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Hannah Craighead

Software Engineer
Hannah Craighead studied engineering at NZ’s Victoria University of Wellington before landing a killer gig working for Google in London.

Lina Qasem

Founder, Robofun
Lina Qasem founded Robofun to introduce more young people, especially girls, to coding and robotics.

Kathy Zhu

Security engineer
For her day job, Kathy Zhu detects cyber criminals’ attempts to hack Google

Kasvi Luthra

Information Security Analyst
Books and movies inspired Kasvi to pursue a career in tech – but she’s found the reality is even better than fiction

Hinerangi Edwards

Director, AATEA Solutions
Hinerangi Edwards says technology lets Maori people raise children in community and can also be used to enhance kids’ connections to language and culture.

Genevieve Richards

Machine Learning Engineer
From stacks of study and a summer internship to a graduate gig at CBA, machine learning engineer Genevieve Richards has made the most of her career opportunities.

Christina van Houten

Cybersecurity Strategist
Christina and her team help protect global businesses from the bad guys.

Monmayuri Ray

Data Specialist
Data scientist Monmayuri Ray believes gender is irrelevant if you have a passion for tech.

Peter Kydas

Cyber Captain
Peter Kydas was the president of a unique club at his uni that teaches students about cyber security careers.

Mahsa Mohaghegh

She# Founder
Academic Mahsa Mohaghegh is a mentor and diversity advocate for computer science students and young coders.

Janis Dalins

Web Police
AFP agent Janis Dalins is investigating how AI can help keep us safe online.

Henry Zhao

CommSec Developer
Coding and finance go hand in hand at the Commonwealth Bank for graduate software developer Henry Zhao.

A guide on changing preferences for Australian universities

QUT change of preferences Australia university
If exam stress meant you didn’t have your head on straight while choosing your uni preferences, we’ve got good news: it’s ok to change your mind, and changing preferences at this stage could mean studying your perfect degree. Here's how to do it.

Wellness 2.0: celebrating computer science careers in health

CS + health
Introducing the tech innovations popping up in the health space – and the awesome STEM careers they’ve created

SEEK reports more gender diversity in recruitment since removing coding from selection criteria

Womenintech
Online job search platform SEEK has increased the number of women in its technology graduate recruitment program by removing coding from its selection criteria.