Episode 5.

Tackling the Gender Gap in IT: Why Does Tech Need More Women?

Episode Overview

Tech, especially IT, has a gender issue. Even though women have come a long way, they are still under-represented and often times, undervalued.

Gender inequality is a pressing issue that has far-reaching societal, economic, and cultural consequences. So, what is holding women back in IT?

Kathryn Abbas, Cato Networks’ Channel Account Manager discusses the gender gap in the IT industry and how to encourage decision-makers to improve the situation.

Meet the host

Robin Johns

Knowledge and Training Director
at Cato Networks

A life long Educator and Enabler, Robin Johns, Cato’s Knowledge and Training Director, has a passion for all things tech. Robin has previously worked in the fields of WAN Optimization, Network Monitoring, Capacity Analysis, Digital Experience Management and Protocol Simulation. From Packets and Flows to things nobody knows. Robin wants to learn about it all.