Geek Girl Dinners


Geek Girl Dinners is more than just a community organisation website. We are a dynamic platform that celebrates and empowers women in the tech industry across New Zealand.

Our Story

Founded in 2008, Geek Girl Dinners has been at the forefront of promoting gender equality in the tech industry. We host localized events featuring both female and male industry leaders, creating an environment where women take center stage. Men participate as invited guests, ensuring a majority presence of women at all events. Over the years, we’ve grown into a vibrant community of tech enthusiasts, innovators, and leaders who are reshaping the tech landscape in New Zealand.

Our Vision

Our vision is to uplift and inspire women in the tech industry. We foster an environment where they can freely express their ideas, challenges, and successes. By bridging the gender gap in technology, we provide a platform where women can thrive, learn, and lead. We envision a future where women are not just participants but pioneers in the tech industry.

Our Purpose

The purpose of Geek Girl Dinners is to celebrate and support women in tech. We provide a platform where they can connect with peers, learn from industry leaders, and share their experiences. By doing so, we hope to encourage more women to pursue and excel in tech roles, thereby promoting gender equality in the industry.

Our Values

Our core values guide everything we do at Geek Girl Dinners.

  1. Empowerment: We empower women to take up space and voice their opinions in the tech industry.
  2. Equality: We strive for gender equality by ensuring balanced representation at our events.
  3. Community: We foster a supportive network for women in tech.
  4. Learning: We advocate for continuous learning and growth.
  5. Innovation: We encourage innovative thinking and problem-solving with technology.