Robot Olympics, banana DNA and other fun at tech camp for girls

Twenty-six girls from around the Toronto area will be designing running shoes, extracting DNA from bananas, and competing in a mock robot Olympics this week during IBM's tech camp for girls.For over a

Published on: July 16th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Video Rewind: IBM’s E.X.C.I.T.E. Camp brings girls into science and technology

It is only the first year of IBM's Smarter Cities Challenge and Canada already has a spot on the esteemed list, with Edmonton earning a spot with its proposal to apply business intelligence

Published on: March 10th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

IT’s not for me, say many Canadian women

At least 90,000 new jobs are expected to be created within Canada's information and communication technology sector. Despite such explosive growth potential, though, many young Canadian women find a career in IT unattractive.Many

Published on: March 16th, 2009 Michelle MacLeod