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16

Oct

About Tech Girls – and why it matters…

It’s a well-known fact that women are significantly underrepresented in the IT industry so it’s fortunate that there are many programmes within the industry and educational sectors to promote STEM to young women. ... read full post

Posted by:  Rashne Nariman , Resourcing Manager |  16 October 2018

Career, Women in Tech


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07

Jun

ShadowTech 2018 - our report

ShadowTech is a fantastic initiative presented by the New Zealand Technology Association (NZTech) in which young women at school are connected with women working in the tech sector, who act as mentors. ... read full post

Posted by:  Breanna Mudge , Marketing & Communications Coordinator |  07 June 2018

Graduates, ShadowTech, Women in Tech


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15

Mar

When diversity counts… We will all – always – be “dancing”

[Our] reflections on TechWomen’s International Women’s Day events: When diversity counts ... read full post

Posted by:  Katy Sweetman , Marketing Director, Empired Group |  15 March 2018

Women in Tech, Diversity, Inclusion


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22

Dec

Giving young New Zealand girls a start in STEM with Hello Café

For the last six Tuesdays I’ve spent the after school shift in the classroom! No, I am not back to school – I’ve been involved in the Hello Café initiative run by FutureInTech . ... read full post

Posted by:  Cheryl Adams , Practice Manager, Enterprise Solutions |  22 December 2017

Career, Women in Tech


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03

Apr

Last night I met a superhero - Jewella

Last night I met a superhero. Her name was Jewella… by day she’s Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen and she’s amazing! ... read full post

Posted by:  Cheryl Adams , Practice Manager, Enterprise Solutions |  03 April 2017

Women in Tech


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08

Nov

How do we keep school-aged girls interested in careers in IT?

Last year I was privileged to be invited to Otago Polytech’s pre-graduation ceremony for their BIT programme and I love attending this kind of event. The sense of achievement shimmers in the air and the opportunities for the young (and some not quite so young) fill me with an enduring happiness. I should mention too that I get to hear great stories about some of the students that will be joining us – always a buzz. ... read full post

Posted by:  Cheryl Adams , Practice Manager, Enterprise Solutions |  08 November 2016

Career, Women in Tech


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21

Jul

Girls in Tech: mentoring the next generation of IT professionals

As part of the Shadow Tech Mentors initiative, several Intergen staff members each hosted a female high school student from Wellington Girls College, Sacred Heart College, Aotea College and Tawa College, for the day at our Wellington office. ... read full post

Posted by:  Katherine Raureti , Consultant |  21 July 2016

Graduates, ShadowTech, Women in Tech


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