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Women in Tech

Tech&Ladies Barcelona: paving the way for women in tech

It’s no secret that women are underrepresented in the tech world. Because of that reality, Tech&Ladies was born: a group of women from Barcelona who seek to give exposition to other ladies that work in the tech industry. As they put it in their...

Interview with Lisa Winter: the roboticist who wants to save the world

Lisa Winter sees herself as a superwoman: “At night she builds robots, plays violin, and has ambitions to save the world” this is how she describes herself in her blog.  And actually, she is a superwoman; she started doing robotics at the age of...

Huge Innovation Potential in Femtech

Ever since Zinc launched nearly four years ago we have been deeply involved in what is now known as Femtech. Our first ever client was Bloomlife, a wearable system for pregnancy. Since then many more Femtech projects have come through our doors, ranging from the...

EU-Startups Summit and how Femtech is doing in a world of men

Once a year, EU-Startups Summit 2018 celebrates the best of entrepreneurship. This year the date was April 24 and Barcelona was the scenario of a remarkable event that showcased a selection of Europe's hottest startups to talk about entrepreneurship, innovation, networking and more. In this...

10 influential women in tech and science

Women have always been part of the important landmarks in the history of science and technology. It's another thing entirely that the world hasn't been that quick to recognize that fact. While this list doesn't even come close to making a comprehensive picture of...

Women in tech: the revolution of the industry

In a world where we are in the full swing of the gender equality and women are more empowered than ever before, we still have a big difference in the tech industry. Despite the fact that the first person considered to be a programmer was...

Women Techmakers: giving visibility to women in the tech industry

“Building a new horizon”— Barcelona will welcome the third edition of Women Techmakers International Women's Day, the newest in a series of events backed up by Google to give visibility to women in the ICT and computing sectors. Organized by Tech&Ladies Barcelona and GDG Barcelona,...

Does AI have gender problem too?

It is a fact: for years we've dragged a gender gap in all areas. From Hollywood to leadership roles in big companies, it sees that there is going to take several years to close this gap. 100 years, to be precise, according to the...

Why diversity in tech matters

Japan is one of the richest countries in the world. The total personal financial assets in the country are worth US$14.36 trillion. It occupies the 17th position of countries of higher quality of life. If I ask you to name five important japaness companies, you will...

WomenNTalent: working for female developers inclusion

We are in the Women's History Month and it is always important to show ideas that allow us to realize that the world is changing in terms of gender inclusion. WomenNTalent is an example of that. This company aims to create an ecosystem that encourages...

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