Trans-Tasman Tales

Tech Girls Are Superheroes - In Conversation with Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen

June 26, 2019 Season 2 Episode 7
Trans-Tasman Tales
Tech Girls Are Superheroes - In Conversation with Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen
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Trans-Tasman Tales
Tech Girls Are Superheroes - In Conversation with Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen
Jun 26, 2019 Season 2 Episode 7
Australian High Commission New Zealand
Tech Girls Movement Founder Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen joins us to talk about women in tech, encouraging young girls to think about tech and talking solutions, not problems.
Show Notes

Welcome to Trans-Tasman Tales, the free podcast by the Australian High Commission in New Zealand.

In today's episode, Second Secretary Nicole Steinweg sits down with Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen, founder of the Tech Girls Movement Foundation and the Tech Girls Are Superheroes competition. Dr Jenine and Nicole talk about why we need to start talking more about solutions, designing programs for young women and girls, and making an impact.

Dr Jenine visited Wellington as part of the Australian High Commission's public diplomacy programme, leading a Tech Week event for intermediate-aged students and taking part in our Women in Leadership Speaker Series.

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Music by Lee Rosevere