writes copy 05 Jan 2021

20 worthwhile conferences for women in tech

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Diversity is a hot topic in the tech industry '” and because it's discussed frequently, it might be easy to feel like things have already changed. But according to a recent  Women in Technology  report from IDC, only 42% of women feel their employer offered equal pay, compared to 75% of men who feel the same.Additionally, 56% of women feel that women are underrepresented in STEM fields in their organization compared to 26% of men. Women also feel that their workplace is more geared towards men (45%), that there is a lack of support for women in STEM (33%) and that taking time off for family will impact their career opportunities (35%).[ Join an organization dedicated to uplifting women in tech to gain access to networking and advocacy resources aimed at closing the IT gender gap. | Get the latest career insights by signing up for our newsletters. ] Whether you already have a strong network of women colleagues in your industry or if you're looking to expand your community, there are a number of conferences designed for women in STEM fields. And most of these aren't just for women '” they're open to allies and anyone who supports diversity and inclusion in the workplace.To read this article in full, please click here

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