Reply to post: Re: This needs to stop

Female-free speaker list causes PHP show to collapse when diversity-oriented devs jump ship

Doctor Syntax Silver badge

Re: This needs to stop

"Go and sit in a lecture theatre at the beginning of a computing degree in Sept/Oct - you'll find the rooms filled mostly with men."

So how do you propose to tackle it? Have ACAS take a proportion of female applicants for degrees in biology or other disciplines and allocate them places in IT regardless of what they want?

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