Huawei launches program to encourage women to join tech sector

March 08, 2021 CV TECH INC

Chinese tech giant Huawei unveiled its HUAWEI Women Developers (HWD) program on International Women’s Day, dedicated to helping female developers create applications and tools that can “change the world”.

Huawei is also providing opportunities and platforms for female developers, including opportunities for career development and expertise, to inspire more women to join the field of technology innovation.

The program is open for applications from female developers around the world through the Huawei Developer Alliance website.

“We believe that women will lead technological innovation. We hope that the HUAWEI Women Developers program will help women better leverage their talents and unique value, and give them opportunities to demonstrate their leadership abilities. This will help make our world a better place,” said Chen Lifang, senior vice president of Huawei.

The Women Developer Program will offer courses related to technology innovation and career development for female developers around the world, inviting experts in various fields to share cutting-edge technologies and tools, and providing hands-on experimentation and practice opportunities based on scenarios.

Huawei will also create an exclusive community for women developers on the Developer Alliance platform and organize a series of online and offline events.

Another Huawei program called the Shining-Star will also set up an exclusive incentive for female developers to support and encourage them to innovate and start their own businesses.

In addition, female developers of potential and high-quality applications will have the opportunity to participate in promoting f the program, as well as the invitations to official Huawei events.

Currently, Huawei has launched female digital technology empowerment programs in a number of countries, including Ireland, Argentina, Bangladesh, Kenya, and South Africa. The percentage of female participants in Huawei’s ICT training programs, such as “Seeds of the Future”, exceeds 30%.

Huawei holds 15.4 percent of global 5G patents

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(Source: Huawei)