Women in IT

Inspiring the next generation

Edited by BCS The Chartered Institute for IT

Publication date: 01 Oct 2014

Gender diversity still poses a major challenge in the IT and telecoms industry, with women making up less than 20 per cent of the IT workforce. This ebook seeks to encourage more girls and women to consider a career in IT by showcasing the lives and careers of female IT professionals, entrepreneurs and academics. Its aim is not only to demonstrate the advantages of a career in IT to girls and women, but also to emphasise the proven benefits of gender diversity in the workplace
Ebook (VitalSource) - £2.99

Ebook ISBN-13: 9781780172880

96 pages

Imprint: BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT

Foreword
Preface
1. Some background
2. IT professionals
2.1 Entrepreneurs
3. Academics
4. An interview with Karen Spaerck-Jones
5. Useful links