Island Women in Science & Technology

Island Women in Science and Technology (IWIST) is a not for profit society that hosts networking and professional development events on the island for women in STEM. Based on Vancouver Island, IWIST’s mission is to build a trusted community of women in STEM, developing peer connections, learning and growth, and camaraderie.


Professional Development • Networking for Advancing Career • Networking for advancing community • Networking for Social Reasons

Women in Tech, part of BC Tech Association

BC’s Tech Association offers a Women in Tech program to support gender equality in technology. Women in Tech provides workshops, community connections to support women in the sector and to nurture leaders and innovators. BC Tech brings together industry leaders dedicated to supporting women in tech to develop and implement proven practices that enable women to thrive.


Employer Resources • Indigenous Engagement • Professional Development • Policy/Advocacy • Networking for Advancing Community