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Celebrating The Progress Of Women In Workforce

We at NASSCOM believe that an equal world is a greater world. Over the last year, the world has searched for “gender equality” more than ever before. People are not just asking questions; they are looking for ways to understand inequality, seek inspiration, speak out, and take action. Women continue to push through gender barriers and more and more of them are choosing careers in tradi...

A Connected Woman

by Sumeet Swarup In my home in Delhi, I live with four generations of women who are all technology users in their own way. My grandmother, who is 100 years old, uses her classic push button mobile phone, along with her favorite three channels on TV. My 70 year old mother uses her Android smart phone, communicates on whatsapp and drives her car with ease, but is not comfortable with the voice enabl...

FemTech – Where Blockchain and AI Meet for Research on Breast Cancer in Women

October is the month referred as the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM), America when hospitals and charitable institutions organize campaigns for the awareness that ultimately leads to fund raising for research and prevention attempts of this deadly disease. I take this opportunity to contribute to the cause through my paper where I have explained how emerging technologies as AI and B...

ITC can be claimed if Transportation is provided for night shift women employees

GST credit is available against the purchases of goods or services that are used, or, intended to be used in the course, or, the furtherance of businesses. The onus of proving the inviolability of these claims lies solely on the taxpayer since the range of things that can be included under this clause are seemingly broad. However, there are certain goods and services that have been made specifical...

NASSCOM Paytm Women in Technology Hackathon, April 2018

NASSCOM Paytm Women in technology- Build for India Hackathon sponsored by Pay-tm and the CEO of Paytm Bank – Renu Satti graced the closing ceremony of the Hackathon and encouraged all the Participants   The NASSCOM and Paytm collaboration for the Hackathon had many firsts in it. It was first of its kind hackathon where teams were led by Women leaders and the Ideas which came out will be in future ...

Women Are Breaking The Venture Capital Glass Ceiling and How!

Women are at the helm of some of the largest businesses across the world, but when it comes to venture capital, there is a visible absence of women in decision-making circles. However, over the last few years, women are progressively taking giant leaps in the venture capital sector with some branching out to set up their own funds while many holding senior leadership positions with prominent firms...

Are Women Financially Empowered?

Women have broken the shackles of society to enter big time into workforce and become an earning member of the family. While their struggle to break the glass ceiling of organisations is well chronicled, an area that is often ignored is their opportunity to manage the money they are earning. In a recent study that we conducted (within India), 77% of women stated that their money is managed either ...

Women in tech: There are 3 times more male engineers to females

When you Google ‘women in tech’, you are sure to stumble upon a plethora of forums and collectives clamouring for better representation of women in the technology sector. And it’s not just an empty slogan. There’s enough evidence and research that suggests that having more females in teams fosters innovation, creativity, productivity and results in more revenue. Ex-Uber engineer Susan J Fowler’s b...

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NASSCOM celebrating Women’s Day!!

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