Commissioner Mariya Gabriel outlined her "Women in Digital" strategy and the actions that are in place to promote more women and girls participation in the digital sector in her speech at the Women in Tech summit.
Check the infographic below to get an overview of the facts related to the backward trend in the participation of women and girls in the digital sector and EU actions that are in progress to achieve a gender-balanced digital sector.
The European Platform of Regulatory Authorities (EPRA) will present Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, Mariya Gabriel with the report that examines the representation of women in the audiovisual media industry today.
On the occasion of the Digital4Her event in Brussels, representatives from European tech firms signed a Declaration expressing the intent to achieve gender balance and providing equal opportunities in their companies.
Alicia Asin Perez won the second prize at the annual EU Prize for Women Innovators 2018, a cash prize of EUR 50.000.
She co-founded Libelium (Zaragoza, Spain), one of the most innovative businesses in the wireless domain in Europe.
Following the call for tech-startups that are led by women, 10 finalists have been invited to pitch during the session "Startups worth growing" as part of the Digital4Her event organised in Brussels on June 19th.