resources to pursue opportunities in computing fields.


SPOTLIGHT

Kavita Shukla

Kavita Shukla had been visiting her grandmother in New Delhi when she came down with a nasty case of food poisoning after she ingested some local tap water. Her grandmother gave her a local remedy, a tea made from spices and botanicals, that would help prevent further illness. From that unpleasant experience – and her grandmother’s […]


EVENT

Women in Technology Leadership Awards

May 11, 2017
Washington D.C.

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Global Women in STEM Conference & Awards

September 11, 2017
San Francisco, CA

EVENT

Women’s Transportation Seminar

May 17, 2017
New York City, NY

EVENT

Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing

October 4, 2017
Orlando, FL

NONPROFIT

Girls Inc.: Building confident young women

Girls Inc. focuses on giving confidence to girls. Media literacy, economic literacy, adolescent health, violence prevention and sports participation are some of the educational topics the organization focuses on.


EVENT

Financial Women’s Association Summit

June 15, 2017
New York City, NY

NONPROFIT

Science Club for Girls

Since its founding in 1994, Science Club for Girls (SCFG) has provided the very best in girls-specific programming by connecting girls in K-12 grades, especially those from underrepresented groups, with female mentor-scientists through free science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs in a fun, nurturing, interactive environment. Its club-based model fosters both scientific thinking and sisterhood for our […]


INITIATIVE

Mothers of Invention

Toyota

Toyota provides Toyota Driving Solutions grants for women selected as “Mothers of Invention.” These grants are awarded to women addressing some of today’s most pressing global programs with ingenuity. Since 2012, the Toyota Mothers of Invention program has celebrated amazing women whose organizations’ ground-breaking ideas are changing lives, at the Women in the World Summit.



EVENT

Girls in Tech: How to Break the Glass Ceiling

April 13, 2017
San Francisco, CA