IT for SHE
"Girls as Engineers!" campigne has its 10th aniversary this year.
This is why we decided to create a special new program for talented female students form IT departments at universitties.
IT for SHE is an exceptional program which aims to increase the participation of women in the high tech industry, by helping talented female students of IT faculties in entering the labor market. This project has a real chance to contribute to a qualitative change in this regard thanks to active cooperation of partners.
The main elements of the program are:
- the largest in Europe "Women in Tech Camp" for IT girls
- Mentoring Program run by representatives of the best technology companies in Poland
- Voluntary Campaign encouraging women to learn programming, directed primarily
to residents of small towns.
Recruitment to the mentoring program starts already on March 8. We invite students and graduates
of faculties of Polish technical universities and the IT departments of universities. You can select
a mentor and register on: www.itforshe.pl. During the program there will be an opportunity to develop skills in the field of: programming, new technologies, project management, career planning and leadership. It will be unique, individual relationship with high profile experts of the top IT companies.
In the summer we will invite female students of IT faculties to the volunteer program – they will go
to small villages and teach programming and technological knowledge in schools. In September we will invite 120 girls from the entire Poland, to 4-day, full of inspiration, activities and networking "Women in Tech Camp".
More info: www.itforshe.pl
Cover of special issue of "Perspektywy" magazine