International Day of the Girl: Celebrating Opportunity and Gender Equality

October 11, 2018 | D Cody

11th October marks International Day of the Girl, an international observance day declared by the United Nations to celebrate opportunity for girls, and raise awareness of the importance of gender equality. The day was first celebrated in 2012 by Plan International, a group...

The History of Women in Tech: 7 Influential Pioneers Everyone Should Know

October 8, 2018 | Georgina Varley

Erasing stereotypes, finding your passion and public speaking - Q&A with Jinali Patel

  Jinali Patel, R&D Manager at MPC Film, joined us at this year’s Women of Silicon Roundabout conference. We talked to her about some of the biggest challenges she’s faced in her career, why we need more women in the tech sector and what motivates her to succeed. 

Being Truly Disruptive - Nhung Le Nguyen

October 3, 2018 | Nhung Le Nguyen

I hear speakers use the buzz phrase “be disruptive” and I often wonder whether they have considered the power behind their choice of words.

She Can STEM: Google and Microsoft join campaign led by Ad Council

September 11, 2018 | D Cody

Google, and Microsoft have partnered with the Ad Council, in order to launch the ‘She can STEM’ campaign, aimed at getting more girls interested in science, technology engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects and careers.

We Asked Women in Tech: What Percentage of Tech Sector Employees are Women?

August 28, 2018 | D Cody

In the push towards equality in the GCC, FemmeNiche is born

Appetite Creative Solutions is based across 3 countries UK, Madrid and Dubai. I love all three, and all three are quite distinctively different. Dubai is arguably the most interesting, a fantastic place, a cosmopolitan and a world-leading international business center.

UK A-levels – Girls Studying STEM subjects Drastically Increases

August 17, 2018 | D Cody

An analysis by software company Exasol has shown that the percentage of female students studying STEM-related subjects at A-level has increased from 6.5% to 11.8% in the last five years alone. 

Hearts, Minds & Machines for a Better Future

After decades of technological advancement, we have reached a point in history where we now need to focus our efforts on controlling it carefully.

From learning a language, to building a rocket ship: Women of Silicon Roundabout's Career Garden goals and how to achieve them

July 4, 2018 | D Cody

No dream is too crazy. That’s why we gave this year’s attendees at Women of Silicon Roundabout a career garden to pin up their goals for the next year.

Women of Silicon Roundabout 2018: In Pictures

June 29, 2018 | D Cody

We are so proud of the success of this year's Women of Silicon Roundabout. This year, over 4,000 attendees came to learn, share their experiences and supercharge their careers with us. 

How can businesses attract and retain more women in technology?

How can businesses attract more women in technology? Jo Hannaford, Head of EMEA Technology at Goldman Sachs, explores how businesses can make a change.

Celebrating Women at Zalando

At Zalando, diversity is an important part of our culture, and ensuring that women are recognized and valued is an important part of this.

When we all Press for Progress, We all Win

June 13, 2018 | Elizabeth Derby, Avanade

Deloitte Digital prides itself on diversity and family values, which is why working in partnership with CoderDojo they held their first girls only CoderDojo.

Deloitte Digital Girls Only CoderDojo

June 13, 2018 | Deloitte

 Deloitte Digital prides itself on diversity and family values, which is why working in partnership with CoderDojo they held their first girls only CoderDojo.