Online Event

Technology Professionals - Career Skills and Networking Event

Online STEM Women Event aimed at women with commercial experience within the technology sector.

29 September 13:00 to 18:00   BST

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Organised by STEM Women

Who is exhibiting at this event?

Bloomberg (Event Sponsor), Altius Data, Gymshark, Gamesys, Gearset, Willmott Dixon, Abbott, BAE Systems, Tessella and Tractable.

Where can I meet the employers and network?

Click on the "Companies" tab to read about all the exhibitors and to initiate a webchat. You can also visit the "Jobs" section to conduct a job search, initiate a job specific webchat and to apply for roles. 

Can I get help or speak with a member of the STEM Women team?

Yes. Within the "Companies" tab you can see that there is a listing for "Event Organiser Helpdesk". Visit this page to initiate a webchat, or call 0151 236 8000.

Speaker Sessions:

The below speaker sessions will take place within the "LIVE Presentations" section.

Event Timings:

1pm – Event opens, welcome talk delivered by Sophie Chadwick, STEM Women Events Manager. This will be followed by a message from our event sponsor delivered by Linn O'Connor, EMEA Head of Global Data, Bloomberg.

1:30pm – Keynote Speech with Julia Streets, champion of fintech and female entrepreneurship, innovation, equality, diversity and inclusion.

2pm – Networking begins

2:20pm – "From chemistry to coding: how I switched from lab to leet". Catherine Bacon, Software Engineer at Gearset.

2:45pm – "My career journey to becoming a Senior Power BI Specialist", Jese Navaranjan, Senior Power Platform Consultant at Altius Data.

3:10pm – "Discover Bloomberg. An insight into our company and roles" Alissa Garland, Recruiter at Bloomberg. 

3:35pm – "Changing the workd with AI: Tractable's story". Georgie Steele (Junior Software Engineer), Franziska Kirschner (Research Lead) and Emma Matsubara (Senior Software Engineer) at Tractable.

4pm – Panel discussion – “How to accelerate your career – Tips from senior leaders and hiring managers”. Hosted by Julia Streets, with representatives from Altius Data, Gearset, Tractable and Bloomberg.

4:50pm - Skills Session - "How to present yourself with impact and purpose in a virtual environment", Sarah Perugia, Leadership Coach.

5:30pm – Final networking

6pm - Event ends

Social:

Follow along with us on social media and interact with other attendees!

We will be on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, for any posts please use our hashtags #stemwomenevents and #stemwomenET20, that way we can re-post!