Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • August 11, 2021

    How Creating IT Futures Partner Verizon Foundation Helped TALK Do a TechGirlz “Pandemic Pivot”

    Jeff Lareau of Creating IT Futures and Alicia Park of TechGirlz tell how the Technology Association of Louisville Kentucky (TALK) did a “pandemic pivot” with support from Verizon Foundation.
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  • August 5, 2021

    Technologist Talk Social Innovation Podcast Mini-Series Wins Silver and Gold

    Creating IT Future’s Technologist Talk podcast mini-series “Social Innovation in Action: TechShopz Pandemic Pivot” wins a 2021 Communicator Award for Excellence in Individual Episodes Promoting Causes & Awareness and for Distinction in a Series Promoting Diversity & Inclusion.
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  • July 16, 2021

    Innovation, change and growth are key themes in SXSW EDU podcast

    TechGirlz Director Amy Cliett recently moderated a panel discussion at the SXSW EDU Conference & Festival. Joining her were representatives from other organizations that mentor girls and young women to lead to positive paths and prosperous careers in technology.
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  • May 17, 2021

    WITS Connect May event to feature pandemic revelations

    The May WITS Connect features leaders from TechGirlz, Philly Tech Sistas, Black Girls Code and Girls on the Run who discuss how their organizations handled pandemic pivots.
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  • March 18, 2021

    TechGirlz and Cliett take national stage at SXSW EDU

    TechGirlz director Amy Cliett moderates SXSW EDU panel about how the pandemic has caused organizations to re-think how they accomplish their missions.
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  • March 11, 2021

    How Volunteers Work in Partnership with TechGirlz and Other Creating IT Futures Programs

    How does Creating IT Futures develop & deepen relationships with partners who volunteer? Alicia Park, national outreach manager for TechGirlz, explains on Technologist Talk.
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