Iconic Fashion Designer & Founder Rebecca Minkoff to Take the Stage at Girls in Tech Catalyst

Posted: 04.11.2017

Iconic fashion designer, founder and passionate advocate for women in business. These are just a few of the reasons why we admire Rebeccca Minkoff, the tenacious, self-made designer. And, we’re proud to announce that she’ll be taking the stage at Girls in Tech Catalyst 2017, our largest annual event. You...

Closing the Gender Gap in STEM Fields

Posted: 03.17.2017

By Cassie Phillips When it comes to studying STEM subjects at school, male and female students perform equally well. Unfortunately, this parity doesn’t always carry over into the professional world where there is a significant gender gap in the science and technology workforces. As important as it is to investigate...

Help Educate the Next Generation of Female Entrepreneurs. #StartHerSuccess with Girls in Tech.

Posted: 03.06.2017

Girls in Tech has once again teamed up with everydayhero for a global fundraising initiative. This time, we’re joining forces to fund our Success Factors Boot Camp in the #StartHerSuccess campaign! This is a fundraising campaign that will celebrate female entrepreneurship around the globe. All funds collected will go to...

Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference Returns to San Francisco

Posted: 02.21.2017

The Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference is back—and its returning to the hub of entrepreneurship and tech, San Francisco. Join us for three incredible days of raw, gritty, authentic “TedX-style” presentations from some of the most revered women in tech and business. This will be the “largest intimate” tech...

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...

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...

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...

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...