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Q&A: Women entrepreneurs and the gender funding gap Special

Memphis - Many discussions around women in business look at the gender pay gap. However, to achieve equality in pay, and to encourage women entrepreneurs, the process must start with equality in funding, explains Leslie Smith, CEO of Epicenter.

Q&A: Sagit Manor on being a female CEO in cybersecurity Special

Sagit Manor of Nyotron is quite different from most CEOs in the cyber sector, her story of how a woman came to run a major cybersecurity operation provides inspiration for many thinking about entering STEM occupations.

Q&A: It's important to bring women’s voices to tech conferences Special

Companies have the opportunity to elevate women leaders and shift the perception of tech conferences as male-dominated events. Lin Classon of Ensono explains how and why a a more representative environment is needed.

The best technology companies for women in 2019 revealed

Fairygodboss, a career community for women, has announced the winners of its annual Best Technology Companies for Women list. This list is compiled based on the feedback and reviews from women in the community.

Accellerate announces program for Canadian women in tech

Connection Silicon Valley is hosting its next Accellerate women’s program to boost connections between Canada’s incredible female founders and tech leaders and the collaborative community of Silicon Valley.

The Big Push to accelerate the growth of women-led tech firms

Female business accelerator the Big Push is launching a new series aimed at supporting and promoting female-led technology related businesses in Canada. The aim is help redress the imbalance of women in the tech field.

Girls Who Code announce expansion plans

Girls Who Code is a non-profit working to close the gender gap in technology by teaching young girls computer science. The organization launched in Canada in November 2018 and it now plans to expand further.

The push to get more women in tech is only just starting

London - Many governments are seeking ways to get more women to enter technology fields. This includes the U.K., which launched an initiative at the end of 2017. One year on, how much progress has been made?

Women in CleanTech Challenge selects 10 semifinalists

Toronto - After a lengthy summer selection process, the review committee for the Women in Cleantech Challenge has picked 10 inspiring women for the competition’s semifinal round, being held on Sept. 18 at MaRS Discovery District in downtown Toronto.

California may become the first state to mandate women on boards

California is currently looking at a bill that would require publicly traded companies headquartered in the state to have at least one woman on its board of directors.

Canada challenges women to lead the Cleantech future

Toronto - Women are underrepresented in the innovation economy, and the Government of Canada plans to change that. Only five percent of Canadian tech companies have a sole woman founder or CEO, and only 13 percent of companies have a woman co-founder.

Startups believe there is a gender bias problem

New research released by Unilever Foundry found that four in 10 female startup founders frequently experience gender bias while running their businesses.

MoveTheDial founder Jodi Kovitz talks diversity and inclusion

MoveTheDial founder and AceTech CEO Jodi Kovitz is pushing for tech businesses to put diversity and inclusion at the forefront of their development.

Toronto Tech Summit offers real insights into improving business Special

Toronto - At the Toronto Tech Summit speakers explained how to streamline your product design efforts, how to build user testing programs that get customers involved in the product creation process and strategies to close the gender gap in the tech industry.

Op-Ed: Women in tech - What women don’t want, defined

Sydney - Neo feminism is a lot less rhetorical and more focused than old feminism. The general approach is “To hell with you, if you don’t do it, I’ll do it myself”. It's now a question of what women don't want, as much as what they do.

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