Women in tech


Nine Australian female entrepreneurs to watch this year

1:08PM | Wednesday, 6 January 2016 |  2016 is set to be the year of female entrepreneurs in Australia.

Women get a much needed boost in research funding gender equity plan

11:19AM | Wednesday, 25 November 2015 |  Fewer women apply for research grants than men, but they're just as successful at winning grants as men once they apply.

Ada Lovelace and the role models who guide women towards a life less ordinary

10:52PM | Friday, 16 October 2015 |  A century before the first computers, Ada Lovelace wrote a study on the potential of Charles Babbage’s yet-to-be-built Analytical Engine.

Running out of heart, not money, the cause of startup failure: Christina Wodtke

10:11PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 |  Silicon Valley startup consultant Christina Wodtke says she’s seen more startups fail because they’ve forgotten what’s important.

Women in tech must 'lean in': Professor Gillian Triggs

10:44PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 |  Work should be about tasks accomplished rather than time spent in the office, according to Professor Gillian Triggs.

Kids, study and a big technology business: Why Emma Lo Russo did it all at once

10:17PM | Thursday, 1 October 2015 |  Despite being at the height of a leadership career, becoming a stay-at-home mother seemed like the right thing for Emma Lo Russo to do.

Four leaders talk about the key barriers to more women working in IT

9:11PM | Wednesday, 30 September 2015 |  As you are probably aware, rhetoric around the number of women working in the Australian technology industry has heightened in recent months.

CopyConnect the star of AWShine

9:49PM | Monday, 7 September 2015 |  Julia Clavien’s team were the last to form and last to pitch, but eventually finished the AWShine Diversity Hack in first place.

Men’s rights activists use 1950s law to destroy ‘women in tech’ groups

9:44AM | Friday, 4 September 2015 |  Men’s rights activists are using an anti-discrimination law from the 1950s to shut down organisations and events aiming to promote women in tech.

Stop worrying and become a great tech entrepreneur: How Cyan Ta’eed did it

9:14PM | Tuesday, 1 September 2015 |  Cyan Ta'eed's recently become one of the most sought-after women on the speaker circuit, especially for tech and entrepreneurial events.