D Cody

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What is the Tech Talent Charter?

December 10, 2018 | 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...

European Women in Technology 2018: In Pictures

December 4, 2018 | D Cody

In November we welcomed nearly 3,000 attendees to the European Women in Technology 2018 conference in Amsterdam. Over two days, our attendees were presented with a range of inspiring talks and practical hands-on workshops, hosted by some of the most successful professionals...

Women of Silicon Valley 2018: In Pictures

November 19, 2018 | D Cody

Women of Silicon Valley returns to San Francisco next year, to inspire women working in the tech sector, and smash the glass ceiling on the industry.

Fighting cyber-crime and training for success: Q&A with ABN AMRO's Rini Icent Gopinath

November 14, 2018 | D Cody

At this year's European Women in Tech conference, we're thrilled to feature the amazing Rini Icent Gopinath, Information Security Expert at ABN AMRO. She will be delivering a talk titled 'Defeating Diabolical Adversaries with Advanced Cyber Security Tactics'.  We sat down...

We asked women in tech: Will robots destroy humankind?

November 12, 2018 | D Cody

Robots can get a bad rap. In the tech sector, artificial intelligence drives some of the most promising technological developments we see today, from smart tech in our homes to the smartphone in your pocket. 

European Women in Tech 2018: Two Weeks to Go!

November 2, 2018 | D Cody

There’s only two weeks to go until European Women in Tech 2018! We’ve got over 100 speakers from some of the world’s leading technology companies, coming from across Europe and beyond to inspire our attendees with empowering talks, and practical hands-on workshops.

Nearly a third of women in tech say lack of female leaders & role models hinders careers

October 19, 2018 | D Cody

New research has shown that up to a third of women working in or studying tech-related roles believe a lack of leadership from women in top positions is negatively affecting careers in tech.

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...

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

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. 

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. 

Q&A with Mindy Jhakra, Technology Manager at Hotels.com

June 3, 2018 | D Cody

Meet Mindy Jhakra, Technology Manager at Hotels.com, part of Expedia Group, and a speaker at this years’ Women of Silicon Roundabout.

14 Female YouTubers Closing the Tech Vlogger Gender Gap

May 29, 2018 | D Cody

Ever since YouTube’s rise to popularity in 2005, vlogging has been one of the most popular forms of online content, and tech vloggers have been some of the top creators in the field. However, tech vlogging, much like the wider tech industry, has always struggled with a lack...

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