Speakers 30/03/17 6:30pm
Amanda Cavallaro - Co-organiser at GDGCloud, London WomenTechMakers Lead
Diversity in Tech - a story shared
Amanda is one of the co-organisers of Women TechMakers and Google Developers Group Cloud London and a developer at resolver.co.uk. She will share her path, from when she decided to become a developer and will tell of some of the hardships she went through. She will share what she is currently working on and a message about the importance of diversity in the technology industry.
Susie Coleman - Software Developer, Guardian News & Media
Bringing LGBT+ History Month to The Guardian
February is LGBT+ History Month and this year for the first time the Guardian held a series of internal events to celebrate this. This talk covers how this came about, what we did, and why this was an important thing to do.
Seyi Newell - Founder of TRiBE
Why I Hate the Word 'Diversity'
After a career in fashion and charity PR, London born Seyi decided to create TRiBE out of necessity; she was tired of consistently being the only black woman in the number of places that she worked. With TRiBE, she aims to make black women more visible not only in the work environment but everywhere.