About ODA

ODA is the leading meeting place for women in tech in the Nordics with more than 7500 members and more than 75 strategic partners across various industries.
The network is non-profit and more than 90 enthusiastic volunteers facilitate events, networking, mentoring and professional expertise with the overall goal to increase gender diversity in tech.

OUR MISSION: Through increasing the number of women in technology,
women leaders and women business owners, we contribute to better solutions and a better future for businesses and society.

Our goal is to inspire and equip women in technology to empower themselves and others to lead the change. By facilitating the exchange of experiences, skills development and personal development, ODA creates a shared meeting space for inspiration and motivation, delivers tools for empowering our members, and together with our partners promote technology as a great workplace.

ODA team – Inspiration Day 2017

We partner with individuals and organizations who believe in the power of diversity and want to join us on the mission to reach our goal of 40% women in tech in 2025, including in top management. From many year’s experience we have built a high competence with regards to how to promote gender balance.

OUR VISION: We empower Women in Tech to Lead the Change

OUR VALUES: Inspiration | Bravery | Empowerment | Passion

Our main activities

  • Inspiration day

Our annual event with 1400 participants.
More than 15 000 participants since 2006 and speakers
such as Erna Solberg, Manuel Knight, Kristin Skogen Lund
and Cecilie Skog.

  • Networking meetings

Hosted by our partners, and with an average of 120 participants.
More than 6 000 participants in total since 2006.
Topics and speakers include Tech trends, business,
leadership and personal development

  • Mentor Programs

1 year programs, with both traditional/reverse mentoring,
Now also exec shadowing together with our top partners
200 participants since 2009

  • ODA Awards

Announcing the best role models (organization & individual )
promoting women in tech, since 2009.
The ODA Awards have been named the most
important gender diversity award in Norway

  • Girl Tech Fest

Annual coding and Tech inspiration event
for 1300 girls in 10 cities.
Organized in cooperation with IKT-Norge, TENK,
Deichmanske and Norway Makers

  • Top 50 Women in Tech

Together with Abelia, ODA-Nettverk announces the
«Top 50 Women in Tech» on 8th March
to promote the hidden gems.


ODA-Nettverk er Nordens ledende nettverk for mangfold i teknologi. Vi har mer enn 9500 medlemmer med aktiviteter i Oslo, Bergen, Innlandet, Sør-Vest og Trondheim, og 80 partnere. ODA-Nettverk har siden 2005 inspirert og bidratt gjennom større mangfold til bedre beslutninger og løsninger for virksomheter og samfunn.

Har du spørsmål, ta kontakt med oss på info@odanettverk.no