Tech Careers Rock!

Tech Careers Rock!

Speaking about, and promoting Tech/STEM/STEAM education and career possibilities to young adults through my talk - Tech Careers Rock!

Topics include:
- Tech industry definition and examples
- Overview of the current state and stats surrounding women pursuing education for, and those actively holding tech roles, including trends
- Exploration of contributing factors resulting in the so-called gender gap and the undertepresentation of women in tech roles
- Discussion of ways to reduce the gender gap and improve women interest, awareness, representation, and participation in tech roles
- An overview of why tech careers 'rock!'
- A discussion of the many different tech roles available, including non-programming/coding roles
- A discussion of how to get started learning, and continuing to learn about and develop various 'tech' skills


Alex Castrounis

December 01, 2016