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02.22.2021 - IONOS Partners With Women Who Code to Support Women in Technology


12.17.2020 - Springboard and WWCode Partner to Launch Scholarship and Recruitment Programs
09.08.2020 - Women Who Code Awarded Grant by Craig Newmark Philanthropies
08.05.2020 - Women Who Code Announces CONNECT DIGITAL India 2020
05.21.2020 - Blackstone Partners With WWCode to Support Technical Programming for Engineers
03.30.2020 - Women Who Code Equal Pay Day Report


11.17.2019 - Women Who Code Network Launches in Hyderabad
11.04.2019 - Women Who Code Launches Network Location in Charlotte, North Carolina
10.29.2019 - Women Who Code Announces WWCode DataPy 2019 Developer Summit
10.08.2019 - Women Who Code Announces Front End 2019
09.19.2019 - Women Who Code Announces WWCode Cloud 2019 Developer Conference
09.06.2019 - Women Who Code Launches Network in Lagos, Nigeria
08.13.2019 - Women Who Code Announces CONNECT Asia 2019
07.25.2019 - Women Who Code Announces Launch of WWCode Mumbai
07.10.2019 - Women Who Code Launches Network in Costa Rica
06.14.2019 - Women Who Code London Announces New Leadership of WWCode London
06.12.2019 - Women Who Code Launches Network in Buenos Aires
05.24.2019 - Women Who Code Launches Network in Seoul, Korea
05.01.2019 - WWCode CONNECT 2019 Retrospective and Stats
04.30.2019 - Women Who Code Announces Launch of St. Louis Network
04.26.2019 - Women Who Code Launches Network in Bogotá, Colombia
04.25.2019 - Women Who Code Launches in Indianapolis, Indiana
04.16.2019 - Women Who Code #ApplaudHer Award Winners Announced
04.02.2019 - Women Who Code Equal Pay Day Survey - 2019
3.22.2019 - Women Who Code Announces CONNECT 2019 Global Tech Conference
03.05.2019 - Women Who Code Announces Launch of Technical Track Communities
02.25.2019 - Women Who Code Launches Local Houston Network
02.07.2019 - WWCode & VMware’s Initiative to Retrain 15,000 Women for Technical Jobs in India
01.17.2019 - Women Who Code Partners with Adobe to Launch Network in Salt Lake City
01.14.2019 - Women Who Code and MUFG Partner to Support Women in the Tech Industry


11.29.2018 - Women Who Code and The Home Depot Announce Partnership to Support Women in Tech
11.21.2018 - Women Who Code Celebrates Fifth Anniversary as a Nonprofit
10.30.2018 - Women Who Code Announces 167,000 Total Members Worldwide
10.04.2018 - Women Who Code Announces We RISE: Berlin Leadership Summit
09.28.2018 - Women Who Code Announces New Leadership Roles
06.06.2018 - Women Who Code Announces We RISE Tech Conference in Atlanta
04.06.2018 - Directors Sandra Persing and Sara Inés Calderón Become Women Who Code Advisors
03.16.2018 - Ebony Frelix, Priya Rajan, Cynthia Maxwell & Tara Hernandez Now WWCode Advisors
02.19.2018 - Kinnary Jangla Named Women Who Code Advisor
02.08.2018 - Women Who Code Announces Global Tech Conference Series Featuring CONNECT 2018


11.17.2017 - Women Who Code Manila Hackathon: Learn, Collaborate, & Hack!
11.03.2017 - Women Who Code Announces Winners of #ApplaudHer Awards
10.16.2017 - WWCode Partners with Sony Interactive Entertainment to Empower Women in Tech
10.16.2017 - Women Who Code Announces Second Annual WWCode Awards & #ApplaudHer Program
10.13.2017 - Women Who Code Partners with Sony Interactive Entertainment to Launch San Diego Network
08.22.2017 - Women Who Code and Ben Gurion University Work To Empower Women in Israel
08.11.2017 - Women Who Code Birmingham Hackathon: Magic City Hacks
06.20.2017 - Women Who Code Announces ATL We RISE Conference
06.19.2017 - Women Who Code Partners with Capital One to Relaunch Chicago Tech Network
05.04.2017 - Women Who Code CONNECT 2017 San Francisco
05.04.2017 - Jennifer Manry Joins Women Who Code Advisory Board
04.14.2017 - Women Who Code Launches in Raleigh / Durham, NC
03.10.2017 - WWCode Launches In Chennai, India
03.06.2017 - Women Who Code Establishes Local Network in Kyiv, Ukraine
03.06.2017 - Women Who Code Launches in Edinburgh, Scotland
03.02.2017 - Women Who Code Announces CONNECT 2017 Tech Conference Series
02.28.2017 - Women Who Code Launches Network in Pune, India
01.31.2017 - Women Who Code Launches Tech Network in Cleveland, Ohio
01.24.2017 - Women Who Code Launches in Singapore
01.23.2017 - Women Who Code To Ring NYSE Opening Bell On Monday January 23rd
01.20.2017 - Women Who Code Launches In Manila
01.19.2017 - Women Who Code Network Launches in Vancouver


