• Women In STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation Part 1

    Increasing access to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education builds a pipeline to the jobs of tomorrow and continues America’s legacy of innovation. However, even with the spotlight on STEM, women and minorities are severely underrepresented in these fields. Today, women and minorities make up 70% of college students yet less than 45% of STEM degrees. The discrepancy presents an opportunity to mobilize a largely untapped talent pool. Industry leaders and workforce advocates discuss and address the many ways to empower women of color to uphold America’s tradition of innovation. #CBCF2016 Adrienne Trimble Tonya Hallett Global HR Director, Cadillac, New York, New York Shawn E. Simmons Environmental & Regulatory Manager, ExxonMobil, Houston, Texas Marc Veasey Seniority: ...

    published: 16 Sep 2016
  • Women in Tech Interview from VMware Engineering Innovation Offsite

    10 minute interview with two of our female engineers from VMware's annual innovation offsite conference. View all open engineering positions at VMware: http://bit.ly/M7NHL5 Search all our open positions worldwide: ‪http://jobs.vmware.com‬ Join our Talent Community and let us find jobs for you! http://jobs.vmware.com/talentcommunity/subscribe/ Learn more about the workplace culture at VMware, see pics of our offices, talk to recruiters, and get real time job openings by following us on our social pages: ‪http://facebook.com/vmwarecareers‬ ‪http://twitter.com/vmwarecareers‬ Linkedin Group "VMware Careers" http://jobs.vmware.com/go/engineering-jobs/210703/

    published: 04 Jun 2012
  • On Top of the World | Shell #makethefuture

    Jennifer Hudson, Pixie Lott, Luan Santana, Yemi Alade and Monali Thakur celebrate five cleaner energy initiatives in On Top of the World. Join us, because access to energy can help change lives. This is the official YouTube channel of Shell, a worldwide leader in the oil and gas industry. Our aim is to meet the energy needs of society in ways that are economically, socially and environmentally viable, now and in the future. We believe that oil and gas will remain a vital part of the global energy mix for many decades to come. Our role is to ensure that we extract and deliver these energy resources profitably and in environmentally and socially responsible ways. Watch our technological and educational videos to gain a better understanding of how we do this. Our videos cover topics su...

    published: 01 Dec 2017
  • Engineering innovation to boost shellfish diversity, jobs

    Marine Ecologist Brian Beal and a team based at the University of Maine at Machias Marine Science Field Station at the Downeast Institute are putting their aquaculture innovation skills to work. The team's goals are to diversify the U.S. market for shellfish and increase the number of jobs in that market. With support from the National Science Foundation, the researchers have been focused on two types of shellfish with the potential to bring more jobs and dollars to the area: Blue mussels and Arctic surf clams. Longer video here: https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/science_nation/mainebivalves.jsp Research in this episode was supported by NSF award #1317268, PFI: BIC, Shellfish Mariculture in Downeast Maine: Building Innovation Capacity to Diversify Economic Opportunities. NSF Gran...

    published: 08 Jun 2017
  • Supporting women and green innovation in rural Western Kenya: Ushirikiano Self Help Group

    As a Youth to Youth Fund (Y2YF) grantee in 2011/12, Ushirikiano facilitated the creation of 7 group project green businesses and 75 green jobs, particularly in the construction of fireless cookers and energy efficient stoves. With the support of Scale up Funding from the Y2YF in 2014, Ushirikiano is now expanding their beneficiaries’ access to markets and quality standards bodies, as well as supporting an additional 50 rural youth to engage in the green jobs sector. The Y2YF is a competitive grant scheme implemented by the International Labour Organization-Youth Entrepreneurship Facility and an in-country implementing partner in Kenya, the Ustadi Foundation. This video was directed by Timothy Mwaura. It was co-produced by Timothy Mwaura and Anne-Marie Jamin, with Abubakar Nuuman as Produ...

    published: 23 Oct 2014
  • Instavideo: Women's iLab Inspiring the Future of Women and Innovation Globally

