Nominate your top contenders for Wired4Women Awards

Staff Writer
By Staff Writer
Johannesburg, 11 Mar 2024
Tell us who you think should be the winners!
Tell us who you think should be the winners!
  • Wired4Women Awards: Celebrating female excellence in the SA tech industry.
  • Brought to you by ITWeb Brainstorm, in partnership with Telkom.
  • Nomination submission deadline: 18 March.
  • Gala event to announce the winners: 22 May.

The Wired4Women Tech Forum, in partnership with ITWeb Brainstorm and Telkom, has launched a wide-reaching awards programme to recognise the most remarkable women in the South African tech sector.

The nominations the Wired4Women Awards are closing in a week’s time, at COB on Monday, 18 March.

This new awards programme features 11 categories, aiming to acknowledge the diverse impact of women across the IT field – from C-level leaders to tech entrepreneurs, rising stars, and students.

The categories are:

  • Leader of the Year (CIO, CTO, CISO)
  • Tech Entrepreneur
  • Top Tech Innovator
  • Tech for Good
  •  IT Business Development Executive
  • Rising Star in Security
  • Rising Star in Cloud
  • Rising Star in Coding
  • Top Tech Student
  • Mentor of the Year
  • Trailblazer


To ensure that the most remarkable, talented and inspiring women in our industry receive the recognition they deserve, we are calling on all South African IT professionals to help us identify and celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of women in South African tech.

Who are the female tech game changers and champions in your company, network, community or area of influence?

Make sure to submit your nominations by COB on Monday, 18 March, here:

The finalists will be revealed at the end of April, and the announcement of the winners will take place at the Wired4Women Awards gala event on 22 May in Sandton.