Women Techmakers is a program created by Google to celebrate International Women’s Day and to highlight the talent of women in technology.
“The Women Techmakers Global Event Series Celebrating International Women’s Day” (WTM IWD), has seen more than 200 global events across 52 countries.
Google strives to cultivate a wholly inclusive workplace around the globe. A key component of that vision is empowering women to pursue their dreams and build tools that change the world.
Having a diversity of perspectives and ideas leads to better decision-making, more relevant products, and makes the industry much more interesting. Google believes that by creating the right environments, programs and policies, women in tech are better positioned to drive transformational change in the industry and beyond.
This community building initiative promotes talented and passionate women and increases the visibility of the Montreal tech community while honoring women in technology.
Women in Technology (WiT) provides visibility, community, and resources for women in technology to drive innovation and participation in the field.
International Women’s Day (IWD), which is on Tuesday March 8, 2016, is a day to celebrate the achievements of women while calling for greater equality within our communities.
Women Techmakers Kisumu powered by Google Developer Group Kisumu, plans to do this by organizing a conference on March 12, 2016, at Planet Media Cinemas, Mega City Mall.