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Women in Tech

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...

4 facts you should know about women in tech

Happy International Women’s Day! To celebrate this important day for women all around the world, we’ve made a little list about curious fact surrounding the women that have dedicated their lives to programming and technology, a place where men have been dominant since its...

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...

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...

Barcelona International Women’s Day is coming for its fourth edition

The fourth edition of Barcelona's International Women’s Day is coming as part of the new series of events sponsored by Google under the Women Techmakers program, whose objective is to give visibility to women in the computer and IT sectors. The event will take...

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,...

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...

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...

Interview: Soledad Antelada, an expert and influential woman in cybersecurity

Soledad Antelada is the first and only woman at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, the laboratory where 12 Nobel prizes have come from. She was born in Argentina but raised in Málaga, Spain. This Professional (with a capital "P") is responsible for developing cybersecurity projects...

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...