On a busy Monday morning, if you take a walk through your technology department, one brisk glance at the teams sitting there will throw light on the imminent problem that tech recruitment faces. The number of women you see there is a direct reflection of the impending gender disparity in most organizations. Women are dreadfully underrepresented in almost all divisions of tech.
IWH was conducted to encourage female developers across the globe to use technology as an enabler to bring about change while demonstrating all the things that make a great hacker. With this objective, HackerEarth partnered with Schlumberger and ThoughtWorks to invite all women developers and hackathon enthusiasts to participate in an interesting and engaging hackathon.