NCWIT: Getting more Women and Girls in IT

In May I had the opportunity to attend the NCWIT Summit, a gathering of  hundreds of leaders from the NCWIT community of educators, entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and social scientists to discuss research, ideas, and action items for narrowing the gender gap in fields of technology and IT. Attempting to provide more opportunities for women in…

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Technology: Solving Global Issues

Last week I had the opportunity to travel to Seattle to visit the Microsoft headquarters and take part in their annual  Imagine Cup, the world’s leading student technology competition. Thirty-four student teams representing 34 countries competed for the grand prize, $50,000 towards building out their companies and in turn, their dreams. The winners were judged…

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