“The world needs more women entrepreneurs. It is up to ALL of us to empower female innovators of today and tomorrow.”, Penny Pritzker, U.S. Secretary of Commerce.
Given the importance of tech ecosystem in creating jobs and growth on both sides of the Atlantic, programs and services to facilitate woman entrepreneurship in both the United States and Europe are on rise. Supporting women digital entrepreneurs worldwide will also help engender positive attitudes toward global and transatlantic engagement, trade and investment. We present a region-wide series of “Women in Tech” events to highlight innovation and entrepreneurship. The events bring together prominent private and public sector leaders from the digital economy to share their visions and explore ways to more effectively support women in tech.
Additional reading: Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation