Not an old story, but dreams of the future. Women are urgently needed in technical professions. The online conference SHEtech focuses on the tech industry and talks with experts and role models about future and innovation.
Together with its partners NTT, AIT, Porsche Holding / IT, Zühlke, Wiener Netze and Magenta, SHEconomy is organizing the online conference SHEtech on November 19.
Not only to make the tech industry appealing to as many women as possible, but also to show how many great female technicians already exist who are doing impressive work in a wide range of disciplines. They deserve visibility - at this conference and beyond. Because: "examples shape reality!
WHEN will SHEtech take place? November 19, 17:30 to 19:30
WHERE will SHEtech take place? Online - The videos of Part 1 & 2 and the following Break Out sessions can be found here afterwards.
17:30 Intro SHEconomy & AIT
With a greeting message from Federal Minister Leonore Gewessler, BA / BMK
17:45 Science Impulse on Technology & Jobs:
Impulse 1: AI vs. Fake News - Mina Schütz, MA, PhD
Impulse 2: Cyber security of IT systems - Dr. Maria Leitner, Scientist
Impulse 3: Forensics in virtual currencies like Bitcoin & Co - Dr. Sophia Rollet, Scientist
18:15 Opening Nora Lawender, CEO NTT Ltd. Austria
Afterwards round table "How to attract women for these future jobs":
What do young women in high-tech professions expect from employers? What is needed in companies? What do companies do to promote women? How are these projects implemented?
With: Barbara Hotwagner (Head of Competence Unit, Zühlke), Sabine Bothe (HR Management, Magenta), Astrid Wieland (ThenewITGirls), Irmgard Gmachl (Head of Department New Vehicle Stock & Order Systems, Porsche Informatik GmbH), Cornelia Florig (Head of HR for Google Germany & Austria)
**19:00 Interactive break-out sessions **
Break Out 1: How women innovate... Energy with Michaela Leonhardt (OVE Fem) & Isabelle Reiter (Wiener Netze)
Break Out 2: How women innovate... IT
with Astrid Wieland and Kristina Maria Brandstetter (thenewITGirls) & tba
Break Out 3: How women innovate... Mobility with Women in Mobility & tba
Break Out 4: How women innovate... City of the future / Smart Cities with ÖGUT, Salon Real & Susanne Formanek (Grünstattgrau)
Break Out 5: How women innovate... AI & Cybersecurity with tba
Break Out 6: How women innovate... deep tech & start-ups with Nika Mizerski, Techstory & Dr. Anna Lukasson-Herzig, Nyris