12.15.2016 - Women Who Code Launches in Huntsville, Alabama
12.05.2016 - Women Who Code’s First Cohort Launches Networks In 20 Cities Worldwide
11.18.2016 - Lisa Calhoun of Valor Ventures Joins Women Who Code Board of Advisors
09.14.2016 - Women Who Code Partners With Capital One to Open Local Richmond Network
08.25.2016 - Women Who Code Reaches 80,000 Member Mark
08.25.2016 - WWCode ATL Celebrates 3rd Anniversary
07.28.2016 - Women Who Code Hackathon Atlanta Showcases Diversity in Tech
07.12.2016 - Women Who Code Unveils New Job Board Feature
07.07.2016 - The Women Who Code Hackathon Atlanta: Women Take On Tech
06.21.2016 - Atlassian Supports Women Who Code With $110,000 Donation
06.02.2016 - Y Combinator Backs Women Who Code’s Efforts to Change the Face of Tech
05.12.2016 - Women Who Code Launches Network in Taipei
05.06.2016 - Shawn Layden Joins Women Who Code Board of Advisors
03.15.2016 - Women Who Code Announces Speakers of CONNECT 2016 Seattle Conference
03.14.2016 - Women Who Code Wins National Coding Week Award
03.09.2016 - Mary Hamilton Joins Women Who Code Board of Directors  

WWCode in the News


12.03.2020 - The Logical Indian VMware's 'Taara' Brings Women Back To Work Through Its Upskilling Course
11.28.2020 - Entrepreneur Esta cumbre quiere inspirarte a estudiar una carrera STEM
10.14.2020 - Forbes Changing The Face Of Shipping And Environmental Responsibility
09.28.2020 - The Japan Times SpeakHer wants to end the all-male panel and bring women's voices into a range of discussions
09.11.2020 - SiliconANGLE News The open-source community dumps the swag bag in favor of supporting STEM education
09.03.2020 - Business Insider 5 tips for women looking to start a career in coding, according to a software developer at cloud communications platform Twilio
08.28.2020 - TechRepublic 10 ways companies can attract a diverse pool of job candidates
08.13.2020 - Fintech Zoom What I worry about distant studying
07.31.2020 - Cyprus Mail How to find your first job as a programmer
07.16.2020 - El Paso Herald Post National leaders join local nonprofit Success Through Technology Education. Featuring WWCode Mexico City Legacy Director Mara Matosic
07.06.2020 - Hypepotamus Tech Talent: This Awesomely Named Developer has a Knack for Debugging. Featuring WWWCode member Cassandra Champagne
07.02.2020 - Computer Weekly Most Influential Women in UK Tech: The 2020 longlist
07.01.2020 - Yahoo Andela, which builds engineering teams tapping African talent, goes fully-remote and opens to the wider continent
06.24.2020 - Forbes Women Staying Motivated Working At Home. Written by WWCode CEO Alaina Percival
06.24.2020 - Ocean Times Herald Blog for Good? Codefresh Rewards Guest Bloggers with Donations to Six Non-Profits
06.04.2020 - Silicon Republic 13 remote-work influencers you should be following
05.29.2020 - Technically DC RealLIST Connectors: Meet 70 people keeping #dctech close. Featuring WWCode DC member Lauren Maffeo.
05.15.2020 - Fast Company Tech has an ageism problem. Here are 3 things to do if you’re over 40 and want to stay relevant. Featuring WWCode Raleigh / Durham Network Director Lisa Smith
05.10.2020 - Financial Advisor A Q&A With Sunaina Swaminathan, Head Of Data Acquisition At M Science
05.10.2020 - UK Tech News Why Tech does not have 200 years to achieve gender equality
04.20.2020 - EET India Intel, Udacity Team Up to Train Edge AI Developers
04.16.2020 - Globe Newswire Sonatype Collaborates with All Day DevOps to Connect More Than 6,000 IT Pros Working from Home During COVID-19 Pandemic
04.03.2020 - Bitcoin Insider Stellar Will Give 2.5 Million Lumens To Charities to Help During Crisis
03.31.2020 - Thrive Global How Companies Identify Talent with Hilliary Turnipseed & Kage Spatz
03.19.2020 - Chief Marketer How Tech Companies are Remaining Connected to Clients With Live Events on Pause
03.12.2020 - DevPro Journal What “Women Who Code” Offers Your Software Company
03.04.2020 - Forbes AllVoices Launches New Public-Facing Tool For Anonymous Harassment Reporting.
03.02.2020 - BusinessWire Global WiDS Announces Winner of 2020 WiDS Datathon to Predict ICU Survival. Featuring WWCode Kyiv Lead Iryna Ivanenko
02.21.2020 - TNW How to stop bias from creeping into the recruitment process, a diversity expert explains
02.20.2020 - The Hill Women help each other navigate tech careers
01.31.2020 - Economic TimesBudget 2020 -'India needs a mindset shift; must push for POSH, post-maternity care.'
01.17.2020 - Evening StandardHow we can shape the workforce of the future and why diversity matters. Featuring WWCode Global Ambassador Sheree Atcheson.


