Women in Technology

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


"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


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.