Increasing women’s visibility through CWiT Early Careers Pillar

We supported the Women in STEM campaign that launched on June 23rd within the Irish Independent and online at https://www.yourcareer.ie/campaign/women-in-stem/ Women in STEM looked at careers in STEM, mentorship and education and women returners and featured insightful content from Professor Orla Feely, President, Engineers Ireland, Gillian Harford, 30% Club, Dr Marion Boland, Science Foundation Ireland, […]

Being inspired at the EWG (Executive Women Gathering)

“Listening to all of the successful and resilient women speakers was truly inspirational” Two weeks ago, I had the pleasure to attend the EWG event, thanks to the kindness of CWiT. It was a great event where I had the chance to connect with other women in the industry. Listening to all the successful and […]

Corey Hughes

Education: Currently working in Microsoft Dream Space as a Learning Specialist, Corey’s role is to deliver STEM lessons to students across Ireland. Before working in Dream Space Corey was a post-primary school teacher. She is passionate about promoting the role of STEM and encourages students to work on key skills needed for the future. Corey […]

BTYSTE 2023 is back…and in person…

A girl jumping in the air with a sign for BTYSTE2023

  The wait is finally over as BT have announced that the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition will return & be in person from Wednesday, January 11th to Saturday, January 14th. The 2023 exhibition will be returning to the RDS and all projects will be judged in 3 stages: Stage one (by September 26th) – […]

CWiT Books & Culture Club- Reading “Rebel Ideas” by Matthew Syed

Join our CWiT Books & Culture Club for their book session based on the reading of “Rebel Ideas” by Matthew Syed. Date and time to be confirmed. “Revealing the power of thinking differently, Rebel Ideas will strengthen any team or organization”. Join our session to discuss Rebel Ideas which examines the power of “cognitive diversity”, […]

Education Spotlight: STEMing the Digital Skills Gap with Industry

Education Spotlight

CWiT Education will host a Spotlight Panel Discussion on Industries’ role in STEMing the gap in education. Join our quarterly Education Spotlight to hear about the role of STEM in the primary school curriculum and how industry initiatives can support in “STEMing the gap” for teachers in the classroom in order to prepare their students with […]

CWiT at the Women in STEM Summit

Women in STEM summit- the room

As part of our ongoing partnership with iQuest, we were delighted to support the inaugural Women in STEM summit in Croke Park on the 30th March 2022. We were represented by our two of our leadership commitee: Liana Tomescu (Microsoft) who is one of our Early Careers co-leads and Eleonore Roy (Dell Technologies) who is […]

Executive Women Gathering

Executive Women Gathering

The countdown is on for the Executive Women Gathering in Dublin on June 1st. “The mission of Executive Women Gathering is to create a unique opportunity for successful and talented women to gather and connect with like-minded female Executives, whilst hearing from inspirational speakers who will help them take their career ambitions to the next […]

ESG Summit

ESG Summit

We are delighted to support the inaugural ESG Summit – taking place on 31st May 2022 at Croke Park, Dublin. This event will focus on transforming business for good and will feature leading content, panel debates, keynotes and discussions. Aimed at business leaders, policy-makers and investors, the ESG Summit will explore how ESG matters translate […]

CWiT Fireside Chat with Foyin Olajide-Bello

Fireside Chat with Foyin Olajide-Bello, senior consultant at Avanade, May 12th 1pm

Welcome to May’s CWiT Fireside Chat! Our guest speaker is Foyin Olajide-Bello, a Senior Consultant at Avanade, Foyin studied Computer Science, worked in several roles in Nigeria and joined Avanade in 2020. She is a very active volunteer as a mentor in Wentor, a user group lead for Dynamics User Group and as founder of […]