Women in tech in Focus – Propelling the future women leaders to new heights
03 Sep 2023
Women make up only 25% of computer-science related jobs, according to the Pew Research Center, Women are even less represented in engineering, making up just 14% of the workforce.
This panel session will give the stage to trail blazing women who can share their challenges, career journey and what they would advise for those looking to enter this industry. What are the first steps to take if you are looking to transition into a tech role? And what would they have done differently on their journey? The panel will also examine why so many women also leave the tech industry, and what be done to reverse this to focus on retention and progression, also looking at returning to work post maternity leave, keep in touch days.