Women & IT News

Growing Awareness of Sexual Harassment Has Turned the Focus of Our Conversation About Women on the Men in the Room

November 13, 2017

Entrepreneurial Alliance member Representative as well as Talent Sonar Founder and CEO Laura Mather writes this thoughtful piece on the need for men leaders to fulfill multiple roles: “In other words, a male leader of integrity is not only expected to advocate for women and champion diversity, but they also must act to correct and stop sexist and racist behavior.”

Need to Address the Dropout Rate of Women in Tech: Paula Stern

November 11, 2017

NCWIT Policy and Media Consultant Paula Stern spoke to BusinessLine on the need for a greater push of upskilling, the continued biases women face in technology, and more.

CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ Signatories Gather to Take Actionable Steps Toward Advancing Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

November 10, 2017

NCWIT CEO and Co-founder Lucy Sanders is among 70 leading corporate and academic signatories of the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ (CEO Action), convened for an inaugural closed-door discussion. This session was designed for CEOs to identify short and long-term actions that the business community can achieve within their own organizations and as a collective coalition to advance diversity and inclusion within the workplace.

Two Honored at Excellence in Leadership Luncheon and Lecture

November 9, 2017

NCWIT Social Science Advisory Board Member Brenda J. Allen and Academic Alliance Member Representative Penina Axelrad receive accolades from University of Colorado Boulder.