Girls in Tech Catalyst London: Martha Lane Fox, Founder, Doteveryone

Posted: 03.15.2018

Girls in Tech’s flagship event is making its way to London on March 28! The one-day event will be packed full of authentic presentations from some of the most revered female leaders in the world. Hear revolutionary speakers tell the story of their journey to the top, share career...

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Girls in Tech Introduces #Ladybrags, a Movement That Celebrates Women in the Workforce

Posted: 03.08.2018

Girls in Tech, a non-profit organization focused on the empowerment, entrepreneurship, engagement, and education of women in technology, today announced their #Ladybrags campaign, a movement that motivates and uplifts women. To celebrate International Women’s Day, the organization is calling on women to empower each other and celebrate their achievements....

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Girls in Tech Catalyst London: Meet Claire Valoti, General Manager at Snap

Posted: 02.15.2018

Girls in Tech’s flagship event is making its way to London on March 28! The one-day event will be packed full of authentic presentations from some of the most revered female leaders in the world. Hear revolutionary speakers tell the story of their journey to the top, share career...

Girls in Tech Catalyst London Speakers

Girls in Tech Catalyst London: Meet Avid Larizadeh Duggan

Posted: 02.07.2018

Girls in Tech’s flagship event is making its way to London on March 28! The one-day event will be packed full of authentic presentations from some of the most revered female leaders in the world. Hear revolutionary speakers tell the story of their journey to the top, share career...

Meet the 2017 AMPLIFY Pitch Competition Finalists

Posted: 10.10.2017

The Girls in Tech’s AMPLIFY Pitch Competition entries did not disappoint this year. We received 294 applications, the largest number to date. While it was difficult to choose the “best” startups among such an ambitious, diverse applicant base, our discerning judges have chosen. Read on to learn more about the...

Girls in Tech Celebrates 10 years. Help us enable girls and women around the world to pursue their dreams while you pursue yours

Posted: 08.31.2017

Ten years ago, I was eager to join the tech industry when I made my way to Silicon Valley. The only problem was everyday, I’d go to work and be the only woman. Besides feeling isolated, I know that without the female perspective, without 50% of the population’s voice,...

Girls in Tech’s Sophia Mahfooz Promoted to COO

Posted: 08.16.2017

We have exciting news on the Girls in Tech Corporate front: we’re expanding our leadership team by promoting Sophia Mahfooz to Chief Operating Officer! Sophia has been with Girls in Tech for more than a year in the Director of Global Partnerships Role, where she’s made a remarkable impact...

Girls in Tech Hacking 4 Humanity Hits San Francisco

Posted: 07.19.2017

Girls in Tech Hacking 4 Humanity is a hackathon inspired by social good. The concept: bring the best creative people, technical folks and design thinkers together to see what social problems they can hack over a two-day event. Hacking 4 Humanity is making its way around the globe; San...

Sexual harassment in Silicon Valley

Open Letter: What We Can Do About Sexual Harassment in Silicon Valley

Posted: 07.11.2017

I’ve been watching the news closely this past week as so many courageous women have come forward to talk about the sexual harassment they’ve experienced from male venture capitalists. I’m appalled and shaken by allegations in Katie Benner’s NYT piece that point to several prominent men in the VC space...

Girls in Tech launches Global Classroom

We’re Partnering with S&P Global to Offer Free Programming Courses to Women Around the World!

Posted: 04.05.2017

Girls in Tech, in partnership with S&P Global, will be launching Global Classroom on April 10, a comprehensive online technology program targeted to women around the world. This eight-week course teaches critical science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills needed for a career in computer programming, while also providing...