The IWMF and the Ford Foundation joined forces to host this highly interactive, action-oriented international summit for women entrepreneurs working in the digital news space.
Taking place at the Ford Foundation in New York on January 28 and 29, 2015, this event brought together 150 of the key international players and partners who fund and work in the realm of digital news entrepreneurship, both in the U.S. and around the world.
Follow the conversation on Twitter via #Code15 | View Kara Swisher’s keynote speech (YouTube)
Along with interactive panels, ignite talks and networking sessions, the summit included a one-day hackathon to further empower women by developing technology solutions to the digital news gender gap. Three winning prototypes were selected by a panel of judges, and teams won prize money to develop innovative apps to overcome the obstacles women face in the digital news industry.
Please contact Nadine Hoffman for summit-related inquiries.