Women Rock IT

Waste management innovation: making the impossible possible

People piled trash in streets, causing filth and disease. While people blamed the government, Nivedha knew there was a solution to sort and recycle all waste and clean the streets.

Creating an ethical framework for AI to protect the customer experience

Within five years, AI will have the ability to hyper-personalise the customer experience. Introducing an ethical framework for AI could prove essential for organisations to execute an unbiased CX.

Essential workplace skills: where to begin

Chandni Panchal explains how tackling challenging material in school translated to continuous learning at work.

Artificial Intelligence can address some of the world’s biggest challenges, if we manage the risks appropriately

AI has the potential to greatly improve the human condition. In particular, AI-will drive advancement in biotech, medical, climate and agriculture technologies among others – these changes will be hugely beneficial to humans. However, there are risks.

March 12, 2020

SECURITY

Women at Cisco take on the Cyberstart Challenge – Will You?

At Cisco, we wanted to create an internal competition to encourage our Women in Cybersecurity community members to step out of their comfort zone and learn new areas of cybersecurity. Nearly one hundred Cisco women across the globe participated in the CyberStart Challenge.

One woman’s career journey from student to cybersecurity professional

Samantha faced sexism at school but it didn't slow her down in pursuing the technical job of her dreams.

How Women-Rock IT Empowers Women to Pursue STEM

This guest post was written by Emma Reid, global marketing manager, Cisco Networking Academy Corporate Affairs, Asia Pacific & Japan at Cisco and recent winner of the ARN Women in IT Awards.

A Lifelong Journey of Education and Science

In advance of her presentation at a Women Rock IT event, entrepreneur Maha Achour shares her journey from her birth in North Africa to a career in a STEM field, how she balances family and career and how she supports young people to help them achieve STEM careers.