    Giving back while volunteering at a Cambodian Orphanage, Supporting local initiatives and charities in Boston and NYC and spearheading women's leadership development

    published: 26 Aug 2014
  • [Digital Discussion Series] Women in Science Technology and Innovation Jessica Matthews

    published: 06 Sep 2017
  • Meet Molly, the Kid Who Never Stops Inventing - GE Commercial

    Subscribe to the GE Channel: http://invent.ge/1eGgvZK Meet Molly, the kid who never stops inventing. Find out how she is making the world work better. GE works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works. Connect with GE Online: Visit GE's Website: http://invent.ge Find GE on Google +: http://invent.ge/1dPUUN5 Find GE on Tumblr: http://invent.ge/17syCNf Find GE on Facebook: http://invent.ge/1929rzT Follow GE on Twitter: http://invent.ge/XJAX15 Follow GE on Pinterest: http://invent.ge/16JjInY Follow GE on Instagram: http://invent.ge/1a9XZGb Find GE on LinkedIn: http://invent....

    published: 06 Sep 2017
  • Chayn Dell Social Innovation Women's Challenge

    To empower women against violence and oppression, Chayn - a global volunteer-led digital network - was created. Started from one laptop in London, the volunteer network now spans more than 75 volunteers across the globe. Chayn's founding team of volunteers believed that leveraging technology and digital media was a secure and innovative way of reaching vulnerable women. Chayn has two projects: Chayn.org Chayn.org is Pakistan's first global volunteer-led crowdsourced website that informs and supports women facing domestic violence: the website contains crowdsourced information ranging from identifying abuse to how to cope with it, from treating depression to a list of universities, and how to build a safety plan to escape their situation. Chayn Labs Chayn Labs, an open platform, a socia...

    published: 27 Oct 2013
  • What are you going to make?

    This International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating women inventors, how they’ve changed the world, and are inspiring the next generation. Learn more about them and tell us what you’re going to make www.MakeWhatsNext.com

    published: 07 Mar 2016
  • Bridgestone’s Cara Adams Talks Innovation

    published: 21 Oct 2015
  • Boston Mayor Walsh on Tech Innovation, Job Creation

    Boston Mayor Marty Walsh discusses the city's tech industry and job creation with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde on "Bloomberg Technology."

    published: 08 May 2017
  • WEPs Partnership Innovation Brazil: Refugees, Employment and Integration – WEPs 2016 Day 2

    Held in observance of International Women's Day, the 2016 WEPs Annual Event, Business Partners for Gender Equality: Multipliers for Development, brought together inspirational business leaders, including innovative female entrepreneurs, with civil society, the UN and Government, to scale-up business action and unleash the full potential of women and girls. Through high-level panels and interactive sessions, participants dove into how diverse companies around the world are implementing the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) and helping to achieve the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), set forth in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Day 2 was held at the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel. From Brazil to Turkey, South Africa to the United Kingdom, India to Columbia, WEPs stakeholde...

    published: 26 Apr 2016
  • Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation Part 2

    Increasing access to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education builds a pipeline to the jobs of tomorrow and continues America’s legacy of innovation. However, even with the spotlight on STEM, women and minorities are severely underrepresented in these fields. Today, women and minorities make up 70% of college students yet less than 45% of STEM degrees. The discrepancy presents an opportunity to mobilize a largely untapped talent pool. Please join industry leaders and workforce advocates to discuss and address the many ways to empower women of color to uphold America’s tradition of innovation.

    published: 16 Sep 2016
  • Closing the Gender Gap in Engineering & Technology I Shell #makethefuture

    #makethefuture gender balanced. Shell spoke to women engineers across the globe about the gender gap. This is what they told us. Visit our campaign site: http://www.shell.com/closingthegendergap Shell has long supported and been committed to nurturing female talent. However external research suggests that women are often pushed out of engineering and technology by stereotypes, biases and micro-inequities. Shell promotes a culture that is gender balanced. From the way we hire and develop our female talent, to the leadership workshops we run designed specifically for women. We offer a global minimum standard for maternity leave as well as flexible working arrangements. Through long term partnerships with universities and research centers, we also help women to gain exposure in fields w...

