Ressources

by Daniela Wolf

This is a selection of educational programs and scholarships in tech, tech podcasts, informative tech movies, series, books, etc.

Each of it below is 100% real, and carefully hand-selected. With no further ado, here is my extensive guide for what to pay attention.

orientation

  • check-deine-karriere.de, richtet sich speziell an Frauen aus dem MINT-Bereich, die am Anfang ihrer Karriere stehen und hilft Potentiale aufzudecken und gibt Tipps für die nächsten Karriereschritte
  • Digitale Berufe, bietet einen Ein- und Überblick in die Zukunft der digitalen Berufswelt

online job boards

  • WeAreDevelopers, connects software developers with top tech companies worldwide

educational programs to enter tech career paths

  • Microsoft Skills Campus, Ausbildung zu IT-ExpertInnen
  • moinworld, a tech community and non-profit organisation aiming to make tech more female by supporting students and adults in learning to code, networking and meeting other experts
  • SkillHer, Microsoft Skill Development-Initiative für technikaffine Frauen und genderqueere Menschen
  • waff, kostenlose Ausbildung zur Junior Software Entwicklerin für Wienerinnen
  • We Hack Purple Academy & Community, an Academy and Community for IT Professionals to learn how to secure software
online courses / moocs
  • generalassemb.ly, expert-led training in coding, data, design, digital marketing, and more
  • MOOC.House, frei zugängliche Online-Kurse für Einsteiger und Experten zu ausgewählten IT-Themen
  • openHPI, frei zugängliche Online-Kurse für Einsteiger und Experten zu ausgewählten IT-Themen

software development

networks

databases

events

  • Forbes Women’s Summit
  • WeAreDevelopers, connects software developers with top tech companies worldwide
  • Women of Silicon Valley, an international, cutting-edge conference series dedicated to diversity and inclusion within the technology industry

scholarships

podcasts

  • she likes tech, female Tech-Podcast von NDR-Info und N-JOY
  • Everything VR & AR, weekly podcast covering technologists, enthusiasts, and companies with real world deployments of VR and AR experiences

movies and series to watch

  • The Handmaid’s Tale, series that posits a Christian fundamentalist theocratic regime in the former United States that arose as a response to a fertility crisis
  • Westworld, series about an exclusive theme park with lifelike robots

others

  • Hacking is not a crime, a non-profit organization seeking to raise awareness about the pejorative use of the terms “hacker” and “hacking” throughout the media and popular culture