Women of Silicon Roundabout is ready to welcome the UK tech community back!

Emerging Stronger - How to Operate Now so That You're an Even Better Leader in the Future

Since the lockdown began the number of things we could be doing with our time has gone through the roof – live performances from theatres, workouts with celebrities, free trials with unlimited access.

Top Tips for Working From Home During Mental Health Awareness Week

As it's Mental Health Awareness Week (18th - 24th May 2020), we have asked our employees to share their top tips and tricks to mental and physical wellbeing whilst working from home during the current global pandemic. 

What is the Tech Talent Charter?

May 14, 2020 | D Cody

What is the Tech Talent Charter, and how does it aim to help improve diversity in the UK tech sector? The Tech Talent charter is an initiative formed by several organisations across tech, recruitment and social enterprise fields, providing companies a way of showing their...

'Authenticity is the key!' to Effective Leadership

We caught up with Namrata Sarmah from ViacomCBS to discuss her role as a woman in tech, leadership, and the session she is due to host at Women of Silicon Roundabout this December. Tell us a bit about yourself? My name is Namrata Sarmah, and I work as a Senior Director of...

5 Things You Need to Know About Working From Home

March 31, 2020 | Celen Ebru Paytoncular

Thousands of Britons will be working from home for the next few weeks due to the coronavirus outbreak, joining the current 1.5 million people who regularly work from home.

We Now Have Over 120 Confirmed Speakers for Women of Silicon Roundabout!

March 4, 2020 | Katrina Hinrichsen

We have over 120 industry leaders and technical specialists confirmed for Women of Silicon Roundabout 2020 – and new speakers are being added every week!

How To Drive Innovative Growth With Diversity and Inclusion Training

March 4, 2020 | Max Maccarone

Recent research from professional search engine findcourses.com confirms that diversity and inclusion (D&I) training is a significant driver of innovation and growth. 

The UK & Ireland's Love Affair with the Tech Industry

February 25, 2020 | Katrina Hinrichsen

The UK is rapidly proving to have one of the best tech ecosystems in the world and Ireland is following in its footsteps. Discover the impressive record-breaking figures and company developments that showcase the countries' blossoming love affair with the tech industry.

New Speaker: Lucy Hawking

February 14, 2020 | Katrina Hinrichsen

We're thrilled that Lucy Hawking will be joining us at Women of Silicon Roundabout this year! Find out more about the 'shero' and what she will be speaking about at the conference, alongside 200 other inspiring leaders in tech and business.

Facebook is Hiring 1,000 More Staff in London This Year - Women, You Need To Apply!

January 23, 2020 | Katrina Hinrichsen

Female tech workers, here's your golden opportunity. Facebook announced this week that they plan to hire 1,000 more employees this year, bringing their total workforce to 4,000 in the capital. 

New Speaker: Dame Kelly Holmes

January 9, 2020 | Katrina Hinrichsen

Women of Silicon Roundabout is proud to announce that Dame Kelly Holmes, Double-Olympic Gold Medallist, will be a keynote speaker at this year’s event. We’re excited to have her join us and our other influential speakers this June in London!

Cambridge Analytica Main Players: Where Are They Now?

December 19, 2019 | Celen Ebru Paytoncular

The Cambridge Analytica data scandal came to light in March of 2018 and has since been dubbed the 'biggest political scandal of the century'

We Need to Focus on the Next Generation to Solve the Talent Shortage in Tech

Michaela Jeffery-Morrison, founder and COO of Maddox Events, discusses STEM education and how we can address the serious talent shortage in the tech industry.

Women of Silicon Roundabout 2020: Agenda at a Glance

November 7, 2019 | Katrina Hinrichsen

Back for its 5th year this summer, Women of Silicon Roundabout is set to be even bigger than before. Our agenda is now live and packed with a stimulating programme of talks, workshops and more - take a first look.