Unofficial Guide to South By Southwest 2015 has ended
Unfortunately, we won’t be offering a 2016 guide. Please use Do512 + Official SXSW

11,217 official + unofficial events during SXSW
(last updated March 23, 2015). Our goal is to be the most complete guide. Anything missing?
Official details at sxsw.com. South by Southwest, SXSW, and related marks and logos are trademarks of SXSW, LLC., used with permission. Follow @sched + @SouthByFreeNOMS

Back To Schedule
Tuesday, March 17 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
#OurTimeToLead: Why Tech Needs More Women

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Women currently make up about 25% of the technical workforce and earn about 18% of computer science degrees. It wasn't always that way. In the mid 80's women took home 37% of computer science degrees. What is going on? How do we change it? And why does it matter?
Find out why it is essential that more women pursue tech careers and more tech companies create inclusive environments where women can thrive.

View official listing on sxsw.com

avatar for Elizabeth Ames

Elizabeth Ames

VP Strategic Mktg & Alliances, Anita Borg Institute
Elizabeth is a passionate technology marketer who has held positions at Apple, Verifone, Netcentives, Vontu and countless other technology start-ups. Her commitment to see women at the table in technology companies led her to the Anita Borg Institute where she currently heads up marketing... Read More →

Tuesday March 17, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm CDT
ACC Ballroom G

Attendees (0)