Join us in February as we hear from our members and learn about different careers in tech - what a typical day looks like, what they enjoy the most, how they found their way into it.
Celebrate International Women’s Day 2022 with us as we hold another Lightning Talks event. Whether you want to give a talk or simply come along and listen, you’re welcome!
We had a great afternoon playing games and getting to know each other! Keep an eye out for future socials to join in on the fun.
We had a great time listening to some short talks by our members on things they wish they’d learned sooner, and networking together.
We had a fantastic evening exploring our goals, played some games and mingled.
Thanks to Sidetrade for hosting us!
Guest speaker Kathryn Lupin talked to us about what Agile is and how it can help us.
We spoke to Qasim Majid about his work with WOWdot, an organisation aiming to provide 1000 families in the Birmingham areas with devices and a years free internet connection.
Have you ever wondered how on earth you get into tech without much experience or qualifications?
Check out this 30 minute video from our February event to see what advice our speakers gave!
Does your CV need refreshing but aren't sure what to include? Want to know what to do in interviews to make sure you stand out from the crowd?
See what advice our panelists have for you!
In this special event for International Women’s Day our members again took to the stage to present, this time about the women who had inspired them.
It was great to hear about so many incredible women!
Guest speaker Georgie Kemp spoke to us about voice search, and it’s power to change digital marketing.
Guest speaker Freya took us through the book “The Unicorn Project” , discussing it’s themes through summary, extracts and personal anecdotes.
Our first Lightning Talks event focused on the projects that inspire us the most. Our members had a chance to give short talks about their own projects - it was great to learn more about some of our members and what they are passionate about!
We had a fantastic evening exploring imposter syndrome: what it is, how to recognise it and how we can deal with it.
We even took the presentation to other meetup groups!
Our very own Steph Taylor-Beal gave a talk about her experiences in tech as a disabled woman, and finding her strength and humour in difficult situations.
Check out her blog here