Meet CWiT Talent: Jess Murray

In our CWiT Talent series you can meet professionals from across the industry working in various roles. Learn about their experiences and get inspired for your own tech journey! Name: Jess Murray Company: EY Position: Senior Technology Consultant Tell me about you and your role? I’m Jess, I have been working as a Technology Consultant […]

CWiT Fireside Chat with Mojisola Obazuaye

Welcome to October’s CWIT Fireside Chat! On the 22nd of October we will meet with Mojisola Obazuaye from Accenture to talk about her professional and personal development journey. MJ Obazuaye is self-motivated and dynamic strategic HR Partner with diverse background including HR / Talent Acquisition, Project / Program & Relationship Management, and Leadership, and she […]

Meet CWiT Talent: Arsha Varghese

In our new CWiT Talent series you can meet professionals from across the industry working in various roles. Learn about their experiences and get inspired for your own tech journey! Name: Arsha Varghese Company: Deloitte Position: Senior Technology Consultant Department: Consulting – Systems Engineering Tell me about you and your role? I work as a […]

September CWiT Book Club – “Moment of Lift by Melinda Gates”

Our September Book Club discusses Moment of Lift, a book where Melinda Gates shares lessons she learned from extraordinary people, who have given focus and urgency to her life. Join us for a relaxing evening of inspiring discussions on the 6th of September. The book covers topics such as maternal and new-born health, family planning, […]

FIT The ICT Talent Pipeline

FIT continues their mission to increase access and inclusion for female tech apprentice candidates through their ‘Women choose tech’ programme. ‘Women Choose Tech’ was set up by FIT in 2021 to attain 33% female participation in tech apprenticeships by 2022, one positive step to help contribute to an improved gender balance in the ICT specialist […]

From the classroom to the boardroom: Building alliances in STEM

We are very fortunate in Ireland to have two things in abundance – companies that are genuinely committed to initiatives that increase the pipeline for diverse talent in STEM careers; and groups of volunteers that willingly give their time to make this happen.    How do we make sure we do this in a way that makes the best use of these important resources? This is […]

Supporting STEM students to transition into tech careers

A diverse workforce is the key to unlocking innovation and inclusion in the industry. We’re encouraging STEM students to consider tech as an attractive career choice.   The continuous growth of STEM industry jobs means an increasing demand for experts. Although Ireland has the second highest percentage of STEM graduates per 1,000 students in the EU, the percentage […]

A STInt in the Industry for Teachers

I am delighted to welcome pre-service teachers to Accenture Ireland Summer Internship programme for the 6th consecutive year, during which the students who are qualifying as teachers will get a stint in the industry as a part of our interns group. The only difference is that instead of looking for a job in the tech […]

Join CWiT Book Club in July to discuss “Man Explain Things to Me”

Welcome to CWIT – Connecting Women in Technology Book Club! Here books are the starting point to explore literature which help us to learn about ourselves and the world around us, for the purpose of empowering women. Every two month we get together to share our views on a particular book and on broader topics […]

CWiT and 30% Club working together to advance gender balance in the technology sector

Dublin, May 27th, 2021: CWiT,  a network representing the country’s largest technology companies located in Ireland and 30% Club, a leading campaign promoting gender diversity in business in Ireland have come together to form an alliance.  Starting in May, CWiT and 30% Club are partnering with a common goal to campaign for increased inclusion in […]