The first-ever STEM Festival scheduled for November

A session held by Women In Tech Maldives. (Photo/Women In Tech)

Women In Tech Maldives (Women in Techmv) will be holding the very first Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Festival at Hulhumale’ Central Park from November 8-9.

Women In Tech Maldives is an organization that works to inspire, empower and celebrate women in the industry of Science and Technology in the Maldives and aims to accelerate the growth of women in the industry by creating opportunities towards innovation with the STEM Festival.

The festival is expected to consist of a variety of activities and events set up for visitors of all ages and will showcase the talent of boys and girls in the field of technology in addition to providing a platform for vendors in related fields to showcase their products.

The festival will also aim to create awareness in the community regarding products and encourage and inspire young girls to join the field. The festival can be taken part by private companies and startups of the industry as well as service providers of the science and technology sector. Women In Tech also stated that the opportunity to take part in STEM was extended to school clubs and can be registered via their website.