Although women receive much less funding, they often have sustainable and economically successful business ideas. This needs to change. The responsibility to promote talent and innovation in the startup world, rather than primarily focusing on gender, lies with all of us.
The popular bot ChatGPT turned one this November. Since then, superpowers have been available to humanity. Already, 1.7 billion people use them, mostly men. This could deepen the digital gap between genders. A wake-up call.
There is a shortage of women in the tech industry: Globally, only 20 percent of all tech jobs are taken up by women. Safia Agueni of «Women in Tech Switzerland» explains in this interview why this gap exists, what consequences it brings, and how more women can be enthusiastic about technology.
80 kilograms, white, healthy and male - in medical research, these characteristics were long considered the standard. The resulting data gap, especially with regard to gender, has had fatal consequences to this day.
The world of startups is a gentlemen's club. Part 1 of our "Female Founders" series examines why this is a missed opportunity not just for women but for the world at large, and what needs to be done to create change.
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