Browse the Emerging Leader profiles and learn more about the 2014 cohort.
Inspire emerging women leaders to become change agents in their communities.
Connect with global women leaders and join the growing community of TechWomen worldwide.
Travel to Africa and the Middle East to expand professional networks and encourage girls' interest in STEM careers.
Engage with experts and innovators in your field and become a change agent in your community.
TechWomen empowers, connects, and supports the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from Africa, Central Asia, and the Middle East by providing them the access and opportunity needed to advance their careers, pursue their dreams, and inspire women and girls in their communities.
Through mentorship and exchange, TechWomen strengthens participants’ professional capacity, increases mutual understanding between key networks of professionals, and expands girls’ interest in STEM careers by exposing them to female role models.
Although Nihal Fares was already an entrepreneur in Egypt before participating in the 2013 TechWomen program, she s …Read More »
As a technology entrepreneur who is passionate about the power of technology to transform society, TechWomen was a …Read More »
2012 TechWomen Professional Mentor, Jennifer Sherman, shares her thoughts on the responsibility to mentor, a woman’ …Read More »
Watch a documentary about the 2013 African TechWomen who spent a month in Silicon Valley for the 2013 TechWomen mentorship and exchange program. Michael Cheers, Professor at the School of Journalism, San Jose State University, teamed up with the African Diaspora Network to interview several of the participants from Sub-Saharan Africa and share their stories.
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton delivers remarks at the12th Annual Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit, at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C., October 6, 2010.
Watch the video to see highlights from the TechWomen Initiative event Facebook hosted on June 9th, 2011. At the event, the team gave in-depth talks on Facebook engineering and IT culture and shared best practices for fostering innovation throughout the organization.
Guest post by Sneha Sriwastava, Professional Mentor Sneha was a Professional Mentor in the 2014 … Read More »
Guest post by Hanane Lhannaoui, 2014 Emerging Leader from Morocco It is impressive how simple … Read More »
Guest post by Germaine Ashu, 2014 Emerging Leader from Cameroon The technology field, and … Read More »
Guest post by Ana Stojanovic, Cultural Mentor Ana was the Cultural Mentor to Emerging Leader … Read More »