Girl Geek Scotland Launches Mentoring Project To Encourage More Young Women Into Technology

Girl Geek Scotland needs your help... Diversity is an ongoing issue in the technology sector. According to recent research, women make up only 18% of the digital technology workforce. That's terrible. One of the mains reasons for this is female uptake in computing science subjects and interest in technology careers is low - even at high school.... Continue Reading →

Free Evening Seminars For Women In STEM

Equate, the organisation which focuses on bringing more women into the fields of science, technology, engineering and maths is holding a series of free evening seminars, designed to help women join the boards of Scotland's enviable array of public sector bodies. The workshops take place in Edinburgh and Dundee later this month: 20th February, 2017; 6pm... Continue Reading →

Introducing The Y Not Jam

There's new games jam happening - and it's a little different. Glasgow Caledonian University has partnered with BAFTA Scotland to host the Y Not Jam. The Y Not Jam is an all-women event that will take place at Glasgow Caledonian University between Friday the 29th of August and Sunday the 31st of August. The Y... Continue Reading →

Cross Creative – Special Edition – Now Open

We have mentioned the astounding Cross Creative programme from TRC a couple of times in the past few years.  Now the company is offering something new - specifically for women working in the creative industries. Cross Creative is a fully-funded programme, providing access to some of the world's top creatives, travel to the US and... Continue Reading →

Scottish Women In Games – Launch Event

The brand new Scottish Women In Games group is holding it's inaugural event tomorrow evening at the DCA in Dundee. The group was created to support, highlight and address the issue of women currently working in the interactive industry, as well as encourage more women and girls to consider a career in the games sector.... Continue Reading →

FIRST SCOTTISH WOMEN IN GAMES MEETUP

Date: 2nd May 2014 at 19:00 Location: DCA in Dundee Initial meeting of SWIG Chance to meet share experience and agree our goals. To register go to http://swigames.eventbrite.com/ Scottish Women In Games I would like to announce a new group for all you ladies working in the games industry or looking to get a job in... Continue Reading →

Games Needs Girls – Dare & BAFTA Winners Call For More Females In Games Business

Families should play more games together and more girls should consider a career in the games industry, according to Swallowtail Games' Sophia George. The company has just launched its first title, Tick Tock Toys, for Apple iOS devices, after scooping a Dare to be Digital award in 2011 and a BAFTA Ones To Watch award... Continue Reading →

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