Girls in Tech Havana Nights

Join Us: Girls in Tech Havana Nights Fundraising Gala

Posted: 09.28.2017

Girls in Tech is bringing the excitement and magic of Havana Nights, straight to San Francisco! It all happens November 17, at our second annual fundraising gala, an exclusive evening designed to reflect on our accomplishments throughout the year, ramp up for the future, and recognize some incredible leadership...

Female Entrepreneurs on the Rise: 5 to Keep an Eye On

Posted: 09.14.2017

The numbers often look a bit grim when it comes to women in tech. But, here’s an optimistic statistic to end your week: women are founding companies at an accelerated rate, and today there are now more than 9 million women-owned businesses throughout the U.S. In fact, women owned...

Making the Transition from Founder to Leader

Posted: 06.05.2017

How do you go from doing everything for your startup, and having your head in the weeds, to becoming an inspirational leader? This is the ultimate challenge for startup founders from all backgrounds. It’s one thing to be taken by an idea and to work on your “baby” full-time...

A Mindset for Change: Problem-Solving with Girls in Tech CEO Adriana Gascoigne

Posted: 12.15.2016

By Parisa Bazl and Josh Calixto, Infor Amplify winner, Pandia Health, accepting the prize. The more entrenched a problem is, the more convoluted it can be to solve. We see this all the time in enterprise software. “Modernize this ERP platform” isn’t just a task, it’s an...

SAP SConnect16

Tweet to Get $1 Donated to Girls in Tech!

Posted: 10.03.2016

Today we kick off a very special partnership with SAP SuccessFactors. They’ve generously pledged $1 for every tweet that uses these two hashtags: #sconnect16 #All4GIT. This demonstrates SAP SuccessFactors’ solid commitment to empowering and encouraging women in tech around the globe! SAP SuccessFactors provides innovative technology solutions to help HR...

immigration and entrepreneurship

What’s Going On with Entrepreneurship and Immigration

Posted: 09.07.2016

This is the first in a two-part blog series focused on entrepreneurship and immigration. In our next post, we’ll share some thoughts on this issue from the perspective of immigrant entrepreneurs. These days, you don’t have to be in Silicon Valley to get the latest news on entrepreneurship. In fact,...

AMPLIFY Pitch Competition

AMPLIFY Women’s Pitch Night is Now Open for Applicants

Posted: 07.21.2016

AMPLIFY, Girls in Tech’s exclusive pitch night for female founded startups, and the world’s largest women’s startup pitch competition, is now open for applicants applying to its 2016 event. Any startup with at least one female founding member is welcome to apply for a chance to win seed funding,...


The Ladies of Highway1: Female Success Stories From a Hardware Accelerator

Posted: 06.01.2016

Hardware startups present a unique mix of challenges: dealing with manufacturing partners; working to a timeline with domino-like impact; mastering a scalable prototype. Highway1 is a startup accelerator that exists to help early stage companies address these particular hardware complexities. In a four-month program, startup founders gain exclusive access...

Girls in Tech UK Celebrates Mentoring Program Graduation

Posted: 03.22.2016

Girls in Tech UK celebrated the finale of its very first Girls in Tech UK Mentoring Program just last week with a graduation party hosted by Decoded. The goal of the mentoring program was to link professional women in their 20s and 30s women with influential figures from the London technology industry,...

Cheryl Porro of Girls in Tech

Catalyst Conference 2016: Interview with Cheryl Porro of

Posted: 03.02.2016

In anticipation of Catalyst 2016, we’re highlighting some of our incredible speakers. First up: Cheryl Porro, CTO of Check out the rest of the inspiring speaker line-up, and read Cheryl’s full bio here. What will you be speaking about at the Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference? What it is like...