Diversity champions announced at Nova Scotia’s third Digital Diversity Awards

Three women in Nova Scotia’s ICT sector walked home with some hardware Tuesday during Digital Nova Scotia’s third Digital Diversity Awards in Halifax. The three category winners represented women in senior level executive

Published on: June 8th, 2018 Alex Coop

2 Truths And A Lie with Trend Micro Canada’s Marcia Sequeira

Marcia Sequeira has been Trend Micro’s Canadian country manager for just over a year, but she's spent almost two decades in the tech industry. To get a better feel for Marcia's personal side,

Published on: June 7th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

CATA’s winning women of 2018 on the value of mentorship

When Human Resource Systems Group (HRSG) founder, president, and CEO Suzanne Simpson accepted the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA)'s Sara Kirke award for entrepreneurship and innovation, one of the facts she was proudest

Published on: May 17th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Ladies Learning Code evolves to bring coding to more Canadians

By Elizabeth Keith Ladies Learning Code is no more. On Oct. 27, the non-profit formerly known as Ladies Learning Code officially rebranded as Canada Learning Code, in an effort to reach more Canadians

Published on: October 31st, 2017 ITBusiness Staff

Obama’s former CTO on the importance of STEM

Washington D.C. -  When Megan Smith took the stage for her keynote at the SAS Analytics Experience 2017 conference, she opened with a quote from the first President of the United States, George

Published on: September 19th, 2017 Alex Radu

Rogers using mentorship programs to foster women in the workplace

ITBusiness.ca takes some time during the 2017 Women in the IT Channel recognition luncheon, held in Toronto on Aug. 17, to talk with Kendall Milne Bancroft, director of retail enterprise sales at Rogers Communications, about

Published on: September 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

The 7 Virtues founder addresses women in IT

ITBusiness.ca sits down with Barb Stegemann, author, entrepreneur, and founder and CEO of The 7 Virtues, to discuss why women-focused events are so important and how she found her "tribe" at the 2017

Published on: September 8th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Google engineer that wrote sexist memo is fired: Bloomberg

After writing a 10-page memo that depicted Google Inc.'s approach to a diverse culture as an "echo chamber" that "fosters the most extreme and authoritarian elements," senior software engineer James Damore has been

Published on: August 8th, 2017 Brian Jackson


The Business Leadership Podcast: Elaine Mah, Director at Intel Canada

Elaine Mah is the Director for Canada at Intel Corporation and a 12 year veteran with the company. Among her many achievements at Intel, Elaine is especially proud of her work fostering innovation

Published on: July 25th, 2017 Edwin Frondozo

Leadership symposium highlights the need for more women in management positions and how to get there

It’s no secret that gender parity in most industries still has a long way to go. While women make up half or almost half of all professionals in the accounting, medicine, and law

Published on: July 7th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Women are seriously under-represented in the Canadian tech sector and it’s not improving: new report

Gender parity in the technology sector still has a way to go, according to a new report from Women in Communications and Technology’s (WCT) Up The Numbers campaign. The study, “Where are the

Published on: July 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

It takes a (networked) village to make women successful

At the 23rd annual Women in Technology International (WITI) conference, held the week of June 11 in San Jose, no one stood alone. In the opening keynote, the audience was told that if

Published on: June 22nd, 2017 Catherine Aczel Boivie

The Business Leadership Podcast: Malgosia Green, Chief Product Officer at Top Hat

Editor's note: Our sister site IT World Canada recently announced a media partnership with Edwin Frondozo's weekly The Business Leadership podcast. We've decided to begin running the podcast on ITBusiness.ca as well. Edwin

Published on: May 9th, 2017 Edwin Frondozo