Disrupting tech’s growing gender gap
January 28, 2021 / 2:00pm AEDT / 11:00am SGT
The global pandemic and remote learning have exacerbated the gender inequalities that Girls Who Code is dedicated to fighting. In 2020, women left the workforce at 4x the rate of men and the tech industry saw an exodus of women in senior leadership.
Hear how Reshma Saujani and Girls Who Code are improving access to technology for millions of young women today, and building the future generation of leaders tomorrow.
Founder & CEO
Girls Who Code
Reshma Saujani is the Founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, the international nonprofit organisation working to close the gender gap in technology and change the image of what a computer programmer looks like and does. She is a bestselling author and over 5 million people have watched her inspiring TED talk.