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Connection Silicon Valley bridges networking gap between Canada and Silicon Valley

In a male-dominated industry, Joanne Fedeyko, CEO of Connection Silicon Valley (CSV), believes it’s really important for women “to be more bold” and go...

Amazon makes $525,000 donation to Canada Learning Code

Amazon.com Inc. has announced it will be donating $525,000 to Canada Learning Code to help improve and develop digital literacy programs across Canada.

Igloo VP discusses women in tech at Microsoft Inspire

Being a leader who creates a positive environment, one that helps break down barriers, is a core belief of Igloo Software vice president of technology Julie Forsythe.

A Canadian digital fix: Bold ideas required

Government strategy to grow ICT has to do more than just create new startups.

How one Toronto tech startup is using AI to improve management systems

Toronto based Tealbook is being recognized with a venture capital investment for its use of artificial intelligence (AI) in revolutionizing the world of supplier...

Workshops for women in technology are failing women

It's time for women in tech panels to stop talking about soft skills and self-empowerment and start seriously trying to solve the inequality problem the industry faces.

Developer 30 Under 30 2018 highlights young Canadian software pros

She started her career as a support engineer, but after completing a coding bootcamp Leigha Mitchell finds herself in a developer role at a fast-growing startup and on the Developer 30 under 30 list.

Diversity champions announced at Nova Scotia’s 3rd Digital Diversity Awards

Three women in Nova Scotia’s ICT sector walked home with some hardware Tuesday during Digital Nova Scotia’s third Digital Diversity Awards in Halifax.

CATA’s winning women of 2018 on the value of mentorship

Some of the leading women in Canada's tech scene were recognized with awards from CATA, and all agree that mentorship is critical to career development for women in the field.

Lenovo’s women in tech panel opens up about industry gaps, offers actionable insight

The gender gap within the technology sector is no secret, but the number of events focused on women that have sprung up in recent months indicate that the industry is trying to change its stripes.


Making the technology space a more inclusive and equal playing field requires everyone to work towards those goals. Check back often for stories that expand on how men can support these efforts from leadership positions, and highlight some of the work that’s already been done.

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The WIT Network Conference in photos

The more than 400 people who showed up at the WIT Network Conference event March 5 in Toronto was a clear sign that fostering an inclusive workforce in tech is a goal worth pursuing.

10 women advancing AI in Canada

As International Women’s Day is fast approaching, we have rounded up a list of 10 women advancing AI in Canada to celebrate their strides and accomplishments. 

2018 Women in IT Channel Recognition Luncheon at a glance

The 7th annual Women in the IT Channel Recognition Luncheon featured a full house, four new honourees and several guest speakers.