Women in Tech - A Practical guide to increasing gender diversity and inclusion

  • 5h 32m
  • Andrea Palmer, Clem Herman, Gillian Arnold, Hannah Dee, Sharon Moore, Shilpa Shah
  • BCS
  • 2022

This guide to tackling the gender imbalance in technology professions offers expertise, initiatives and true stories to support those wishing to bring greater gender diversity into the workplace. It aims to inform regarding background, theory and policy; advise on concrete actions that can be undertaken, and to be an exemplar for companies, organisations, establishments and campaigns in the form of real-world case studies.

In this Book

  • Authors
  • Abbreviations
  • Glossary
  • Useful Websites
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Chapter 1: The Business Case for Diversity
  • Chapter 2: Computing in Schools
  • Chapter 3: Women in Computing in Higher Education: Students, Educators and Researchers
  • Chapter 4: Unconscious Bias
  • Chapter 5: Establishing A Project to Attract and/or Retain Women in Tech
  • Chapter 6: Attracting Women into Tech
  • Chapter 7: Retaining and Progressing Women within the Technology Industry
  • Chapter 8: Conclusion