Women in Technology Archives - Page 2

Only one woman applied for information security job, a clear signal that ‘something isn’t working right’

Women are slowly increasing their numbers in cybersecurity-related jobs across Canada. Still, Gayleen Gray, the assistant-vice-president and CTO of McMaster...

March 13th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Don’t accept ‘no,’ women who want careers in cybersecurity can get one, says Juniper Networks exec

Samantha Madrid's path to becoming vice-president of Juniper Networks' security business began in high school when she was told, 'no'....

March 11th, 2020 Howard Solomon

How a nine-year-old’s question sparked a Canadian cybersecurity conference for women

There are many statistics that illustrate the shaky state of careers for women in IT in Canada, especially for those...

February 20th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Movement starts to have Canada declare Sept. 1 as International Women in Cyber Day

In a bid to recognize the effort women play in strengthening online security in an overwhelmingly male profession, a group...

February 19th, 2020 Howard Solomon

AMD CEO Lisa Su joins Cisco’s board of directors

AMD chief executive officer Lisa Su officially joined Cisco's board of directors Jan. 27 to help guide the company on...

January 28th, 2020 Tom Li

Diversity more than just meeting numbers, everyone needs to ‘go all in’ says #movethedial founder

Women account for only about 25 per cent of Canada’s tech industry, and it's a number that's remained stagnant over...

November 19th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

ITWC’s 2020 flagship events program revealed

ITWC, Canada’s largest content provider serving the IT industry,  is pleased to announce the 2020 schedule for its flagship events...

October 15th, 2019 Steve Proctor

Survey shows that Canadian women still don’t feel welcome by tech companies

Nearly 50 per cent of women in Canada don’t think tech companies really want to hire them, according to a...

September 30th, 2019 Alex Coop

The status of Canadian women in cyber security called ‘sad’

BRAMPTON, Ont. -- Let us travel in a time machine to the dark, sexist past of Canada. Way back, about...

July 19th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Collision 2019: Diversity in technology still has a ‘long way to go’, says Cisco’s Rola Dagher

All the tech innovations at Collision 2019 can't hide the fact that most leadership positions in the industry are not...

May 22nd, 2019 Tom Li