A notable trend in the Australian EduTech space right now is an acute awareness around the need to proactively support particular niche groups.
The Working Lunch will provide women in the gaming industry with networking and mentoring opportunities
The IGEA has announced the launch of The Working Lunch, a program which aims to equip women looking to enter the gaming industry with skills and mentorship.
Tank Stream Labs has announced that it will be hosting ‘Female Entrepreneur Week’ to support female entrepreneurs and increase diversity.
The Government has announced $34 million in funding grants for startups and organisations working on innovative services within the aged care space.
Envato has expanded upon its existing sponsorship of Melbourne-based social enterprise Code Like a Girl, becoming a national partner to help the organisation further build upon its aim to get more Australian girls and women into the tech sector.
The organisation has also begun compiling resources around diversity and inclusion, highlighting best practice and programs to help community members with their own efforts to improve.
Code for Victoria II to place female tech talent in government departments to improve public services
Promising female tech talent will be given the opportunity to effect change within Victoria’s public sector through the Code for Victoria II program.
The first run of DevelopHER is done and dusted and a veritable success: the three participants have each been offered a permanent role at MYOB.
Work Club is a “lifestyle” coworking space offers startups of an opportunity to extend beyond their comfort zone and branch towards innovating new ideas.
Microsoft has announced today that Steven Worrall will step into the role of Australian Managing Director for the company.
BlueChilli hosting local leg of Lady Problems hackathon to tackle issues preventing female entrepreneurship
BlueChilli has announced it will be hosting the Australian leg of the Lady Problems hackathon this October, an initiative launched by AngelHack addressing the problems that prevent female entrepreneurship.
A few months after announcing its intent to touch down in Australia, Girls in Tech officially launched its local chapter last night at The Kelvin Club in Melbourne, a men-only venue once upon a time.
Griffin Accelerator program has revealed the five startups taking part in its three-month intensive program, with this year demonstrating a focus on women-led startups and businesses.
Diverse City Careers (DCC) has today announced a strategic partnership with Women in Technology (WiT), looking to empower women in information the technology and life sciences industries.
Atlassian says team diversity is the benchmark against which it will measure its progress going forward
Just a quarter of Australian software giant Atlassian’s global workforce is made up of women, while 73 percent of its US-based employees are white, the first diversity figures revealed by the company today show.