Yet Co-Founder to Speak at WOW Women of the World Festival
WOW Women of the World is a high-profile, global movement of festivals that celebrates women as a force for positive change and takes a frank look at remaining barriers to gender equality. Launched in 2011 in London, WOW festivals have engaged and inspired over one million women across five continents and cities in Australia, Egypt, India, Pakistan, the U.K., and the most recently in the U.S. at the Apollo Theatre in Harlem.
Yet Analytics co-founder Margaret Roth is speaking at the WOW Women of the World Festival in a panel titled "Solutions to Gender Bias in STEM." Women remain disproportionately underrepresented in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines, and often fail to achieve recognition or promotion to higher-level influential positions. What can be and is being done to address this issue?