Women in tech

Envato is on the hunt for female engineers, doubling its entry level ‘apprentice’ program

- August 29, 2022 2 MIN READ

There’s been plenty of discussion around tech jobs and the role of women in the sector ahead of this week’s federal government Jobs and Skills Summit summit. Melbourne tech company Envato is looking to address both issues by doubling the size of its Developer Apprentice Program, which provides an entry-level pathway for aspiring female engineers.… Read more »

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A numbers game: CalcTree is helping engineers reduce the risk of calculation errors 

- December 15, 2021 3 MIN READ

In the engineering world, everything comes down to numbers. If there are any mistakes throughout the planning and construction phase of a project, there can be huge financial and safety risks.  For that reason, engineers, in particular, have to spend hours working through complex formulas and equations to make sure anything that gets built is… Read more »


Gender disparity in engineering: Dr Bronwyn Evans shares her view

- October 23, 2013 3 MIN READ

Engineers Australia recently named Dr Bronwyn Evans, Professional Engineer of the Year 2013. After earning the prestigious title, Dr Evans spoke exclusively with Shoe String about the gender disparity in the engineering industry and her drive to change society’s perception of what it means to be an engineer – especially for women.