Editor’s note: this is a guest post from Anna Brailsford, CEO at Code First Girls, a UK-based non-profit that trains women in IT skills and helps companies to develop more female‑friendly recruitment policies. Today is Women’s Entrepreneurship Day. Looking back on 2020 so far, it has become clear that the economic fallout from COVID-19 is […]
Inspiring Fifty has today, not coincidentally on International Women’s Day, published its list of the top 50 most inspiring women in European tech.
A recent panel discussion of women from top investment firms (500 Startups, Index Ventures and Hasso Plattner Ventures) revealed interesting insights on tech’s diversity problem.
Gender inequality, particularly in the technology industry, is an enormous problem, also in Europe. Alex Barrera takes a look at a number of organisations and initiatives that are trying to change the ratio.