Women Who Code @ TfL September 2017
Hosted and spoke at the first tech community event at TfL for Women Who Code London showing the masses that TfL do more than bus and trains, and actually develops cool stuff in-house. Over 100 people came to see and hear about what we do with cutting edge tech to improve travel services and experiences for our customers. My talk was on the integration between TfL Oyster App and Oyster Online.
Code Slinger 2017 conference June 2017
Speaker at the Code Slinger 2017 conference at American Square Conference Centre in London on 7th June 2017 . Delivered a 30 minute talk called Journey to the Cloud to an audience of 100 Software Developers, which shared my tech career, the highs and the lows of becoming a developer, and my journey into Cloud Computing, with an brief introduction to Cloud Computing using Microsoft Azure and Docker.
The Women of Silicon Roundabout conference May 2017
Speaker in the Technical Track at the Women of Silicon Roundabout 2017 conference at Tobbaco Dock in London on 11th May 2017. Delivered a 20 minute talk called Embracing the Cloud to an audience of 130 tech enthusiasts (predominately female) which shared my journey so far in tech, and an intro to cloud computing.
Ladies of Code (London) meetup May 2017
My first solo public speaking opportunity at Ladies of Code (London) meetup event, where I shared a cut down trial version of my talk for WSR conference called Journey to the Cloud. 5 minutes Talk, 5 minutes Q&A. Nerve racking, but fun :-).
Iron Circle Entrepreneurs event April 2017
Guest panelist at the Iron Circle Entrepreneurs meetup group for young non-tech entrepreneurs who are interested in Tech, discussing my journey into tech, entrypoints, diversity issues, and how to deal with external negativity when pursuing your goals.
UK Black Tech Launch Event at Bloomberg February 2017
A panelist at the launch of a new initiative called UK Black Tech, discussing key challenges influencing low diversity representation in the UK, and solutions to increasing diversity in tech.