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Mar. 25, 2021 12:39 pm

More than half of women in tech have experienced gender discrimination, per this Dice survey

The report breaks down gender and racial diversity issues that more than 9,000 technologists have seen at their companies.

Mar. 16, 2021 5:00 pm

What the pandemic can teach us about narrowing the gender gap in tech

Family-supporting policies, employee resource groups: The strategies these Philly companies used during the challenging past year could propel equity in workplaces moving forward.

Feb. 22, 2021 9:12 am

The Philly region ranked 13th on this 2021 list of best cities for women in tech

We dropped three spots from our ninth-place ranking in 2020, and nine spots from our third-place ranking in 2019. But there are income gains to report.

Feb. 18, 2021 12:37 pm

How I Got Here: Lillian Klasen studied public health. Now, she codes to help people live healthier lives

"It’s all magic and why my job excites me is that I like to solve problems," said the Benefits Data Trust software engineer. "You don’t have to be Albert Einstein or some wiz to do this."

Feb. 16, 2021 12:08 pm

Data science is a field full of opportunity, say these women in leadership roles

Directors at IKEA Digital, Facebook and Poshmark share tips on how to succeed in the field.

Nov. 9, 2020 12:46 pm

Employees must feel secure when discussing difficult topics at work

A traumatic year including police brutality and a stressful election has raised awareness for companies' needs to give voice to their employees' lived experiences. But there are better ways to do it.

Sep. 10, 2020 12:00 pm

Why Nerd Street Gamers is hosting an all-women VALORANT tournament this weekend

"The main goal is to provide a competitive platform for these teams to be seen, whether it's to showcase some badass talent, or to show a younger demographic of women gamers that there's a place at the table for them."

May 18, 2020 12:37 pm

Here’s what to expect from the virtual Women in Tech Summit this July

Including the option to donate a ticket to someone with financial need, or an essential worker.

Mar. 31, 2020 12:41 pm

Celebrating women’s contributions to the tech industry, in Philly and beyond

OpenForge design lead Rachel Bennett asks: What can we do to celebrate the accomplishments of women while also working to shrink the still-wide gender gap?

Mar. 9, 2020 1:34 pm

A Penn engineering professor’s take on what the women behind the ENIAC would think of today’s tech

The six women who programmed the first computer will represent Pennovation Works at Philly Tech Week 2020 presented by Comcast.

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