AnitaB.org is delighted to announce we are moving into our own office and conference space. This office will be a homebase for our team, women clients, corporate customers, and the entire global women's tech equity movement. Learn all about our new headquarters!
On Friday, September 28, 2018, Prof. Anita Hill joined us in Houston to speak at the 2018 Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC 18). Anita discussed the controversy surrounding Brett Kavanaugh, her own experience with accusing Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment, and the importance of both GHC and the #MeToo movement. Many news reporters covered Anita's inspiring featured session — check out some of our favorite quotes from the media.
We’re encouraging all members of our community to sign up for Time’s Up Tech, and to volunteer their time to supporting the organization’s infrastructure and growth. The organization’s mission statement insists on safe, fair, and dignified work for women of all kinds. Learn how you can join.
Earlier this year, we launched AnitaB.org PitcHER™, a brand new pitch competition to support, encourage, and provide new funding opportunities to women entrepreneurs. On September 27, our top 10 finalists will join us at 2018 Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC 18) to compete on stage for a total of $65,000 in prize money, split among the top three finalists and an Audience Favorite.
As we’ve grown, we’ve done so with our broader vision in mind: A future where the teams that imagine and build technology mirror the people and societies for whom they build it. We work every day to help companies create diverse teams and build inclusive work environments, and we’re committed to doing that same work internally.