Connecting Women in Technology

CWIT is a network for women in the ICT sector. We work on programs to attract, retain and promote females in the technology sector in Ireland and in turn attract more girls and women into STEM occupations.

Who are we?

Who are we?

CWIT was founded by Dell, Microsoft and Accenture in 2011, with the aim to bring together technology companies with a shared vision of connecting and supporting the development of women in the technology industry, now and for the future.

How do we do this?

How do we do this?

By effective lobbying, and by influencing students, parents and teachers. As an industry, we have started the conversation around gender diversity in the tech sector, and are exploring workplace strategies to retain and promote our diverse talent.

News & Events

What we do?


We run educational and interactive programs in schools promoting careers in technology.


We have developed a peer network across the top IT companies in Ireland to support female colleagues.

Inspire & Empower

We organise networking events to showcase female role models in IT and deliver diversity training within companies.

Our team

Our Members

Our Steering Committee

Our Partners