    published: 20 Feb 2018
  • Farenthold Questions the Impact of Patent Litigation on Jobs and Innovation

    Rep. Farenthold questioned the costly burden of abusive patent litigation on jobs and innovation at a Judiciary Subcommittee hearing on Thursday. In his questioning, Farenthold highlighted that businesses are under the constant threat of becoming targets for frivolous lawsuits by patent assertion entities (PAEs) or "patent trolls" - and he offered a solution to this issue.

    published: 14 Mar 2013
  • Inventors Quit Their Jobs for a Startup, Innovation Soars

    The patenting activity of more than 900 inventors who left established firms to found a startup was compared with that of former co-workers who had generated similar quality and quantity of patents. After starting the new firm, the inventor-founders produced significantly more patents than their former co-inventors, and the patents were of higher quality, more focused, and more often led to commercialization. The research was led by Michael Ewens of Carnegie Mellon University, who discussed his findings at the Queen's School of Business Economics of Entrepreneurship and Innovation conference.

    published: 01 Oct 2013
  • BC Minister of Jobs Tourism and Innovation Pat Bell speaks about jobs and economy

    Minister Pat Ball talks about the threat and opportunity of global markets shifting from mainly the United States and Europe to include China and India, and eight competitive advantages of British Columbia as part of the provincial government's jobs strategy.

    published: 16 Aug 2012
  • Women in Engineering and Technology | Shell Careers

    We partnered with other companies like Rolls Royce, Mott Macdonald and GSK to inspire female students and graduates to join companies like Shell. We believe that by collaborating with industry partners, we can achieve more. The Women in Engineering & Technology event was at the Science Museum in November 2017. Learn more about future events and working together https://www.shell.com/careers Transcript: https://s00.static-shell.com/content/dam/royaldutchshell/video/women-in-engineering-and-technology-transcript.docx Welcome to Shell’s official YouTube channel. Subscribe here to learn about the future of energy, see our new technology and innovation in action or watch highlights from our major projects around the world. Here you’ll also find videos on jobs and careers, motorsports, the She...

    published: 21 Dec 2017
  • Women Techmakers Summit 2015: Rapid Innovation

    Meet industry leaders Nahid Alam, Kate Stirr, Kimberly Sheriff, Gabriella Levine, and Natalie Villalobos as they discuss the importance of rapid innovation with the 2015 Women Techmakers Mountain View Summit. Nahid Alam is the Founder and CEO of litehouse.io Kate Stirr is an Artist at the Exploratorium Kimberly Sheriff is a Mechanical Engineer at Google Gabriella Levine is a Hardware Engineer at Google Natalie Villalobos is the Women in Technology Advocate at Google You can learn more about Women Techmakers at WomenTechmakers.com and by visiting us on Twitter (@WomenTechmakers). Subscribe and follow the Women Techmakers channel at: http://goo.gl/JE50Eb

    published: 23 Mar 2015
  • Technology Empowering Women - Why the World Needs Women in Tech | Atefeh Riazi, UN OICT

    This video, produced by the United Nations Office of Information and Communications Technology (OICT), discusses why it is so important to attract more women into technology-related jobs, the obstacles preventing women from entering high-tech fields, and what we need to do about it.

    published: 15 Sep 2016
  • Inclusive Innovation Competition (IIC) Winners & Grand Prize Winner (Matching): Laboratoria

    The 2016 IIC Grand Prize Winner in the Matching Category is Laboratoria. Laboratoria trains women from low-income backgrounds and helps them land technology jobs, such as coding positions, with Latin American companies. Initially based in Peru, Laboratoria has expanded into Mexico and Chile. The IIC Winners in the Matching Category are: Bottom Line, Rural Sourcing, Inc., Skills for Chicagoland's Future, and Viridis Learning, Inc. @MIT_IIC MITinclusiveinnovation.com @MIT_IDE http://ide.mit.edu

    published: 28 Sep 2016
  • Canadian Innovation Agenda – Submit Your Ideas!

