The group VISION is to inspire IT girl geeks to identify and realize their full potential while achieving a balanced lifestyle.
The group MISSION is to create an open environment that promotes learning, sharing, networking, mentoring as well as providing support for IT girl geeks to grow and contribute.
The Gorgeous Geeks (GG), an interest group, formed by women currently and previously from the IT industry, who would like to encourage women to use technology as part of their lifestyles. The aim of the group is also to provide mentor or support for woman in the industry as well as to inspire other women to join the industry.
The group were inspired and touched by the Woman-In-Technology session back in 12 Sep 2007, hosted by Microsoft in it's premier and largest annual technology conference, Tech.Ed SEA 2007. The Gorgeous Geeks was launched in Jan 2008 subsequently.
The GG meet once in two or three months. Each meeting will discuss various IT or woman-in-IT related issues. Conferences and seminars are also held regularly in the area of Leadership and Entreprenuership. Future plan include provide support for women technopreneur and to help women to leverage technology in their business. GG also plans to roll out re-skill program to facilitate continuous learning and updates for women in the knowledge based economy.