12.30.2019 - ForbesForget The Numbers Game - A Simple Philosophy For Diversity And Inclusion.
12.26.2019 - Feminism in IndiaWomen In STEM Who Made Their Mark In 2019. Featuring WWCode Advisor Komal Mangtani.
12.19.2019 - Yahoo Finance AustraliaMen with male bosses get promoted quicker than women, study finds.
11.05.2019 - Scottish Business NewsTuring Fest announces finalists for Scottish Tech Startup Awards.
08.21.2019 - BenzingaBelatrix's Silvana Gaia nominated for "Role Model of the Year" at the Women in IT Awards.
08.18.2019 - PCMag.comHow to Design Events to Inspire Girls About STEM Careers.
08.21.2019 - CNBCLinkedIn calls these 3 of the most sought-after tech skills. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
08.06.2019 - Digital JournalAlaina Percival, CEO of WWCode, Named Cultural Vistas' 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient.
07.13.2019 - The IndependentCybersecurity competition for females in Singapore, CTF creates opportunity and diversity.
07.12.2019 - ComputerWeekly.comMost Influential Women in UK Tech: The 2019 longlist.
06.13.2019 - Yahoo FinanceWorldQuant Completes Inaugural Competition in Partnership with Women Who Code.
06.13.2019 - Evening StandardWomen Who Code's global ambassador Sheree Atcheson on the importance of D&I in tech.
06.12.2019 - ComputerWeekly.comMost influential women in UK tech - The 2019 longlist.
06.05.2019 - SDTimes.comThere’s a diversity problem in the tech industry and it’s not getting any better.
05.02.2019 - Sakal TimesDecoding the Code. Featuring WWCode Advisory Board member Regina Wallace-Jones.
04.18.2019 - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal100 women you should invite to speak at your next Twin Cities tech event.
04.04.2019 - Seneca StandardArchitecting an enterprise blockchain solution: Key considerations.
03.11.2019 - Business WorldWomen show that they can excel in STEM. Featuring WWCode Manila Director Michie Ang.
03.08.2019 - India TodayWomen's Day special - Breaking the code. Featuring WWCode Delhi Directors Stuti Verma and Abby Arian.
03.08.2019 - CNBC 'Companies have a fiscal responsibility' to push for more women in leadership.
03.05.2019 - Houston Business JournalGender pay gap for female technologists in Houston improves, study shows.
02.28.2019 - Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionSoftware engineer continues to grow with SalesLoft.
02.06.2019 - Women 2.0Unproductive Attitudes in Tech Recruitment. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
02.04.2019 - Irish Tech News Consensys announces Truffle Elevate Dublin 2019. Featuring WWCode Dublin Director Laura Uzcátegui.
01.27.2019 - Forbes4 Reasons Why You Might Be Failing To Attract More Women In Tech.
01.24.2019 - Nasdaq Fourth Annual Women Transforming Technology Conference – Registration Now Open.


