‘Women Go Tech’ is an intitiative by Global Shapers Vilnius Hub with a marvelous goal to attract more women to the ICT (Information Technology Sector) through mentorship from top industry leaders. Mentorship programme has attracted most influential TECH companies to become official ‘Women Go Tech’ partners: leading ICT association in Lithuania INFOBALT and widely recognized corporate partner Telia. Other partners, such as: TransferGo, WIX, DELFI have also hugely contributed to programme’s success.
Mentorship programme has a cycle of 6 months through which selected mentees who successfully pass interviews and background check are paired with successful C-level professionals who can guide their way who can guide young women and show endless possibilities in the technology sector. Tête-à-tête meetings between the mentor and mentee are accompanied by monthly ‘Women Go Tech’ community gatherings and events where women can network, learn new skills and share insights in the primarily man-dominated TECH sector.
Official programme website: http://www.womengotech.lt