Woman in Technology Award honors an individual who best exemplifies the outstanding contributions made by women in advancing technology in industry, business and society.
Why a Woman in Tech Award?
Criteria judges will use to decide this award are:
It's no secret there's a shortage of tech talent nationwide. It's also a well known fact that kids are more likely to choose careers where they see people like them succeeding. While boys have lots of role models in technology, there are not yet as many women in the spotlight. The Women in Tech Award is our effort to providing more examples of women rocking tech careers to inspire the next generation of female tech leaders and potentially double the qualified workforce for all of the region's tech companies.
has made a meritorious contribution to the advancement of technology
through innovation and leadership in her specific technological area.
- Nominee has made a noticeable and positive impression on women in the field of technology.
- Nominee has enabled other technical women to advance in their careers or motivated young women to choose careers in technology.