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IWD 2023: Bridging the gender gap in cybersecurity
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Cybersecurity is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, with the rapid rollout of technology heightening the demand for IT security services.
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IWD 2023: Breaking through the stereotypes for diversity in cyber
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Only 25% of cyber security professionals are women, leaving a big gap in perspectives for protecting the digital economy and online safety, says a new study.
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IWD 2023: Why equity in the ICT world needs to start in primary school
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Inspiring young girls with the transformational power of technology will help close the sector’s stubbornly wide gender gap.
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IWD 2023: Moving towards gender equity in STEM careers
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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The campaign to encourage girls into STEM subjects is an admirable one, but there's more to gender equity than education alone.
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IWD 2023: Diverse perspectives for post pandemic regeneration
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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As businesses look to achieve greater output efficiency following years of stagnation, they often need not look further than their people.
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IWD 2023: Unlocking the spirit of female entrepreneurism
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Entrenched social norms, unconscious biases and a lack of representation of women in senior roles create barriers for women looking to enter the workforce.
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IWD 2023: 5 steps to eliminate the gender pay gap
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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As we 'celebrate' another International Women's Day, the time for Australian companies to take action to close the gender pay gap is now.
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IWD 2023: Why gender equality requires more than corporate policies
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Australian tech companies strive for gender equity, but work remains to close wage and leadership gaps, according to the 2022 Global Gender Gap Report.
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IWD 2023: How organizations can reduce gender bias with Data Science and AI
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Despite the immense growth the region has seen in recent years, a majority of consumers continue to be unbanked or underbanked.
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IWD 2023: How equity can boost organisational success
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Study reveals that women are underrepresented in leadership roles and not promoted at the same rate as men. Diversity and equity still a challenge.
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IWD 2023: Overcoming gender biases in the tech industry and beyond
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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It's important to remember that it's impossible to please everyone, and trying to do so is a recipe for unhappiness.
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IWD 2023: Slow but steady - why gender equity can’t be a quick fix
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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It’s important organisations keep plugging away with programs and initiatives to make ICT a more female-friendly industry.
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IWD 2023: How men can, and should, support women in tech
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Advocating for women and helping to bridge the gender gap in tech is not something done on the side. Instead, it must become a mindset.
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IWD 2023: Can AI help to address gender bias in technology?
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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There's a lot of buzz about ChatGPT right now. I've been testing out the technology and wondering where this innovation will take us.
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IT sector among worst performers for gender-biased language
Mon, 6th Mar 2023
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New report reveals stagnant progress in gender-balanced language, highlighting the need for further efforts to achieve workplace gender equity.
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University of Technology Sydney appoints AI professor
Fri, 18th Nov 2022
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Renowned AI expert Professor Sally Cripps appointed as Director, Technology at recently launched Human Technology Institute at UTS.
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Study looks at gender dimensions of AU security sector
Wed, 17th Aug 2022
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A new study will explore solutions to overcome pressing skills and diversity challenges in the Australian security sector.
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3 signs your company could do more to promote women in cybersecurity
Thu, 31st Mar 2022
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The business case for diversity is stronger than ever: companies that are more diverse outperform their less diverse peers financially.
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IWD 2022: Globalization Partners on gender inequality
Thu, 10th Mar 2022
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International Women's Day offers an opportunity for the world to step back and look at women's cultural, economic, political, and social achievements.
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IWD 2022: Overcoming the gender gap in the IT sector
Wed, 9th Mar 2022
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Gender disparities persist in the IT industry, as men still dominate the sector. Efforts are needed to attract and support more women in technology careers.
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IWD 2022: Jamf on what you can do to break the bias
Tue, 8th Mar 2022
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Both last year’s #choosetochallenge and this year’s #BreakTheBias themes for International Women’s Day should serve as a wake-up call to the IT industry.
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IWD 2022: HP survey reveals changing attitudes to workplace gender bias and systems
Tue, 8th Mar 2022
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A new survey from HP has set out to provide perspective on attitudes towards gender bias and roles within the workplace.
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IWD 2022: Overcoming the IT sector's gender imbalance
Tue, 8th Mar 2022
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The gender gap in the IT industry persists, but there are steps that can be taken to address it, including empowering women and improving education.
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IWD 2022: Security Centric Queen Aigbefo on breaking the bias
Tue, 8th Mar 2022
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The #ChoosetoChallenge theme from last year's International Women's Day sparked a remarkable change and saw more diversity in the IT and security industry.