"Wir brauchen einen gesellschaftlichen Bewusstseinswandel, damit sich die Karrierewege von Frauen und Männern angleichen können", sagte BITKOM-Hauptgeschäftsführer Bernhard Rohleder auf der CeBIT in Hannover.
Empowering women in tech lessons from rails
Empowering Women in Tech -Lessons from Rails Girls Zurich by Stella Schieffer
«We have a massive image problem» Abraham Bernstein, Professor for Computer Science, Universität ZürichImage-ProblemTechnical, abstract, mathematicalLife in front of the computerComputer ScientistsShy, badly dressed, eating pizza, drinking cokeFear of being the only womanFear to standout, lacking confidenceCultural prejudiceTechnical jobs are not for girls
Why are women an asset?Users Developers 20-30 year old men develop for 20-30 year old men
Women can be excited about IT & web developmentIt needs a• Welcoming atmosphere to open up – Good Food & Drinks – Great Event Space• Active Coaches & Personal Support – Girls are shy to ask questions – Simple explanations to a flood of new techy words