We are thrilled to announce the highly anticipated launch of the Women in Tech Japan Chapter, scheduled for July 5th, in the vibrant city of Tokyo. This groundbreaking event will take place at the esteemed French embassy, serving as a symbol of international collaboration and support for women in the tech industry. With an opening address by H.E. Philippe Tesson, the Ambassador of France to Japan, and Mr. Ken Hasebe, the Mayor of Shibuya, this gathering promises to be a significant milestone in advancing gender diversity and inclusivity in the tech sector.
Empowering Women in Tech:
The Women in Tech Japan Chapter aims to foster a supportive and inclusive community for women in the technology industry. Recognizing the unique challenges and opportunities faced by women in this rapidly evolving field, the chapter seeks to bridge the gender gap, encourage diversity, and provide a platform for women to connect, learn, and grow. Through networking events, mentorship programs, and educational initiatives, the Women in Tech Japan Chapter strives to empower women to reach their full potential and make lasting contributions to the tech landscape.
An Evening of Inspiration and Networking:
The launch event on July 5th will commence at 4pm at the French embassy, where attendees will have the opportunity to hear from esteemed speakers who have played instrumental roles in supporting women in technology. H.E. Philippe Tesson, the Ambassador of France to Japan, will deliver an inspiring opening address, emphasizing the importance of gender equality and the positive impact women can make in the tech sector. Following his address, Mr. Ken Hasebe, the Mayor of Shibuya, will share his vision for fostering an inclusive environment in Tokyo’s bustling Shibuya district.
After the conference, the celebrations will continue with a dining cocktail at the ambassador’s residency. This will provide attendees with the chance to connect with like-minded individuals, establish valuable connections, and discuss ideas for furthering the cause of women in tech. The combination of thought-provoking discussions and informal networking will create a vibrant atmosphere, fostering collaboration and mutual support among attendees.
The launch of the Women in Tech Japan Chapter marks a significant milestone in Tokyo’s tech ecosystem, affirming the commitment to promoting gender diversity and inclusivity in the industry. This event will be a catalyst for positive change, empowering women and driving innovation by embracing diverse perspectives and talents. As the chapter grows, it will continue to provide a platform for women to thrive, equipping them with the skills, resources, and connections necessary to excel in the tech field.