International Women’s Day
Every March 8th, Google celebrates IWD through a series of summits across the globe.
Take another step toward your future. Explore internships, jobs, scholarships, and grants.
Explore our student and travel scholarships, both of which aim to support and inspire your pursuit of careers in technology.
Discover Google-sponsored programs, from the Computer Science Summer Institute (CSSI) to BOLD Immersion. Dive in to find programs that help you immerse yourself in Google’s culture and prepare you for a future in business or computer science.
Explore playlists, technical-development resources, and other material to help you be your best.
From campus visits and conferences to symposiums and networking events, Google hosts and attends all kinds of events. Stop by and be sure to say hello!
Many IWD Event Series summits will feature workshops presented by Google’s Women Techmakers. Since 2014, Women Techmakers is continually launching global, scalable initiatives, and piloting new programs to support and empower women in the industry. Learn more at your local event.
This playlist features quick, 60-second stories about women who create the tech we use daily. Get inspired with this specially curated video list.
Join Rana Abdelhamid in the web series, Founded. In this episode, meet Tanya Sam, a tech entrepreneur and founder of TechSquare Labs, who is committed to paving the way for change for underrepresented and female founders.
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Experts and influencers
20 International Women’s Day influencers and experts
Google’s Women Techmakers
Google’s Women Techmakers program creates visibility, community and resources for women in technology by hosting events, offering trainings and piloting new initiatives with different groups and partners from the global tech ecosystem. Our Ambassadors are passionate leaders in their community who are dedicated to driving innovation, as well as women and gender-minority participation in the technology industry.
Cloud Technical Residency (CTR)
The CTR is a one-year rotational program in Google’s fastest growing business—Google Cloud. It provides you with broad experience as you rotate through technical and customer-facing roles. You'll also gain exposure to the whole customer lifecycle—sales, services, and support.
Google Developer Groups
The Google Developer Groups program gives developers the opportunity to meet local developers with similar interests in technology. A GDG meetup event includes talks on a wide range of technical topics where you can learn new skills through hands-on workshops. The community prides itself on being an inclusive environment where everyone and anyone interested in tech - from beginner developers to experienced professionals - all are welcome to join.
Google Developers Experts
The Google Developers Experts program is a global network of highly experienced technology experts, influencers and thought leaders who actively support developers, companies and tech communities by speaking at events, publishing content and building innovative apps. Experts actively contribute to and support the developer and startup ecosystems around the world, helping them build and launch highly innovative apps. More than 800 Experts represent 18+ Google technologies around the world!
This featured codelab for IWD 2020 introduces you to building Actions for the Assistant. Actions on Google is a developer platform that lets you create software to extend the functionality of the Assistant. You do not need to have any prior experience.
This featured codelab for IWD 2020 builds on what you learned in Level 1. In this codelab, you create a sophisticated conversational Action with multiple features. Your Action fetches the user's name to address the user personally. It asks follow-up questions to keep the conversation moving. It uses rich visuals and sound effects. And, it supports deep links that launch at key moments in the conversation.
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