    Our government has a vision: to build Canada as a global centre for innovation. If we want to prosper, we need to turn ideas into solutions, science into technologies, skills into jobs and start‑up companies into global successes. Submit your ideas, and together we'll make Canada prosper and make the world a better place. Canada.ca/innovation

    published: 22 Jul 2016
  • Dubai forum aims to boost education and innovation opportunities for women

    Boosting opportunities for women in education and innovation. That has been the theme of the second day of the Global Women's Forum in Dubai - attended by around 2,000 people. Visitors have been taking part in lots of different workshops. Big industry names such as Airbus have been helping to inspire those setting their personal development goals for the future. Sustainable energy was also talked about at the event. "We cannot stop wars, the forum was told, but can be contained through eco… READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2016/02/24/dubai-forum-aims-to-boost-education-and-innovation-opportunities-for-women What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Sub...

    published: 25 Feb 2016
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Women In STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation Part 1

Women In STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation Part 1

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Increasing access to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education builds a pipeline to the jobs of tomorrow and continues America’s legacy of innovation. However, even with the spotlight on STEM, women and minorities are severely underrepresented in these fields. Today, women and minorities make up 70% of college students yet less than 45% of STEM degrees. The discrepancy presents an opportunity to mobilize a largely untapped talent pool. Industry leaders and workforce advocates discuss and address the many ways to empower women of color to uphold America’s tradition of innovation. #CBCF2016 Adrienne Trimble Tonya Hallett Global HR Director, Cadillac, New York, New York Shawn E. Simmons Environmental & Regulatory Manager, ExxonMobil, Houston, Texas Marc Veasey Seniority: 39, U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, District of Columbia Accepted Speaker(s): Valecia D. Maclin Director, Cybersecurity & Specials Missions, Raytheon Company, Arlington, Virginia Regina Gray Barbara H. Whye Executive Director of Global Strategy and External Alliances , Intel Corporation , Chandler, Arizona
https://wn.com/Women_In_Stem_A_Gender_Gap_To_Innovation_Part_1
Women in Tech Interview from VMware Engineering Innovation Offsite

Women in Tech Interview from VMware Engineering Innovation Offsite

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10 minute interview with two of our female engineers from VMware's annual innovation offsite conference. View all open engineering positions at VMware: http://bit.ly/M7NHL5 Search all our open positions worldwide: ‪http://jobs.vmware.com‬ Join our Talent Community and let us find jobs for you! http://jobs.vmware.com/talentcommunity/subscribe/ Learn more about the workplace culture at VMware, see pics of our offices, talk to recruiters, and get real time job openings by following us on our social pages: ‪http://facebook.com/vmwarecareers‬ ‪http://twitter.com/vmwarecareers‬ Linkedin Group "VMware Careers" http://jobs.vmware.com/go/engineering-jobs/210703/
https://wn.com/Women_In_Tech_Interview_From_Vmware_Engineering_Innovation_Offsite
On Top of the World | Shell #makethefuture

On Top of the World | Shell #makethefuture

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Jennifer Hudson, Pixie Lott, Luan Santana, Yemi Alade and Monali Thakur celebrate five cleaner energy initiatives in On Top of the World. Join us, because access to energy can help change lives. This is the official YouTube channel of Shell, a worldwide leader in the oil and gas industry. Our aim is to meet the energy needs of society in ways that are economically, socially and environmentally viable, now and in the future. We believe that oil and gas will remain a vital part of the global energy mix for many decades to come. Our role is to ensure that we extract and deliver these energy resources profitably and in environmentally and socially responsible ways. Watch our technological and educational videos to gain a better understanding of how we do this. Our videos cover topics such as innovation, jobs and careers, investor relations information, motorsports, the Shell Eco-marathon, engineering and our top products such as Shell V-Power. Visit our Website: http://www.shell.com/ Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Shell/ Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shell/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/shell Look us up on Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/royaldutchshell Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/1271/
https://wn.com/On_Top_Of_The_World_|_Shell_Makethefuture
Engineering innovation to boost shellfish diversity, jobs

