Innovating Women: The Changing Face of Technology

Innovating Women: The Changing Face of Technology

Vivek Wadhwa

"[A]​ ​solid contribution to the starting to be well known literature at the subject."―PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

From certainly one of Time Magazine's "Forty such a lot Influential Minds in expertise" comes a vital number of candid, first-hand bills of ladies in technology.

girls in know-how are at the upward push in either strength and numbers, and now it truly is extra very important than ever not to lose that momentum, to "lean in" and shut the gender hole. even if they make up half the inhabitants, basically 14% of engineers within the usa are ladies. They take the seeds of technological development and construct anything life-changing, very likely life-saving. the way forward for expertise relies on the total and lively participation of girls and males operating jointly, and it is important that ladies are either proficient and inspired to enter the tech sectors.

Hailed by way of overseas coverage journal as a "Top a hundred international Thinker," professor, researcher, and entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa, along award-winning journalist Farai Chideya, got down to acquire anecdotes and essays from international leaders, sharing how their studies in cutting edge industries body the way forward for entrepreneurship. With interviews and essays from 1000's of girls in STEM fields, together with Anousheh Ansari the 1st lady deepest quarter house explorer, former Google[X] vice president and present CTO of the united states Megan Smith, Ory Okolloh of the Omidyar community, enterprise capitalist Heidi Roizen and CEO of Nanobiosym Dr. Anita Goel, MD, PhD, Innovating ladies bargains views at the demanding situations that girls face, the innovations that they hire within the office, and the way a firm can be triumphant or fail in its makes an attempt to help the occupation development of ladies.

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