Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI
Hasso-Plattner-Institut25 Jahre HPI


Women in Tech Conference on January 25 and 26, 2024.

The digital future needs diverse expertise and equal opportunities to foster an open culture in the IT sector that is ready to take on the challenges of our time. The Hasso Plattner Institute's Women in Tech conference creates a stage for strong voices to speak up about biases and hurdles in corporate structures and to lay out strategies beneficial to all in taking the digital future to the next level.

Tickets are now on sale and we look forward to see you there! You can find the ticket link as well as information on the "Bring-a-friend" campaign and free tickets for students and PhD students in the info info box.


[Translate to Englisch:] Women in Tech Konferenz 2022
Empowerment is a joint project, and all genders are welcome! The conference is aimed at students, young professionals, employees and employers - in short, it’s for anyone who would like to join in the discussion and seek inspiration for their own career path or leadership tasks.

Key Informations

  • When: January 25 - 26, 2024
  • Where: Potsdam Griebnitzsee
  • Language: German and English

Tickets and Benefits

The conference invites you to share ideas.
You will also find this philosophy in our ticket system.

The conference builds a bridge between professionals and young IT talents and is explicitly addressed to all those who see technology and diversity as key to our future. The participating audience can expect expert knowledge on the latest IT topics as well as opportunities to network and work together on solutions.

Your conference bag filled with: 

  • Expertise on the latest tech topics
  • Exchange with experts
  • Active work on proposed solutions
  • Networking on deep tech and diversity topics

Day 1


Day 2

The first day of the empowerHER+ conference sets the stage for tech topics and professional impulses. The experts will take the audience on a deep dive into the latest research and future topics in the tech sector.

Focus topics:

  • Deep Tech Research (English)
  • Cybersecurity (German)
  • Deep Tech and AI Regulation (English)
  • NextGen IT Researchers (English)
  • Human Bodies and Tech (English)
  • Debating Tech (German)


  • Networking during the lunch break
  • Evening event

We want to work on solutions, define milestones and commit to concrete goals. This goal is the focus of the second day of the conference. Participants and experts will come together in several streams to define (inter)active solutions.


  • How do we make academic careers more attractive for women+? Using design thinking to find a solution. (German & English)
  • Global network - how do we connect to empower together? Prototypes of an innovative platform. (English)
  • Career stream with inspirational talks and workshops to empower your career. (English)


Image Gallery: Women in Tech Conference 2022

fotos: HPI/K. Herschelmann