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Girls in ICT Day
25 April 2019 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Driving female entrepreneurship and social impact through Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
International Girls in ICT Day is celebrated every year on the fourth Thursday of April. The day encourages girls and young women to consider studies and careers in ICT. Over 357,000 girls and young women have already taken part in more than 11,100 celebrations of International Girls in ICT Day in 171 countries worldwide!
This year, we’re thrilled to host Girls in ICT Day in Ottawa on April 25th from 10:00AM to 1:30PM with Invest Ottawa at Bayview Yards, Ottawa’s innovation hub.
More than 80 young people from all over the National Capital Region will join Canadian technology organizations, not-for-profits, and professional associations in a day of hands-on learning activities and workshops that showcase the power and potential of young women in ICT.
Representatives from ICTC will be facilitating a Cybersecurity activity table during the event.