Pragmatic Works and the PASS Women in Tech chapter are co-sponsoring a webinar series featuring women speakers.
I presented a session on “A Case for Women in Technology” explaining why we are all affected by the lack of women studying and working in tech. The recording is available here. And here are the slides from that presentation:
The presentation includes a link to a trailer for an upcoming documentary. This short video makes a good case for why we need more women creating technology.
There are many organizations doing good and important work on this issue. Here are some of them:
Here are the publications I referenced in my slides:
Women in IT: The Facts
Why Diversity Matters
Women in IT: By the Numbers
posted @ Tuesday, March 05, 2013 8:15 PM
My name is Denise McInerney. I have been a DBA and Data Analyst, and currently work as a Data Engineer. I am a member of the PASS Board of Directors and active in supporting Women in Technology.