5 Takeaways from the Federal Women Tech Leaders event

5 Takeaways from the Federal Women Tech Leaders event

Federal technologists discuss tech modernization priorities and navigating recruitment issues.

Women leaders across government and industry gathered at GovCIO Media & Research’s Women Tech Leaders event to discuss how to encourage women in tech and draw more women into tech roles.

The future of the federal government will comprise a workforce that better represents the diverse population it serves, and agencies are strategizing on how to make this a reality. In many ways, these initiatives will impact technology priorities and processes, including recruitment efforts, Agile frameworks, artificial intelligence, data management and more.

With women representing only a quarter of the entire STEM field, the calling for women technology leaders to public service is vital and urgent. These prominent women discuss the solutions to challenges many technology teams are facing governmentwide.