Women in ICT Role Models

Young girls more than often neglect ICT as a viable option for their studies and careers as they do not see many examples of women in this field.

CEPIS launched this online role model platform to showcase real life women who enjoy dynamic careers in the ICT sector at any level.

Click on one of the thumbnails below to read more about the exciting careers of each of these women, and discover the opportunities that ICT can offer you.

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Get in touch with role models in your country

Neelie Kroes on why role models matter

Saskia Arnheidur Valentina
Maria-Isabel Daniela Sonja
Christine Skevi Liz
Hale Giselle

Get in Touch with Role Models in Your Country

You’ve read our interviews of women in ICT role models and you want to know more about ICT studies and careers? The next step is for you to go out and meet other role models in person. They will be able to give you personal tips and guidance to move forward in your ICT careers.

In many countries there are national initiatives to help you connect with women who are working in technology. Below you can find a list of national initiatives promoting female role models in ICT:




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Video: Neelie Kroes on Why Role Models Matter