With almost two years of existence, the Portuguese Women in Tech community has decided to celebrate the occasion with an Award that will recognize the best Portuguese Women of the national tech scene. The Portuguese Women In Tech Awards will take place on October 27 at Alfândega do Porto.

“We want to reward the national tech women who have demonstrated excellence in the Portuguese tech ecosystem. We wish that this can be a moment of networking and also a moment of the highlight for these women”, Liliana Castro, the founder of PWIT said.

There are a few categories on this competition: Founder / Co-Founder, Marketing & Sales Expert, Developer, Data & Analytics Expert, Lead Designer, HR & Talent Acquisition Pro, Product Manager, Community Leader and Best Startup in Portugal started by a Woman - Award by NATIXIS. The first five finalists for each category were announced on October 1st and you can still vote to elect the best. The three final women of the categories will be published on the PWIT website on 20th, seven days before of the big event.

The Portuguese Women In Tech Awards will happen in Porto, at Alfândega, on 27th October. The Porto Municipally (through Scale Up Porto initiative) and Natixis are partners of the event.