CALL FOR PROJECTS: 25.02 – 30.03.19
The Women in Tech® Challenge, will recognise initiatives that have helped improve diversity and promote women empowerment in Technology in 5 different categories. We will be rewarding success stories that can be scaled-up and replicated in all parts of the world.
Applications are open from the 25th February to the 30th March 2019. The award ceremony will be held in Paris, 15 May 2019.
Women in Tech® wants to put the spotlight on projects which contribute to bridge the gender gap and that help women and girls embrace Technology.
The Women in Tech® Challenge will be a great opportunity for nominees to showcase their projects. The winners and 3 finalists from each category will be invited to present their project at the VivaTech conference in Paris.
Diversity and inclusiveness are essential in every industry, and they are critical to tech.
Science and research
How do i submit a project?
The winners will be chosen by an international jury of experts. The jury will evaluate the impact of the project, the scalability and reproducibility of the initiative, as well as the originality and clarity of the project presentation.
Dr Christyl Johnson
Deputy Director for Technology and Research Investments
Pr Carlos Moreno
Co-founder & Scientific Director
Chair Entrepreneurship Territory Innovation – Sorbonne Business School | Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne | Think tank “Live in a Living city”
President & Founder
Women in Governance
Former Secretary of State for IndustryFounder and CEO
HeForShe IMPACT Initiative @UN Women Executive
France / USA
Entrepreneurship and innovation in Africa and the Middle East
World Bank Group
Director of Product Management
The Guardian News & Media
Futurist Speaker, Advisor, Researcher
CEO and Co-founder
Founder & President
Le Projet Imagine
President and CFO
Managing Director, Omniwomen Committee Member
Lindalia Sofia Junqueira Reis
Head Management of Hacking.Rio
CEO, 3x TEDx SpeakerTop 40 Millennial Influencer
La Poste Group
Technology podcast founder/editor/host