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Join 6,000+ tech leaders and professionals at the UK’s vibrant centrepiece for women in tech - learn from the best speakers in the industry, enhance your entire skills portfolio and celebrate gender diversity in the world's fastest growing industry

An exhilarating, inspiring, motivating, mind-stretching and thinking out of the box experience!

Engineer, ABB Group

An inspiring, insightful and personally transformative experience!

Senior UX, Tesco

Motivational, inspirational, aspirational and empowering

Senior Product Manager, BBC

About Women of Silicon Roundabout

Women of Silicon Roundabout enables people and organisations to connect, learn and take action on gender diversity and inclusion. We do not shy away from controversy and we look to open people's minds to new ideas by pushing boundaries.

Through inspirational keynotes, panel discussions on business strategy, technical classes, and career development workshops, this conference provides all the content and networking opportunities needed to flourish in the tech sector.

Beginning with one small event four years ago, Women of Silicon Roundabout has grown rapidly and is now the centre piece of a global series. The Women in Tech World Series is an international sensation, changing the game for women in the USA, Australia, mainland Europe and the UK.

Be part of the community - join us and over 6,000 professionals to make an impact on the gender gap and boost your career at Women of Silicon Roundabout 2019.



DeepMind Health
Channel 4

Speakers include

Baroness Karren Brady of Knightsbridge CBE

Vice-Chairman @ West Ham United Football Club

Jo Hannaford

Head of EMEA Technology and Global Head of Quality Assurance Engineering @ Goldman Sachs

Dr Rebecca Pope

Head of Data Science & Engineering @ KPMG

Heleen Snelting

Director Data Science EMEA @ TIBCO

Sonia Cargan

Chief Diversity Officer @ American Express

Joanna Chwastowska

Engineering Lead @ Google DeepMind Health

Rikke Rosenlund

Founder and CEO @ BorrowMyDoggy

Namrata Sarmah

Senior Director of Product @ Viacom

Ruth Sleeter

Executive Director, Business Transformation and IT @ Lenovo’s Data Centre

Genevieve Kangurs

Head of Digital Experience and Adoption @ TSB

Elly Hardwick

Chief Digital Officer @ UBS

Sharon Cooper

Chief Digital Officer @ EIU

Caroline Hermon

Head of New Business & Adoption of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning @ SAS

Lesya Liskevych

Head of Web Analytics @ Kindred Group

Craig A Gonzales

Head of Ethical Hacking @ BT Security

Claire Calmejane

Chief Innovation Officer @ Societe Generale

Topics include

The Future of Tech

Disrupt or be disrupted! Which tech change agent will you become?

Topics include:

  • Your journey to truly cognitive technology: From robotics, RPA, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Computer Vision, A.I. and beyond!
  • Big data and analytics - Creating change agents to win the data science war
  • To the intelligent edge – The next IT transformation?

The 2019 Tech-Pulse

Master today’s tech possibilities to best position yourself for the future!

Topics include:

  • Beyond data lakes – How to turn data-driven decision making into practice?
  • Evolving cloud – Distributed tech, edge computing and its overlay implications
  • Automation – The changing face of security in an increasingly cognitive tech world
  • Blockchain outside of financial services – What can it truly do for you?

The Evolution of Work

Lead from the front by embracing instead of fearing the modern-day work environment.

Topics include:

  • Fit for purpose recruitment practices to attract the workforce your future business needs
  • Work/life balance – creating space for wellbeing and productivity
  • Embracing the new project practices – Agile vs. Kanban vs. Waterfall

Founder Focus - Changing the World through Entrepreneurship

Learn from fellow founders' success stories & gain practical advice on how to scale your business.

Topics include:

  • What to consider when investing in technology?
  • Outsourcing vs. in-housing your tech & tech teams - which way to go?
  • Creating your pitch-deck - what to include & what should it look like?

Career Guidance & Personal Development

Upskill yourself for the modern workforce!

Topics include:

  • Practical tips & tricks for navigating your way into a tech-specific career
  • The fundamentals of changing careers at any age
  • Demystifying having it all

Diversity, Inclusion and You!

Diversity and Inclusion – can we afford not to in the era of digital change?

Topics include:

  • Ageism – as working life extends into our 70’s how will it impact you?
  • Upskilling fast – adapting to an ever-changing tech sector landscape
  • Pay gaps – looking into the true state of affairs and understanding the psychology of pay gaps


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