Speaker Q&A: Michele Wong, Head of Marketing Analytics at Farfetch

September 20, 2021 | Ascend Global Media

Michele Wong, Head of Marketing Analytics at Farfetch, is one of our inspirational speakers joining us at Women of Silicon Roundabout this November. We sat down with her to pick her brain about driving a culture of experimentation, why it’s important and how businesses can...

Women's Equality in the United Kingdom

August 25, 2021 | Ascend Global Media

Moving towards gender equality is not only a moral and social issue; it is also important to future economic growth in the United Kingdom. And gender equality in work necessitates gender equality in society. 

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. 

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 2019: Highlights

July 1, 2019 | Georgina Varley

Last week, we welcomed 6,000 tech leaders to Women of Silicon Roundabout at ExCeL London. Let's take a look at our pick of highlights from the event. 

Everything You Need to Know About Facial Recognition

The Internet loves buzz words: AI, machine learning, biotechnology, natural language processing, neural networks, gene editing, robotic process automation and collective intelligence with few the wiser on what these terms actually mean or how it will impact their lives.

Speaker Spotlight: Q&A with Jo Hannaford, Head of EMEA Technology and Global Head of Quality Assurance Engineering @ Goldman Sachs

Jo Hannaford speaks to us about her role in the technology sector and shares her thoughts on London's Women of Silicon Roundabout, taking place 25-26th June.

Speaker Spotlight: Q&A with Susie Ramroop, Mindset Coach @ Make Life Simple Ltd.

Susie Ramroop speaks to us about her role in the technology sector and shares her thoughts on London's Women of Silicon Roundabout, taking place 25-26th June.

Speaker Spotlight: Q&A with Caroline Hermon, Head of New Business & Adoption of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning @ SAS

Caroline Hermon speaks to us about her role in the technology sector and shares her thoughts on London's Women of Silicon Roundabout, taking place 25-26th June.

It’s a state of mind: Meet photojournalist Gail Orenstein, the first female to drone in war-torn Kurdistan

Gail Orenstein is a pioneer in the field of drone journalism. We caught up with her ahead of Women of Silicon Roundabout to find out about her experiences as a drone operator. 

7 Female Tech Entrepreneurs

November 26, 2018 | Georgina Varley

Here are 7 women tech entrepreneurs who you really should know about.

My Diversity is Not Your Flag To Fly

"It has been a growing trend since 2000 - whatever - but in my opinion, the buzzword “diversity” should be put to rest in its grave and left alone." Davina Pancholi-Ifould, founder at rightgig, attended our Women of Silicon Roundabout event last year and gave...

Seven Marathons, Moving to Asia & The Meaning of Diversity: Getting to Know Allison Krill

Alison Krill, Managing Director at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, talks to us about her biggest risks, what diversity and inclusion means to her role and the best advice she's been given in her professional & personal life

My Journey to Push for Accessible Hearing Technology

KR Liu, Board of Directors at Consumer Tech Association Foundation, takes us through her personal journey over the past 39 years in pushing for accessible and affordable hearing technology.

Bias in the Recruitment Process Breeds Bias in the Workplace

I’m proud to have recently shared the stage with a talented and diverse group of panellists at our Women in Technology Australia event, where Hays hosted a panel session called “Bias in the recruitment process breeds bias in the workplace”. I don’t consider myself a woman...

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