12.14.2018 - ForbesThe Importance Of Visibility In Solving For Diversity In Tech.
12.08.2018 - CNETWhen it comes to diversity, tech's idealism keeps falling short.
12.04.2018 - PCWorldWomen Who Code reivindica la presencia de mujeres en la tecnología.
11.30.2018 - Forbes4 Indian-origin women make it to Forbes list of top female tech titans of US.
10.31.2018 - Fast CompanyHow Women Who Code is making sure women aren’t pushed out of tech jobs.
10.03.2018 - ABC 10 NewsWWCode SD Marks One Year Anniversary. Featuring WWCode SD Director Luisa Giuffrida.
09.25.2018 - KARE11 NBCTech writer's poll on 'appearance' sparks controversy. Featuring WWCode Twin Cities Director Sarah Olson.
09.20.2018 - Media PlanetWe Need More Women in Tech Companies. Written by WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
09.18.2018 - American Inno25 Rising Entrepreneurs and Technologists Under the Age of 25.
08.29.2018 - Hypepotamusproduct404 – Privacy By Design. Featuring WWCode Accounting and Compliance Manager Brittani Smalls.
08.16.2018 - Wharton Business RadioInspiring Women to Excel in Technology Careers. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
08.10.2018 - PRWeekEncouraging more women into tech roles is a question of good presentation - and internal comms.
07.13.2018 - Silicon RepublicSheree Atcheson - ‘The tech industry doesn’t just have one face’
07.12.2018 - ComputerWeeklyMost influential women in UK tech - The 2018 longlist.
06.26.2018 - ABC News 'Robotics Engineer Barbie' aims to encourage more girls to pursue STEM careers.
06.12.2018 - Boston GlobeBusiness Agenda - Learn About Technical Writing
05.24.2018 - WRAL Tech WireHow female professionals are proving women’s worth in tech.
05.14.2018 - Business.comWhen Looking to Hire Talented Freelancers, Consider These Resources.
04.26.2018 - Upstate Business JournalHow one local woman is working to close the tech industry’s gender gap.
04.23.2018 - Women 2.0Speaking Out About Equal Pay. Written by WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
04.20.2018 - BCBusinessBCBusiness 30 Under 30 2018. Featuring WWCode Vancouver Director Holly Peck.
04.10.2018 - ABC NewsEqual Pay Day - Catt Sadler and female leaders on how to nail salary negotiation, close the wage gap.
03.19.2018 - Crunchbase News: Proust Goes Tech. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
03.13.2018 - TechCrunchWeWork expands its Flatiron School education business to London with £1M in scholarships.
03.13.2018 - The Denver Post“Women who code” try to build a more diverse and inclusive Denver tech community.
03.08.2018 - The Irish TimesTech sector a less toxic place for women as funding campaign announced.
03.07.2018 - Silicon RepublicThe Community Builders - 13 women helping women in STEM.
03.06.2018 - The New York TimesThe New York Times Hosts its First-Ever Technology Event in the UK.
02.27.2018 - The HinduLeague of women coders tackles prejudice head-on.
02.15.2018 - Belfast LiveFuture18 returns to Titanic Belfast. Featuring WWCode UK Expansion Director Sheree Atcheson.
01.24.2018 - SBNNCodeClan CEO targets more women in Scottish tech. Featuring WWCode Edinburgh Director Maria Gutierrez.
01.16.2018 - ForbesInspirational Tips As A Woman In Tech.
01.15.2018 - Silicon RepublicWWCode UK Expansion Director Sheree Atcheson among speakers announced for Inspirefest 2018.


