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Ladies Learning Code evolves to bring coding to more Canadians

By Elizabeth Keith Ladies Learning Code has rebranded as Canada Learning Code to reach more Canadians with its programs, according...

October 31st, 2017 IT World Canada

Why Justin Trudeau and Alibaba’s Jack Ma think the tech industry could use more women

TORONTO - Jack Ma didn't think there was anything out of the ordinary about his company. During an appearance Tuesday...

September 27th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Former Obama CTO on importance of STEM

Washington D.C. -  When Megan Smith took the stage for her keynote at the SAS Analytics Experience 2017 conference, she...

September 19th, 2017 Alex Radu

Google engineer who wrote sexist memo is fired: Bloomberg

After writing a 10-page memo that depicted Google Inc.'s approach to a diverse culture as an "echo chamber" that "fosters...

August 8th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Toronto and Vancouver are two of top cities in the world for women entrepreneurs: Dell research

When impediments to female entrepreneurship are removed, there is a dramatic uplift in a city’s economic prospects, according to Dell...

July 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Leadership symposium highlights the need for more women in management positions and how to get there

It’s no secret that gender parity in most industries still has a long way to go. While women make up...

July 6th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Women are seriously under-represented in the Canadian tech sector and it’s not improving: new report

Gender parity in the technology sector still has a way to go, according to a new report from Women in...

July 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Supporting female founders in tech with the Vinetta Project

By Gloria Chik, courtesy of The Vinetta Project TORONTO - Diversity of thought drives innovation and helps deliver companies superior...

July 4th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff
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Fighting ‘the boy’s club’ mentality in cyber security

Few IT leaders would deny that having staff with a wide range of backgrounds is an advantage. But with men...

April 19th, 2017 Howard Solomon
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Women remain ‘Hidden Figures’ in cyber security industry: study

Oscar-nominated Hidden Figures depicted female mathematicians working at NASA in the 1960's, a time when it was unusual to be a...

March 16th, 2017 Brian Jackson