Tech-Girls Events

imagine, discover, create

Live & Local

On hold because of COVID-19 pandemic.

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Virtual & Global

  • The 7th annual Bio-Med Tech-Girls is going online! This program is a collaboration between the UVA Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME), St. Anne's-Belfield School and Charlottesville Women in Tech. This year the week of August 3-7 will be filled with guest speakers, hands-on activities and a design challenge for rising 9th through 12th grade young women. Apply now!
  • Girls Talk Tech - a web series that aims to inspire a new generation of engineers by featuring technical tutorials, day-in-the-life videos and virtual panels.
  • Girls Who Code Clubs where girls work in teams to design and build a Computer Science “CS” Impact Project that solves real world problems they care about through code.
  • The Connectory, find an opportunity near you to connect your child to STEM learning.

What We Offer

Girls’ Geek Day

A monthly program hosted at elementary schools throughout the region. The goal of this event is to spark interest in technology and computing by providing a fun, collaborative, hands-on environment to learn new tech skills and helping them connect to other STEM programs in the community. This is an all-volunteer led effort with role models and mentors from the professional community as well as middle and high school students sharing their time and passion for STEM.


Yes We Tech

The program is a series of monthly meetups for girls in middle school. As much as possible, we will to go to company and organization sites to see tech in action, meet female role models and do cool hands-on activities.


Bio-Med Tech-Girls

The program is a collaboration with the UVa Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME), St. Anne's-Belfield School and Tech-Girls. This experience provides an opportunity for high school students to get a hands-on, behind-the-scenes peek at biomedical research happening right now at UVA. Special emphasis is placed on sharing projects and meeting researchers, faculty & students that help incorporate technology & engineering into the field. ​


Tech-Girls Maker Club

Maker Club is open to all women & girls who are interested in learning together how to bring our wearable tech fashion ideas to life through sewing & soldering, programming & electronics and more.


Tech-Girl Monthly Newsletter

This monthly newsletter highlights opportunities for girls to connect with STEM programs that are local as well as online.

Tech-Girls

Tech-Girls was founded in 2012 by Kim Wilkens (aka TechKim). Tech-Girls is all about empowering girls to imagine and achieve their future dreams in our tech-savvy world. We help girls imagine possibilities, discover their potential and create the solutions of the future! In 2015, Tech-Girls joined forces with Charlottesville Women in Tech, a 501c3 non-profit.