Friday Mar 08, 2024

We talk IoT: Empowering Voices: Fostering Diversity and Inclusion in Electronics - Episode 49

Welcome to a special International Women's Day episode of 'We Talk IoT,' where we shine a light on the women shaping the future of technology.

Today, we are honored to host Jackie Mattox, the founder of Women in Electronics, a pivotal force advocating for diversity and empowerment in the tech industry.

Join us as we delve into Jackie's inspiring journey, the work of Women in Electronics, and the crucial role of mentorship and inclusion in driving innovation.

#iwd2024 #InspireInclusion #electronics #wetalkiot


Summary of this week's episode:

01:04 Introductions

03:35 The Evolution of Women in Electronics

05:04 The Impact of Mentorship and Inclusion

07:53 The Importance of Action Over Awareness

08:29 The Role of Women in Electronics in Driving Change

09:42 The Challenges and Opportunities for Women in Tech

22:28 The Power of Mentorship and Career Coaching

26:32 Advice for Young Women Contemplating a Future in Electronics

30:23 The Importance of Unity and Inclusion


Show notes:

Jackie Mattox:

Women in Electronics:

WE presentation with facts and figures:

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