Thomson, Rebecca
November 2007
Computer Weekly;11/20/2007, p117
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the roundtable conference on November 14, 2007 in Great Britain, to boost the number of female workers in the Information Technology (IT) industry. It states that, efforts need to go into getting young girls interested in technology, tackling the gender pay gap, making, working flexible and child care available, and increasing, retraining for women returning after maternity leave.


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