Stephanie Parkin

I manage the folks bringing you the gorgeous new developerWorks design, plus the power-house development team behind the Dev Centers and dW Answers platforms. Previously I was the site Information Architect and Taxonomy Geek. My current passion is promoting Women in Tech, to increase opportunities that improve the lives of women.

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IBM honored with Grace Hopper Top Companies for Women Technologists Momentum Award

The Momentum award is given to the company with the “greatest year-over-year improvement in the representation of women technologists at senior and executive levels.”

Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing 2017 – IBM hopes to meet you there!

Good News! Despite Hurricane Irma’s devastating impact across Florida, Grace Hopper 2017 is still on in Orlando, from October 4-6. While Orlando was spared much...

International Women’s Day 2017 – #BeBoldForChange

Happy International Women’s Day! As a woman working for one of the few companies with a female CEO, we have plenty to celebrate.  As I...

Hidden Figures – At the intersection of race, gender and technology

I’ve been jazzed about this film since the Grace Hopper conference closing keynote which featured Mimi Valdez, the producer of the movie Hidden Figures, and...

Grace Hopper 2016 – Women and the future of technology

On the plane to Houston I overheard two college women behind me: “You’re going to Hopper? Me too!” Over the next two hours they shared...

Yes She Can – Employment skills for young women with autism

Over the past 20 years, autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has become increasingly common in the United States. In 1998, 1 in 500 children were diagnosed...

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