TechWomen Explore Morocco

Guest Post by Larissa Shapiro

TechWomen Preparing for Presentation

Photo Credit: Denise Gammal

I’ve been deeply honored this year to participate in the inaugural round of the TechWomen initiative, a program of the US State Department, as a technical mentor. This program brings technical women from the Middle East and North Africa to Silicon Valley for technical mentorships and also has brought a few of the technical mentors here to Morocco for a week (11 days for me) to further our work in bringing technical mentoring to North Africa and to promote the program, which has been renewed for 2012!

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