Tag: women-in-tech

29 Mar 2017 · by Peipei Yu Pollmann
This year for Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, Boxers reflected on why these celebrations are important to them, shared their stories with each other, and allowed us to tweet some of them throughout the month. When I read their reflections, I was struck by two things: how...
08 Mar 2017 · by Joy Ebertz
With today being International Women’s Day, I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about what the day means to me. Why is it significant? Throughout the world the day represents different things to different people and is celebrated in many different ways. So why do *I* find it important? What...
07 Oct 2014 · by Heidi Williams
Many times during my career in technology, I've questioned what I was doing, what my goals were, or which direction I wanted to go next. Having a mentor who was a sounding board and role model has been key in helping me navigate my career choices and make decisions. I still remember when my mentor...
29 Sep 2014 · by Komal Mangtani
Next week, we're sending 23 delegates to the annual Grace Hopper Conference celebrating women engineers. We've been sending a delegation to the annual meeting of women engineers for three years and each time, the planning begins earlier. (This year, we started in February.) While in Phoenix, we'll...
16 Oct 2013 · by Tamar Bercovici
I had the pleasure of attending the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing conference last week for the first time. Being at a conference with so many talented technical women felt absurdly novel. There were lots of interesting discussions on why the percentage of women in computing is so...
22 Oct 2012 · by Natasha Vinnik
This year’s Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing conference was held in Baltimore, MD and attracted over 3500 attendees from across the globe. The conference is the world’s largest gathering of women in computing, and is comprised of a variety of technical, academic and leadership talks...
20 Sep 2012 · by Ketki Warudkar
It's a rare treat to have several prominent leaders from different companies together in the same room sharing insights about their successes, but that's exactly what audience members were privy to last week at the Box Women's Network quarterly event, Women of the Board, co-hosted with Women 2.0....