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Hacking the Norm: Girls Like Tech, Too

How SAP Software & Solutions is helping inspire young women to pursue careers in tech.

By Kate Morgan (Head of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Strategic Partnerships for North America, SAP Software & Solutions)

The SAP Palo Alto office transformed into a workspace for 60 middle school girls on a Saturday this fall. Giving up their day off and getting out of their comfort zones, these middle school students were there for a day-long workshop in computer science and technology – Girlsmarts4tech. The hope? To inspire these young women to pursue careers in tech.

The Grace Hopper Conference: A Celebration of Women in Computing

“Diversity drives innovation – when we limit who can contribute, we in turn limit what problems we can solve.” ~ Telle Whitney, President & CEO of Anita Borg Institute

On October 8th, 7500 women and 500 men came together in Phoenix, Arizona for a three day celebration. The Grace Hopper Conference (GHC) presented by the Anita Borg Institute in partnership with the Association of Computing Machinery, is the largest gathering of women technologists in the world and i

Celebrating Girls in Technology – The Power of Mentorship


Today is International Girls in ICT Day and Cisco has been celebrating all month long by hosting fun and instructive mentoring events that have been designed to help to educate young women about careers in information and communications technology (ICT). With over 70 events taking place globally from Belarus to Boxborough, one thing is clear – girls love technology! Let’s work together to keep it that way.

Four Secrets of One Women’s Success in the IT Industry


This post was written by guest blogger Patrice D’Eramo, who, as Vice President of the Americas Field Marketing Organization, leads field marketing for Cisco’s largest geographic region with $25 billion in annual sales. 

STEM Stories: The Faces Of Women In Technology (SHARE YOURS)


Originally published on Huffington Post

Now more than ever, the importance of STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education is at the forefront of our national discourse.

But the conversation around STEM goes hand in hand with another issue: the importance of women in technology, and related fields that have long been dominated by men.


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