Engineering innovation to boost shellfish diversity, jobs

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  • Updated: 08 Jun 2017
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Marine Ecologist Brian Beal and a team based at the University of Maine at Machias Marine Science Field Station at the Downeast Institute are putting their aquaculture innovation skills to work. The team's goals are to diversify the U.S. market for shellfish and increase the number of jobs in that market. With support from the National Science Foundation, the researchers have been focused on two types of shellfish with the potential to bring more jobs and dollars to the area: Blue mussels and Arctic surf clams. Longer video here: https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/science_nation/mainebivalves.jsp Research in this episode was supported by NSF award #1317268, PFI: BIC, Shellfish Mariculture in Downeast Maine: Building Innovation Capacity to Diversify Economic Opportunities. NSF Grant URL: https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1317268&HistoricalAwards=false
https://wn.com/Engineering_Innovation_To_Boost_Shellfish_Diversity,_Jobs
Supporting women and green innovation in rural Western Kenya: Ushirikiano Self Help Group

Supporting women and green innovation in rural Western Kenya: Ushirikiano Self Help Group

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  • Updated: 23 Oct 2014
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As a Youth to Youth Fund (Y2YF) grantee in 2011/12, Ushirikiano facilitated the creation of 7 group project green businesses and 75 green jobs, particularly in the construction of fireless cookers and energy efficient stoves. With the support of Scale up Funding from the Y2YF in 2014, Ushirikiano is now expanding their beneficiaries’ access to markets and quality standards bodies, as well as supporting an additional 50 rural youth to engage in the green jobs sector. The Y2YF is a competitive grant scheme implemented by the International Labour Organization-Youth Entrepreneurship Facility and an in-country implementing partner in Kenya, the Ustadi Foundation. This video was directed by Timothy Mwaura. It was co-produced by Timothy Mwaura and Anne-Marie Jamin, with Abubakar Nuuman as Production assistant. Editing, sound and music for this video was done by Joash Calvin Omondi. The cinematography for this video was done by Timothy Mwaura, with assitance from Abubakar Nuuman as 2nd camera man.
https://wn.com/Supporting_Women_And_Green_Innovation_In_Rural_Western_Kenya_Ushirikiano_Self_Help_Group
Instavideo: Women's iLab Inspiring the Future of Women and Innovation Globally

Instavideo: Women's iLab Inspiring the Future of Women and Innovation Globally

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  • Updated: 26 Aug 2014
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Giving back while volunteering at a Cambodian Orphanage, Supporting local initiatives and charities in Boston and NYC and spearheading women's leadership development
https://wn.com/Instavideo_Women's_Ilab_Inspiring_The_Future_Of_Women_And_Innovation_Globally
[Digital Discussion Series] Women in Science Technology and Innovation Jessica Matthews

[Digital Discussion Series] Women in Science Technology and Innovation Jessica Matthews

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  • Updated: 06 Sep 2017
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https://wn.com/Digital_Discussion_Series_Women_In_Science_Technology_And_Innovation_Jessica_Matthews
Meet Molly, the Kid Who Never Stops Inventing - GE Commercial

Meet Molly, the Kid Who Never Stops Inventing - GE Commercial

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  • Updated: 06 Sep 2017
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Subscribe to the GE Channel: http://invent.ge/1eGgvZK Meet Molly, the kid who never stops inventing. Find out how she is making the world work better. GE works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works. Connect with GE Online: Visit GE's Website: http://invent.ge Find GE on Google +: http://invent.ge/1dPUUN5 Find GE on Tumblr: http://invent.ge/17syCNf Find GE on Facebook: http://invent.ge/1929rzT Follow GE on Twitter: http://invent.ge/XJAX15 Follow GE on Pinterest: http://invent.ge/16JjInY Follow GE on Instagram: http://invent.ge/1a9XZGb Find GE on LinkedIn: http://invent.ge/1gtUi3e
https://wn.com/Meet_Molly,_The_Kid_Who_Never_Stops_Inventing_Ge_Commercial
Chayn   Dell Social Innovation Women's Challenge

