Meet SVIP Intern Grace Chen

Posted: 10.19.2016

The SVIP program facilitates paid one-year internships in Silicon Valley for software graduates around the world. This is a series of interviews with the latest round of SVIP interns to hit Silicon Valley. First up, Grace Chen.   Where are you from? I grew up in Taiwan and went to university...

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State of Women in Technology Survey Results: Trump, Hillary, Gender Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and More

Posted: 09.21.2016

Thanks to VentureBeat and AsAm News for their early coverage In order to continue advocating for social change in technology -- fighting for salary parity, encouraging girls to pursue careers in tech, and increase advancement of women in leadership roles, amongst other issues -- Girls in Tech will be conducting a...


What Would Happen “If Girls Ran the World?”

Posted: 07.28.2016

Powered by purpose, everydayhero®, a Blackbaud (NASDAQ:BLKB) company and innovative crowdfundraising platform, is bringing together thousands with its unique charity adventure, If Girls Ran the World, to collectively and virtually run around the world. Moved by the missions of charities that empower women and girls globally and to coincide...

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Girls in Tech Taiwan Congratulates Hackathon Winner Safetii

Posted: 11.30.2015

Girls in Tech Taiwan hosted its launch event in partnership with Facebook on 11/14-11/15. The event started with an introduction session of Girls in Tech, a mini workshop of value proposition, a tech talent panel featured panelists from Uber, Cisco, LinkedIn(former employee) and Digital River, and ended with a 12-hr...

Elizabeth Gore, Adriana Gascoigne, Anwaar Al-Zireeni (LPN USA Winner, Founder of Privail) and Duncan Logan

Happy Women’s Entrepreneurship Day!

Posted: 11.19.2015

Elizabeth Gore, Adriana Gascoigne, Anwaar Al-Zireeni (LPN USA Winner, Founder of Privail) and Duncan Logan Women's Entrepreneurship Day is a worldwide movement with the defining goal to empower women and their businesses, as well as gather a think tank of leaders to amplify and enhance key...

Why ‘Girls’ and not ‘Women’?

Posted: 10.01.2015

Girls in Tech recently engaged in an email exchange with some women who were offended by the use of the word 'Girls' in "Girls in Tech" and 'Lady' in "Lady Pitch Night". We apologized to these women for any misunderstanding or offensiveness caused. We also wanted to provide insight...

Moving Forward with Wonderful Websites

Posted: 03.02.2015

As we start to near the finish line of our very first global classroom, GIT WEB 101, the students have navigated infographics, wireframes and more with ease, and we are now introducing webpage design. The girls are constructing two websites, one each for weeks 4 and 5, before we...

GITWEB101: Infographics and Inspiration

Posted: 01.29.2015

It’s almost the halfway point for the first Girls in Tech Global classroom course. The digital classroom is composed of girls ages 13–18 who represent a variety of nations, including Denmark, England, Pakistan, Tunisia and the United States. Recently, students completed their Web Design Process Infographic assignments and shared the...

The Inspiring Lives and Legacies of Women in Science and Technology

Posted: 01.26.2015

The White House recently launched a website dedicated to promoting the growth and awareness of women in STEM .The Untold History of Women in Science and Technology offers users the opportunity to listen to women from the Obama administration share the stories of the women in STEM who influenced...

AMPLIFY application criteria

Posted: 07.20.2013

AMPLIFY application criteria. How To Enter AMPLIFY 2013 Entrepreneurial Business Pitch Competition 1.) Fill out the AMPLIFY 2013 application form and profile online or if you already have a Vator startup profile, you can easily submit that. You may continue updating your online application up to the closing date...