• A celebration of the Women of the Portuguese Tech Scene!

    After last year's successful first edition of the PWIT Awards, we are back for a second edition with the same focus of celebrating the women who have the biggest impact on the Portuguese startup ecosystem.

    Join us on October 26, in Lisbon, and support the women that most contributed for the Portuguese Startup Scene with a competition by the community for the community.


    The Awards are a moment of celebration for our community and the work done in the past few years. Vote here!


    • Founder / Co-Founder - Award by Deloitte
    • Developer - Award by Mercedes-Benz.io
    • Networking and Systems Engineer - Award by CISCO
    • Data & Analytics Expert - Award by Bosch
    • Product Manager - Award by Dashlane
    • Lead Designer - Award by Drover
    • HR & Talent Acquisition Pro - Award by XING
    • Marketing & Sales Expert
    • Community Leader - Award by Natixis
    • Best Startup in Portugal started by a Woman - Award by Volkswagen Digital Solutions
    For more details check our Rules and Terms & Conditions.



    September 18 to October 2

    Vote in one of the 5 finalists
    October 3 - 13


    Independent jury review
    October 13 - 16


    Announcement of the 3 finalists by category
    October 18


    Register now for the PWIT Awards 2019 Ceremony!

  • The 2019 Nominees

    Here are the 5 nominees for each category

  • Developer - Award by Mercedes-Benz.io

    Catarina Cruz Silva

    Senior Research Engineer @ Unbabel

    Cláudia Nabais

    Software Engineer @ Quidgest

    Jéssica Mendes

    Web developer @ Infraspeak

    Sandra Costa

    Senior Manager of VMPS SW Dev @ Bosch CC Braga

    Sofia Rocha

    Frontend Developer @ Unbabel

  • Networking and Systems Engineer - Award by CISCO

    Ana Trigo

    PhD Candidate @ Advanced Engineering Systems for Industry

    Cláudia Freitas

    Executive Director @ TecPorto

    Filipa Moreira

    Engineer @ Indra Systems

    Mónica Santos

    Systems Engineer @ Natixis

    Teresa Pais de Almeida

    Telecom and Networking Engineer @ A BELTRONICA TELECOM

  • Data & Analytics Expert - Award by Bosch

    Clara Puga

    Data Scientist @ HUUB

    Delphine Pessoa

    Data Scientist @ Unbabel

    Filipa Rodrigues

    Data Scientist @ OutSystems

    Isabel Pires Chaves

    Data Scientist @ Farfetch

    Manuela Almeida

    Data Scientist @ Talkdesk

  • Product Manager - Award by Dashlane

    Ana Marques

    Product Owner @ Dott

    Carolina Rodrigues

    Mobile Product Owner @ Hostelworld

    Sarah Constant

    Head of Product @ Jungle

    Sara Oliveira

    Director of Product @ DefinedCrowd

    Sílvia Barbosa

    Product Delivery Manager @ Blip.pt

  • Lead Designer - Award by Drover

    Cláudia Acabado

    Founder & Designer @ Bloco

    Cláudia Carvalho

    Lead of UX Design @ DefinedCrowd

    Janete Domingos

    Senior Product Designer @ Toptal

    Micaela Neto

    Creative Print Manager @ Talkdesk

    Shandra Menendez

    Product Designer @ Unbabel

  • Marketing & Sales Expert

    Ana Ventura

    Country Manager @ Infraspeak

    Andreia Semedo

    Marketing Manager @ Dott

    Catarina Coutinho

    Account Executive @ Unbabel

    Susana Teixeira

    Marketing Manager @ JP Sá Couto

    Tatiana Nersessian

    Product Marketing Manager @ Unbabel

  • HR & Talent Acquisition Pro - Award by XING​

    Claudia Moreira

    Global Head of People & Culture @ Pipedrive

    Daniela Barros

    People Learning & Development Manager @ Talkdesk

    Liliana Cardoso

    Head of People Experience PT @ KI group

    Patrícia Carvalho

    People Partner @ Onfido

    Sofia Matos

    Head of People & Culture @ Infraspeak

  • Community Leader - Award by Natixis

    Ana Gaspar

    Ambassador @ Volkswagen SDC:LX

    Daniela Monteiro

    Head of Entrepreneurship @ Porto Digital

    Inês Franco Alexandre

    CEO @ Movimento Transformers

    Marta Sousa Monteiro

    Startup Business Developer Manager @ AWS

    Vânia Gonçalves

    Founder @ Geeks Girl Portugal

  • Founder / Co-Founder - Award by Deloitte

    Carolina Amorim

    CEO & Co-Founder @ EMOTAI

    Cláudia Morgado

    Founder & CEO @ Aurora Tech AI

    Daniela Seixas

    Founder & CEO @ Tonic App

    Luísa Lima

    Founder & VP of Engineering @ Fyde

    Veronica Orvalho

    Founder @ Didimo Inc

  • Best Startup in Portugal started by a Woman - Award by Volkswagen Digital Solutions




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