Chayn Dell Social Innovation Women's Challenge

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  • Updated: 27 Oct 2013
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To empower women against violence and oppression, Chayn - a global volunteer-led digital network - was created. Started from one laptop in London, the volunteer network now spans more than 75 volunteers across the globe. Chayn's founding team of volunteers believed that leveraging technology and digital media was a secure and innovative way of reaching vulnerable women. Chayn has two projects: Chayn.org Chayn.org is Pakistan's first global volunteer-led crowdsourced website that informs and supports women facing domestic violence: the website contains crowdsourced information ranging from identifying abuse to how to cope with it, from treating depression to a list of universities, and how to build a safety plan to escape their situation. Chayn Labs Chayn Labs, an open platform, a social and digital enterprise that produces, hacks and incubates bold ideas, leveraging technology to empower women against violence and oppression. You can stay in touch with us through twitter: @chaynlabs @chaynorg Artist: Yppah Song: R Mullen Album: Eighty One (2012, Ninja Tune) Buy his music: http://ninjatune.net/artist/yppah Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/_Yppah_
https://wn.com/Chayn_Dell_Social_Innovation_Women's_Challenge
What are you going to make?

What are you going to make?

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  • Updated: 07 Mar 2016
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This International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating women inventors, how they’ve changed the world, and are inspiring the next generation. Learn more about them and tell us what you’re going to make www.MakeWhatsNext.com
https://wn.com/What_Are_You_Going_To_Make
Bridgestone’s Cara Adams Talks Innovation

Bridgestone’s Cara Adams Talks Innovation

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Boston Mayor Walsh on Tech Innovation, Job Creation

Boston Mayor Walsh on Tech Innovation, Job Creation

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Boston Mayor Marty Walsh discusses the city's tech industry and job creation with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde on "Bloomberg Technology."
https://wn.com/Boston_Mayor_Walsh_On_Tech_Innovation,_Job_Creation
WEPs Partnership Innovation Brazil: Refugees, Employment and Integration – WEPs 2016 Day 2

WEPs Partnership Innovation Brazil: Refugees, Employment and Integration – WEPs 2016 Day 2

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  • Updated: 26 Apr 2016
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Held in observance of International Women's Day, the 2016 WEPs Annual Event, Business Partners for Gender Equality: Multipliers for Development, brought together inspirational business leaders, including innovative female entrepreneurs, with civil society, the UN and Government, to scale-up business action and unleash the full potential of women and girls. Through high-level panels and interactive sessions, participants dove into how diverse companies around the world are implementing the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) and helping to achieve the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), set forth in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Day 2 was held at the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel. From Brazil to Turkey, South Africa to the United Kingdom, India to Columbia, WEPs stakeholder coalitions aim to remove barriers to women’s empowerment, benefit society and improve business at the same time. Speakers include: Vanessa Celano Tarantini, Engagement Opportunities, Global Compact Network Brazil Heloisa Covolan, Coordinator, Social Responsibility, Itaipu Binacional Danielle Pieroni, Organizational Development Director, Fox Time Recursos Humanos Adriana Carvalho , WEPs Coordinator Brazil, UN Women Brazil Country Office
https://wn.com/Weps_Partnership_Innovation_Brazil_Refugees,_Employment_And_Integration_–_Weps_2016_Day_2
Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation Part 2

Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation Part 2

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  • Updated: 16 Sep 2016
  • views: 136
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Increasing access to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education builds a pipeline to the jobs of tomorrow and continues America’s legacy of innovation. However, even with the spotlight on STEM, women and minorities are severely underrepresented in these fields. Today, women and minorities make up 70% of college students yet less than 45% of STEM degrees. The discrepancy presents an opportunity to mobilize a largely untapped talent pool. Please join industry leaders and workforce advocates to discuss and address the many ways to empower women of color to uphold America’s tradition of innovation.
https://wn.com/Women_In_Stem_A_Gender_Gap_To_Innovation_Part_2
Closing the Gender Gap in Engineering & Technology I Shell #makethefuture

Closing the Gender Gap in Engineering & Technology I Shell #makethefuture

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  • Updated: 20 Feb 2018
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#makethefuture gender balanced. Shell spoke to women engineers across the globe about the gender gap. This is what they told us. Visit our campaign site: http://www.shell.com/closingthegendergap Shell has long supported and been committed to nurturing female talent. However external research suggests that women are often pushed out of engineering and technology by stereotypes, biases and micro-inequities. Shell promotes a culture that is gender balanced. From the way we hire and develop our female talent, to the leadership workshops we run designed specifically for women. We offer a global minimum standard for maternity leave as well as flexible working arrangements. Through long term partnerships with universities and research centers, we also help women to gain exposure in fields where they are underrepresented, like science and engineering. In the last five years, Shell has increased female representation on our Board of Directors from 8% to 33%. We have also seen the representation of women in senior leadership positions rise from 16% in 2012 to 22% in 2017. For us, this is just the beginning. Welcome to Shell’s official YouTube channel. Subscribe here to learn about the future of energy, see our new technology and innovation in action or watch highlights from our major projects around the world. Here you’ll also find videos on jobs and careers, motorsports, the Shell Eco-marathon as well as new products like Shell V-Power. If you have any thoughts or questions, please comment, like or share. Together we can #makethefuture Visit our Website: http://www.shell.com/ Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Shell/ Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shell/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/shell Look us up on Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/royaldut... Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta...
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Farenthold Questions the Impact of Patent Litigation on Jobs and Innovation

Farenthold Questions the Impact of Patent Litigation on Jobs and Innovation

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  • Updated: 14 Mar 2013
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Rep. Farenthold questioned the costly burden of abusive patent litigation on jobs and innovation at a Judiciary Subcommittee hearing on Thursday. In his questioning, Farenthold highlighted that businesses are under the constant threat of becoming targets for frivolous lawsuits by patent assertion entities (PAEs) or "patent trolls" - and he offered a solution to this issue.
https://wn.com/Farenthold_Questions_The_Impact_Of_Patent_Litigation_On_Jobs_And_Innovation
Inventors Quit Their Jobs for a Startup, Innovation Soars

Inventors Quit Their Jobs for a Startup, Innovation Soars

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  • Updated: 01 Oct 2013
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The patenting activity of more than 900 inventors who left established firms to found a startup was compared with that of former co-workers who had generated similar quality and quantity of patents. After starting the new firm, the inventor-founders produced significantly more patents than their former co-inventors, and the patents were of higher quality, more focused, and more often led to commercialization. The research was led by Michael Ewens of Carnegie Mellon University, who discussed his findings at the Queen's School of Business Economics of Entrepreneurship and Innovation conference.
https://wn.com/Inventors_Quit_Their_Jobs_For_A_Startup,_Innovation_Soars
BC Minister of Jobs Tourism and Innovation Pat Bell speaks about jobs and economy

BC Minister of Jobs Tourism and Innovation Pat Bell speaks about jobs and economy

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  • Updated: 16 Aug 2012
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Minister Pat Ball talks about the threat and opportunity of global markets shifting from mainly the United States and Europe to include China and India, and eight competitive advantages of British Columbia as part of the provincial government's jobs strategy.
https://wn.com/Bc_Minister_Of_Jobs_Tourism_And_Innovation_Pat_Bell_Speaks_About_Jobs_And_Economy
Women in Engineering and Technology | Shell Careers

