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WECOME TO GIRLS IN TECH AUSTRALIA

HOME OF WOMEN, TECHNOLOGY & ENTREPRENEURSHIP.

A mission to transform diversity and inclusion

 

Since launching locally 3 years ago, Girls in Tech’s Australian chapter has aimed to connect, engage and inspire over 10,000 women across the country. What does that impact look like for the 60 chapters globally?

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AMPLIFY

Empowered and Supported

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Catalyst

Inspired and Connected

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Hackathon

Solved Global Challenges

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Bootcamps

Enhanced Career Skills

Global Classroom

Equipped with Critical Skills

The world’s most transformative conference for women

 

Join us at Catalyst on May 15-16 along with these leaders…

Cherlyn Medina

Program Manager Uber, Formerly Facebook, Oracle, Visa, Westfield Labs (San Francisco)

Laura Huddle

Head of Sales & New Business, Eventbrite APAC
 
 

Hon. Philip Dalidakis MP

Member for Southern Metropolitan | Victorian Parliament 

Leigh-Anne Sharland

Head of Analysis, Sportsbet.com.au
 
 

Year-round programs

 

Through these events, training and connection based programs we connect the technology community with what they need to thrive.

Catalyst Conference

May 15-16 2019. Get ready for two life changing days where you’ll get inspired and learn a new skills.

Bootcamps

Nov 16 – 17 2019. ‘Startup Breakthroughs’, sponsored by Facebook, attendees can expect to dive deep into the culture and mindset of an entrepreneur, communication, pitching and startup fundamentals.

Hacking for Humanity

October 2019. Hacking for Humanity is a 2-day code-a-thon where developers, designers, scientists, students, entrepreneurs, educators and mentors work together to build apps that solve social problems.

AMPLIFY

July 2019. Now in the seventh year, the startup pitch night has helped to provide funding, exposure on a global stage, and a community of investors and changemakers committed to supporting women entrepreneurs.

Girl Boss Night

August, December 2019. Throughout an intimate evening of canapés, wine and networking, Girl Boss Nights are a 70-person event where the lines between the speakers and audience are broken down. This event aims to answer the hard questions in a comfortable space.

Mentorship

By signing up as a volunteer, gain access to 60-70 industry professionals who you can either learn from, or give back to.

Leading the change

 

The Girls in Tech Australia advisory board

Susan Brown

Co-Managing Director
 

Jessica Box

Co-Managing Director
 

Karen Katz

Head of Operations
 

Alita Harvey-Rodriguez

Head of Marketing

Renece Brewster

Board Member
 

Shahirah Gardner

Board Member
 

Mark Rochford

Board Member
 

Christine Rodrigues

Sydney Ambassador 
 

Want to partner?

Join our supportive community by contacting Susan or Jessica for more information.

Robert Walters

Toyota

EY

Cognizant

RMIT Online