Women in Tech: Trailblazers with Former TaskRabbit CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot, Google CFO Ruth Porat and Former IBM CEO Ginni Rometty

Washington Post | Jun 24, 2021 at 8:50 AM

Despite gains over the years, women remain disproportionately unrepresented across STEM-related fields and in leadership positions in the technology sector. Women also make up a minority of partners at top venture capital firms. On Wednesday, June 23 at 11:30am ET, Washington Post economics correspondent Heather Long speaks with trailblazers who have ascended to the top of the tech sector about their paths to leadership and the big questions that will define the future of technology. We’ll speak with Google CFO Ruth Porat, former TaskRabbit CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot and former IBM CEO Ginni Rometty.

Women in Tech: Trailblazers with Former TaskRabbit CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot, Google CFO Ruth Porat and Former IBM CEO Ginni Rometty

Washington Post | Jun 24, 2021 at 8:47 AM

Despite gains over the years, women remain disproportionately unrepresented across STEM-related fields and in leadership positions in the technology sector. Women also make up a minority of partners at top venture capital firms. On Wednesday, June 23 at 11:30am ET, Washington Post economics correspondent Heather Long speaks with trailblazers who have ascended to the top of the tech sector about their paths to leadership and the big questions that will define the future of technology. We’ll speak with Google CFO Ruth Porat, former TaskRabbit CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot and former IBM CEO Ginni Rometty.

Cloud is an operating model, not a destination

ITWeb | Jun 24, 2021 at 8:35 AM

Depending on their level of maturity, many businesses were now looking to virtualisation, some levels of automation, IaaS or PaaS, while others had goals of becoming fully transformed digital enterprises.

Digital Health with Xavier Becerra, John Brownstein, PhD, Tufia C. Haddad, MD and Jack Resneck Jr., MD

Washington Post | Jun 24, 2021 at 6:47 AM

Our health-care system is changing the way it does business. From the accelerated growth of telehealth, to the advent of digital therapeutics and diagnostics, to digitized data infrastructure, digital health is here to stay. Challenges like cybersecurity threats, privacy concerns and reaching those with limited Internet capability are also part of the territory. On Thursday, June 24, join experts in medicine, technology, and policy talking about the future of digital health care and how to make it efficient and safe.

Women in Tech: Trailblazers with Former TaskRabbit CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot, Google CFO Ruth Porat and Former IBM CEO Ginni Rometty

Washington Post | Jun 24, 2021 at 6:47 AM

Despite gains over the years, women remain disproportionately unrepresented across STEM-related fields and in leadership positions in the technology sector. Women also make up a minority of partners at top venture capital firms. On Wednesday, June 23 at 11:30am ET, Washington Post economics correspondent Heather Long speaks with trailblazers who have ascended to the top of the tech sector about their paths to leadership and the big questions that will define the future of technology. We’ll speak with Google CFO Ruth Porat, former TaskRabbit CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot and former IBM CEO Ginni Rometty.

Summer books of 2021: Politics

Financial Times | Jun 24, 2021 at 6:00 AM

…communities react against disorientating features of modernity — from economic insecurity to new technology and environmental degradation. Theory is combined with reportage that takes in Greek…