Africa, Interviews

Victoria Ngono – Founder and Executive Director of Girls in STEM Trust

Mentorship played a strong part in cementing my resolve to pursue a career in Tech, it came in various forms and had a lasting impact on my perspective about Technology and STEM in general. Victoria Ngono is the Founder & Executive Director of Girls In STEM Trust, a non-profit organization in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. It has… Read More Victoria Ngono – Founder and Executive Director of Girls in STEM Trust

Asia, Interviews

Thea C. Myhrvold – Founder of TechMeNow and GetBEE

For a career in tech you need positivity and persistence – because technology is always changing. That is the beauty and the curse, you are never done in technology! Thea is the proud founder and CEO of GetBEE and TeachMeNow. Passionate about making knowledge and expertise accessible to all. Digitally transforming education, healthcare and consulting.… Read More Thea C. Myhrvold – Founder of TechMeNow and GetBEE

Australia, Interviews

Sarah Bell – Co-founder of AiRE Software and Mother of Robot Rita

If more women worked in STEM, I think we would ask different questions. Important questions like, ‘How should it serve us in terms of being inclusive?’ and ‘How will we value work that is traditionally female dominated?’ Commentator, agitator, and innovator, Sarah Bell is a co-founder of the proptech startup Aire., Artificial Intelligence for Real… Read More Sarah Bell – Co-founder of AiRE Software and Mother of Robot Rita

Europe, Interviews

Nadia van Bedijk-Dekkers – Founder of “You Need Tech Ladies”

Being creative, personal and sincere has become even more important now in this digitalized era. Nadia van Bedijk-Dekkers is a 32 entrepreneur from the Netherlands and the founder of “You Need Tech Ladies”. YNTL was started with the motto to ‘Empower the women around you’. She has a complete focus on matching female engineers with… Read More Nadia van Bedijk-Dekkers – Founder of “You Need Tech Ladies”

Africa, Interviews

Sylvia Mukasa – Founder and CEO of GlobalX Investments Ltd/GlobalX Innovation Labs

You can be anything you want to be if you put to heart and mind to it, because gender does not define what or who you should/can be. Sylvia is Founder/CEO of GlobalX Investments Ltd/GlobalX Innovation Labs. GlobalX’s provides opportunities for children, developers & entrepreneurs to learn, innovate, and scale up their knowledge in hardware… Read More Sylvia Mukasa – Founder and CEO of GlobalX Investments Ltd/GlobalX Innovation Labs

Asia, Interviews

Esra’a Alsanie – Founder at EnvaTechs and Product Manager at Mawdoo3.com

Women need more confidence, trust and support in order to grow bigger. Unfortunately, I can’t deny that sometimes the first blocker for our growth is us, the limits we build in our minds for what we can achieve, in addition to the tradition of giving men more duties in the tech field. Esra’a Alsanie is… Read More Esra’a Alsanie – Founder at EnvaTechs and Product Manager at Mawdoo3.com

Africa, Interviews

Doris Ojuederie – Founder of Blockchain Ladies Africa

Meet Doris Ojuederie, Founder of Blockchain Ladies Africa, an initiative aiming at uniting African Women via Blockchain Education For Financial Inclusion. What role does technology play in your everyday life? Blockchain technology is my primary source of living. I live the tech life every second…I can’t overemphasize the impact of technology in my everyday life.… Read More Doris Ojuederie – Founder of Blockchain Ladies Africa

Europe, Interviews

Vittoria Millan – Corporate Relationship Manager at Forte Markets

Meet Vittoria Millan – Corporate Relationship Manager at Forte Markets, a company providing tailored advisory and training services within the Banking & Finance sectors impacted by regulatory change. These services are complemented by support to FinTech and RegTech startup ventures through their business life.  Vittoria also launched Women in Tech Global. In a nutshell: What role does technology play… Read More Vittoria Millan – Corporate Relationship Manager at Forte Markets

Asia, Interviews

Nayla Fahed – Co-Founder of The Lebanese Alternative Learning

Meet Nayla Fahed – Co-Founder of the Lebanese Alternative Learning, an EdTech NGO aiming to give every child access to quality education through digital. In a nutshell: What role does technology play in your everyday life? In December 2013 I co-founded the Lebanese Alternative Learning, an EdTech NGO aiming to give every child access to… Read More Nayla Fahed – Co-Founder of The Lebanese Alternative Learning

Asia, Interviews

Humaira Anwar – Social Entrepreneur and Co-founder & COO of “Girl Digital Leader”

Meet Humaira Anwar, co-founder, COO and Master Trainer for “Girl Digital Leader” – a social enterprise that aims to digitally transform the lives of 1 Million young women across the globe. What role does technology play in your everyday life? I’m a proud digital native; I have a very personal connection with technology as I… Read More Humaira Anwar – Social Entrepreneur and Co-founder & COO of “Girl Digital Leader”

Africa, Interviews

Maria Kyamulabye – Community Manager Technical Talent at Andela

Meet Maria Kyamulabye, Community Manager Technical Talent at Andela, a company building distributed engineering teams with Africa’s top software engineers. What role does technology play in your everyday life? I would say that I am a digital hybrid. I had the privilege of getting access to a  computer from a really young age, so I… Read More Maria Kyamulabye – Community Manager Technical Talent at Andela