News & Research: Latest News
Since 2007, Systers have been giving back to our community and women around the world through the Anita Borg Systers Pass-It-On Award. These awards ($500 – $1,000) help women across the global have a huge impact in their own communities through technology.
Organization Brings Popular Women in Computing Conference to the Global Stage PALO ALTO, CA, November 12, 2013 — The Anita Borg Institute, a non-profit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing, kicks off its 4th Annual Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing India (GHCI) tomorrow, November 13th, at ... Read more
Olga Maciaszek-Sharma (Poland) [Previous][Next] This summer, I have had the opportunity to participate in the great program that is Google Summer Of Code. I came to know about it via the Systers mailing list and have taken a very spontaneous decision to participate. It was a good decision, as both the program ... Read more
Awards Celebrate Women In Computing Who Demonstrate Social Impact, Innovation and Leadership PALO ALTO, CA, — November 5, 2013 – The Anita Borg Institute (ABI), a non-profit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing, announced today it has officially opened nominations for the ninth Women of Vision (WOV) ... Read more
During this summer I was a GSoC student at Systers. Besides that was an awesome way to
spend my summer from the social point of view (meeting new and wonderful people, being part
of a great community), it was a huge bonus for my career as well.
Systers has a mission to support women in computing across the globe and in various disciplines. We are very thankful to be chosen to participate as a mentoring organization in 2013 Google Summer of Code program. This gave us an opportunity to help Systers be exposed to and learn about our open source software, Mailman, learn coding and software development practices and collaborate on a large scale with technical communities.
New Career Board Debuts with 200 jobs posted from eight leading technology companies MINNEAPOLIS, MN, October 4, 2013 — The Anita Borg Institute (ABI), a non-profit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing, today announced the launch of the ABI Career Board during it’s annual Grace Hopper Celebration of ... Read more
ABI’s Specialized Program for Women Technologist Peer Groups Develops Skills For Tech Sector; Encourages Career Growth in Computing MINNEAPOLIS, MN — October 2, 2013 – The Anita Borg Institute, (ABI), a non-profit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing, and LeanIn.Org, a private foundation focused on encouraging women to ... Read more
The Institute of International Education issued a press release announcing the launch of Women Enhancing Technology (WeTech) as a part of the the Clinton Global Initiative programming. ABI is proud to support IIE and WeTech as a partner. More about WeTech from their website: Women Enhancing Technology (WeTech) is a consortium of dedicated partners ... Read more
ABI Presents 10 Best Practices to Foster Retention of Women in Technical Roles, Along with Strategies to Decrease Attrition Palo Alto, CA. — September 24, 2013 – The Anita Borg Institute, (ABI), a non-profit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing, announced today a new report titled Women Technologists ... Read more