Women in Technology

U.S. CIO Suzette Kent: Federal IT transformation needs the skills of women

by • 4 years ago

"Results have proven that women are more effective collaborators and what you deliver is actually better," Kent said at a Women in Federal IT and Cyber event on Thursday.

Program gets women coding with NASA data

by • 6 years ago

After the Open Innovation Team at NASA noticed that participants in the International Space Apps Challenge were overwhelmingly men — about 80 percent of them — they decided to tackle how to engage more women in tech through a year-long study. Two initiatives were born out of that work: NASA Datanauts and a one-day boot camp to prep people before the International Space Apps Challenge.