Leeds City Council, Sky and Empowering Women with Tech invite you to celebrate Ada Lovelace Day with us with a day of inspirational digital, science and technology role models.
We're delighted to announce that we have both Dame Stephanie Shirley & Helen Sharman OBE as our keynotes, two women who have broken boundaries in science and technology.
We're also proud to be showcasing the ones to watch in 2021 onwards.
  • Natasha Sayce-Zelem, Founder of Empowering Women with Tech
  • Ava Garside, 14 year old 2020 individual winner of the UK Space Agency’s SatelLife competition & junior champion of the government’s Youth Industrial Strategy challenge.
  • Sky’s Women in Tech Scholars, interviewed by Debbie Foster MBE, founder of Tech Talent Charter.
  • Urenna Okonkwo, award-winning entrepreneur & founder of fintech startup, Cashmere
  • Maddie Julian, co-founder of DigiBete, an award winning digital platform & App supporting young people & their families to better manage their type 1 diabetes
  • Tom Riordan CBE and Eve Roodhouse of Leeds City Council
  • Helen Sharman OBE CMG, Britains first astronaut
  • Dame Stephanie Shirley, pioneer of British information technology & a philanthropist
  • Emma Trickitt, Head of D&I in Technology at Sky
Watch below if you missed it!