#LetsChangeTheRatio

#LetsChangeTheRatio

One of the first things to happen as TGC started gaining momentum a few years ago, was that we began to receive a consistent stream…

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TechGirls Canada & The Working Group Join Forces for Ground Breaking Workplace Diversity Pilot

TechGirls Canada & The Working Group Join Forces for Ground Breaking Workplace Diversity Pilot

May 19, 2015 TechGirls Canada (TGC) is excited to announce its new partnership with The Working Group (TWG) for Project Change the Ratio; a pilot…

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 Beyond Beyoncé: What feminism looks like in 2014

Beyond Beyoncé: What feminism looks like in 2014

Mainstream feminism has often ignored the voices of women of colour, transgender women, queer women, disabled women, indigenous women, poor women. But that’s changing. In…

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Founder Saadia Muzaffar on the Agenda with Steve Paiken

The Gender Divide in Tech on the Agenda

On November 3rd, TechGirls Canada Founder Saadia Muzaffar appeared on a panel working in the tech sector to discuss what barriers hamper gender equality. The…

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Facebook & Apple add egg freezing to employee benefit plans, spark controversy

Facebook & Apple add egg freezing to employee benefit plans, spark controversy

While some tout they can set-the-clock back on fertility with frozen eggs, others worry that technology could leave women in the workforce frozen in time,…

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Changing the Ratio in Tech Starts Here

Changing the Ratio in Tech Starts Here

This article was co-written by Saadia Muzaffar and Davis Carr, and originally published in Techvibes on October 9, 2014 When attendees walked into the BSidesLV…

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TechGirls Canada partners with Bike Share Toronto Hackathon to promote gender parity

TechGirls Canada partners with Bike Share Toronto Hackathon to promote gender parity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—August 15, 2014 There’s a significant shift happening in Canada with large economic advantages. The change? The role of women at technology events….

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Ria Riaz, winner of Startup Weekend Peel

How To Seed A Movement – encouraging young women to explore tech-based ideas

“People who didn’t see me pitch automatically assumed it was a guy’s idea, which to me was mind boggling” said Ria Riaz, conceptualizer and founding…

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tech girls canada, portraits of strength

Portraits of Strength

If you were asked to name one inspiring woman in the science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) fields, could you do it? Not surprisingly, most…

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