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Maha Jouini Opens Pathways to AI and Digital Tech for African Women

In Africa, African Influence, Publisher Channel, Technology, womensempowerment by Mary Kurek

 Maha Jouini is an AI expert and passionate advocate for women interested in working in technology and developing digital skills. Her challenging journey from Tunisia to Mauritania to founding the African Center for AI and Digital Technology is filled with hard-won points for women like herself. She shares her story and her passionate plea for women everywhere to stand …

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Bijal Hayes-Thakore and Tejal Thakore are Inspiring Women Toward Leadership in the Space Industry

In Publisher Channel, Space, Technology by Mary Kurek

   Bijal (Bee) Hayes-Thakore and Tejal (Tee) Thakore are sisters born in India who were seemingly hard-wired from a tender age to lead. And, lead is what they are doing now, but, in a field that involves an engineering mind and a love of the stars. The space industry has pulled these young ladies toward developing their talents to …

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Abby Stern of HITLAB’s Women’s Health Tech Initiative on Assisting Femtech Growth

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Abby Stern has been working with the Women’s Health Tech Initiative at HITLAB since the inception of the project and has provided leadership in seeing it through to current development. The mission is simply to provide support to femtech founders and leaders through education, fund challenges, research, data, and coaching. In this interview, Abby talks with Publisher, Mary Kurek, about …

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Networking Connections in The Introducer – Developing Youth as Global Citizens

In Features 14, Networking Opps by Mary KurekLeave a Comment

Big Impact News:  This edition produced an opportunity for The Introducer and its companion networks (The Frontrunners League of Social Impact Innovation & The Frontrunners Youth Impact League) to partner with a featured game-changer, Dr. Osita Aniemeka, to work on an issue shared by many of the game-changers featured here. Calls are being set up now to start the process …

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Game Changer Elizabeth Chee (Health Tech)

In Game Changers, Game Changers Health Tech 12, Health Tech by Mary KurekLeave a Comment

Elizabeth Chee, Health Tech Entrepreneur and Consultant, Switzerland Why This Focus of Impact: Elizabeth Chee on Health Tech starts here:  Elizabeth is a health tech entrepreneur with two decades of international management and industry experience in software and services. Since early 2014, she ventured into digital health and blockchain technologies. She speaks regularly in conferences such as Asia Medtech Forum, …