Women in Engineering and Technology | Shell Careers

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  • Updated: 21 Dec 2017
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We partnered with other companies like Rolls Royce, Mott Macdonald and GSK to inspire female students and graduates to join companies like Shell. We believe that by collaborating with industry partners, we can achieve more. The Women in Engineering & Technology event was at the Science Museum in November 2017. Learn more about future events and working together https://www.shell.com/careers Transcript: https://s00.static-shell.com/content/dam/royaldutchshell/video/women-in-engineering-and-technology-transcript.docx Welcome to Shell’s official YouTube channel. Subscribe here to learn about the future of energy, see our new technology and innovation in action or watch highlights from our major projects around the world. Here you’ll also find videos on jobs and careers, motorsports, the Shell Eco-marathon as well as new products like Shell V-Power. If you have any thoughts or questions, please comment, like or share. Together we can #makethefuture Visit our Website: http://www.shell.com/ Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Shell/ Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shell/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/shell Look us up on Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/royaldutchshell Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/1271/
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Women Techmakers Summit 2015: Rapid Innovation

Women Techmakers Summit 2015: Rapid Innovation

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Meet industry leaders Nahid Alam, Kate Stirr, Kimberly Sheriff, Gabriella Levine, and Natalie Villalobos as they discuss the importance of rapid innovation with the 2015 Women Techmakers Mountain View Summit. Nahid Alam is the Founder and CEO of litehouse.io Kate Stirr is an Artist at the Exploratorium Kimberly Sheriff is a Mechanical Engineer at Google Gabriella Levine is a Hardware Engineer at Google Natalie Villalobos is the Women in Technology Advocate at Google You can learn more about Women Techmakers at WomenTechmakers.com and by visiting us on Twitter (@WomenTechmakers). Subscribe and follow the Women Techmakers channel at: http://goo.gl/JE50Eb
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Technology Empowering Women - Why the World Needs Women in Tech | Atefeh Riazi, UN OICT

Technology Empowering Women - Why the World Needs Women in Tech | Atefeh Riazi, UN OICT

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This video, produced by the United Nations Office of Information and Communications Technology (OICT), discusses why it is so important to attract more women into technology-related jobs, the obstacles preventing women from entering high-tech fields, and what we need to do about it.
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Inclusive Innovation Competition (IIC) Winners & Grand Prize Winner (Matching): Laboratoria

Inclusive Innovation Competition (IIC) Winners & Grand Prize Winner (Matching): Laboratoria

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The 2016 IIC Grand Prize Winner in the Matching Category is Laboratoria. Laboratoria trains women from low-income backgrounds and helps them land technology jobs, such as coding positions, with Latin American companies. Initially based in Peru, Laboratoria has expanded into Mexico and Chile. The IIC Winners in the Matching Category are: Bottom Line, Rural Sourcing, Inc., Skills for Chicagoland's Future, and Viridis Learning, Inc. @MIT_IIC MITinclusiveinnovation.com @MIT_IDE http://ide.mit.edu
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Canadian Innovation Agenda – Submit Your Ideas!

Canadian Innovation Agenda – Submit Your Ideas!

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Our government has a vision: to build Canada as a global centre for innovation. If we want to prosper, we need to turn ideas into solutions, science into technologies, skills into jobs and start‑up companies into global successes. Submit your ideas, and together we'll make Canada prosper and make the world a better place. Canada.ca/innovation
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Dubai forum aims to boost education and innovation opportunities for women

Dubai forum aims to boost education and innovation opportunities for women

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Boosting opportunities for women in education and innovation. That has been the theme of the second day of the Global Women's Forum in Dubai - attended by around 2,000 people. Visitors have been taking part in lots of different workshops. Big industry names such as Airbus have been helping to inspire those setting their personal development goals for the future. Sustainable energy was also talked about at the event. "We cannot stop wars, the forum was told, but can be contained through eco… READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2016/02/24/dubai-forum-aims-to-boost-education-and-innovation-opportunities-for-women What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 13 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews
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