12.06.2017 - HypepotamusTech Talent - This Junior Programmer Uses Improv to Be a Better Team Player.
11.20.2017 - Kvue ABC: KVUE Study on compensation in Austin's Tech. Featuring WWCode Austin Director Sara Ines Calderon.
11.06.2017 - VerdictWWCode Shortlisted for the TechWomen50 Awards 2017.
10.25.2017 - SWAAY MediaCEO Of Women Who Code Talks Silicon Valley Hard Truths.
10.04.2017 - ComputerWeeklyComputer Weekly Announces Most Influential Women in UK IT 2017.
09.19.2017 - FinanzNachrichtenExecutives and Thought Leaders Rally Around Inclusive Decision Making Research.
09.14.2017 - HuffpostAmazon Wants a 2nd Headquarters. Toronto Has What It Takes.
09.06.2017 - ForbesFive Cost-Effective Ways To Add Philanthropy Into Your Small Business Brand.
08.09.2017 - NPRGoogle Memo Reverberates Across Atlanta's Tech Community.
08.08.2017 - NBC NewsGoogle Manifesto Hits a Nerve in Silicon Valley. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
08.08.2017 - The TimesSilicon Valley sexism ‘alive and well’ at UK tech companies. Featuring WWCode London Director Gen Ashley.
07.20.2017 - ForbesHow Capital One Supports Diversity From Top To Bottom.
07.16.2017 - PuneMirrorHow Women Who Code is binding the city’s lady techies together.
07.16.2017 - Indeed10 Leaders Disrupting the Industry. Including WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
07.04.2017 - Computer WeeklyMost influential women in UK tech. Including WWCode UK Expansion Director Sheree Atcheson.
06.27.2017 - Portland Business JournalWomen Who Code Portland celebrates 3 years connecting the community.
06.14.2017 - ForbesCan Women Really 'Have It All'? Ask A Software Developer. Featuring WWCode London, Bristol, and Brighton.
05.04.2017 - Yahoo FinanceWomen Who Code Delhi Director Jigyasa Grover wins the Red Hat 2017 Women in Open Source Award.
04.13.2017 - IncA Look at Silicon Valley On Equal Pay. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
03.10.2017 - The China PostGirls In Tech Taiwan wants more women in STEM, featuring WWCode Taipei Director Jane Shih.
02.22.2017 - ForbesWomen Who Code - You Are Not Alone. With WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
02.22.2017 - MashableWWCode CEO Alaina Percival talks about increasing diversity in tech companies.
01.23.2017 - Business News NetworkWomen Who Code Rings the NYSE Bell.
01.23.2017 - The Huffington Post20 Innovators Shaping Atlanta’s Black Startup Community.
01.05.2017 - Inc.com17 Inspiring Women to Watch in 2017.


11.29.2016 - FortuneLisa Calhoun, a founding partner at Valor Ventures, has been named to the Women Who Code board of advisors.
11.02.2016 - Fortune BroadsheetHack Reactor has appointed Alaina Percival, CEO of WWCode, to their Scholarship Advisory Board.
10.25.2016 - Economy.bgЖена зад кода. The woman behind Women Who Code.
10.18.2016 - Silicon RepublicCoder Girl Hack Day introduces young girls to technology.
10.17.2016 - The Huffington PostBenefits of Belonging: Empowering Employees With Inclusion.
10.11.2016 - BBC NewsWhat if there were more women in tech?
10.08.2016 - ABC NewsWomen Who Code launching Richmond Network.
10.06.2016 - BarneysMeet The Woman Who’s Bringing Together Women Who Code.
10.01.2016 - The Huffington PostRemote Work Can Work For Tech.
09.18.2016 - Times of IndiaIT's The Girl Code - Featuring Manasi Arun of WWCode Chennai.
09.15.2016 - MashableWWCode Senior UX Developer Kaitlyn Hova was noted as one of London's 7 Standout Female Tech Stars.
09.14.2016 - National Engineering ForumBuilding the Future with WWCode ATL Director Erica Stanley.
07.25.2016 - CNN EspanolWWCode Chief Maker Zassmin Montes de Oca was interviewed by CNN Espanol.
06.22.2016 - SF GateAtlassian is giving $110,000 to Women Who Code to help provide technical skills for aspiring software engineers.
06.06.2016 - FortuneWomen Who Code, led by CEO Alaina Percival, is entering into Y Combinator.
06.02.2016 - TechCrunchY Combinator accepts Women Who Code.