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IN PICTURES: Cisco’s Women Rock IT event (+15 photos)

The Northern Sydney Institute, part of TAFE NSW, and Cisco, recently joined forces to host the Women Rock IT event, as part of the International Girls in ICT Day on April 23. The event hosted more than 100 young women (and some men) from the Northern Sydney Institute, Bradfield College, and local high schools as well as girls and young women from the wider community to challenge stereotypes and pursue a career in IT.

  • Cisco Women mentor the live audience and Northern Sydney Institute of TAFE, as part of Cisco's commitment to AUS2020 STEM – Mentoring Initiative

  • The Northern Sydney Institute, part of TAFE NSW, and Cisco, have joined forces to inspire more than 100 young women to challenge stereotypes and pursue a career in IT

  • A room full of attendees

  • Collaboration between TAFE Institutes – Lidcombe TAFE, part of South Western Sydney Institute, brings their students across to Northern Sydney Institute for the event at the Camraygal building - St Leonards Campus

  • A room full of attendees

  • A room full of attendees

  • One of Cisco's early in career women mentors the live audience of students, industry and teachers. Recently graduated and now hired by Cisco as a virtual Sales Manager, students related well to her.

  • Women Rock IT!

  • A room full of attendees

  • Yes, men attended the event too to show their support

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