Every year, we honor International Women’s Day by showcasing the many brilliant and capable women that populate our lives. Many are responsible for technologies we use every day like heating, lightweight glasses, and even big data algorithms while others are inspiring leaders and everyday heroes.

And yet, the gender gap persists — especially in STEM, where just 21% of the people who work in computing and mathematical occupations are women. To put that in context, 57% of the workforce in the US is female.

As someone who has worked my whole career in STEM, it’s glaring how little female representation…

Dvorah Graeser

CEO of KISSPatent, providing strategic patent protection for tech startups www.kisspatent.com

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