Gender & Tech. New Ideas for a More Diverse Future
Th/20/June/09:30 - 10:30
Panel discussion Speaker: Sarah Chen, Nanjira Sambuli, Elena Knox, Hiltrud Werner Presented by: Gitte Zschoch (EUNIC Global) Language: English/German Lichthaus Kino 1
Diversity is one of the key terms of the future: the more diverse the team behind a product, the more likely it is that the final outcome will satisfy the requirements of a broad swathe of the population. That also applies to the technology and digital sectors. The proportion of women in information technology nonetheless still remains very low, for a whole host of different reasons. The panel discusses ways to counteract this state of affairs and presents tangible projects and goals.