Women are still massively under-represented: a mere 16% of employees in the tech industry are women. As a result, we lack the rich variety of inspiring role models and success stories we all need as we navigate our careers.
10 Digital Ladies is changing that.
Success is personal: Our mission is to build a more inclusive digital industry and support the individuals who work in it pursue their own version of success.
The largest global independent supplier of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) compatible transceivers & fibre cabling. AddOn Networks' mission is to simplify IT.
Since 1999 AddOn has been providing compelling value to the Enterprise and Channel. We deliver the industry's highest quality and reliability, with the United States & the UK as the country of origin. We are your fully integrated partner for project-based and strategic requirements.
BBC Design+Engineering are the team that's building the future of the BBC, whilst delivering TV, radio and online services to millions of people worldwide every day.
As well as being the people behind iPlayer and the News, Sports and Children's services, we develop, support and maintain the systems and infrastructure that keeps the BBC on air and are responsible for the biggest British-run digital service in the world. In Design+Engineering, you'll be working on unique challenges, hand in hand with the best creative minds in the UK and alongside one of the world's leading production and distribution companies (BBC Studios).
Design+Engineering offer challenging work but with the time to think and do things right. We uphold a 100 year history of invention and innovation in the BBC by welcoming and developing people of all backgrounds.
Working here means you'll be part of something genuinely special.
We're different from other broadcasters. Funded by the licence fee and guided by a unique set of principles and values. People know us and are passionate about what we do.
You'll also be making things that are enjoyed by millions. Almost everyone in the UK spends time with our content each week and it feels great to be part of something that reaches so many people.
At the BBC we have six core values, or standards, which people across the BBC share. They represent the expectations we have for ourselves and each other, they guide our day-to-day decisions and the way we behave
Trust is the foundation of the BBC; we are independent, impartial and honest
Audiences are at the heart of everything we do
We take pride in delivering quality and value for money
Creativity is the lifeblood of our organisation
We respect each other and celebrate our diversity
We are one BBC; great things happen when we work together
Our mission as BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, is to enable the information society. Providing the global IT profession with the knowledge and expertise it needs to create low carbon emissions and ensure energy efficiency is fundamental to our mission.
As the environmental impact of IT becomes ever more apparent and international law continues to tighten, we are committed to equipping IT professionals and organisations with the knowledge and skills to deliver energy efficient IT.
We are widely involved with various green initiatives including extensive work through the BCS Data Centre and Green IT Specialist Groups. Our unique position as an authoritative but impartial organisation with a serious commitment to Green IT means we are well placed to provide individuals and organisations around the world with the tools they need to reduce their carbon footprint.
Incisive Media Events has partnered with BusinessGreen, the UK's leading green business media brand, to help deliver on our sustainability strategy. Incisive Media Events mission in partnership with BusinessGreen is to create a genuinely sustainable events business.
As part of the new strategy, Incisive Media will commit to working towards the ISO20121 https://www.iso.org/iso-20121-sustainable-events.html sustainable events standard.
Our goal is to reduce our paper consumption, improve recycling rates, curb food waste and cut red meat at all our events. We will also look to deliver carbon offsetting at our events wherever relevant. In addition, we will be asking all suppliers to provide detailed information on their sustainability credentials and initiatives, we will ban plastic straws at all of our events, and we will focus on and highlight how to travel to our events via public transport.
For more information about BusinessGreen go to https://www.businessgreen.com/.
CDW is a leading multi-brand technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare organisations in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada and other international locations. At CDW we are recipients of the industry's highest achievable accreditations, and we help our clients achieve their goals by delivering integrated solutions and services which maximise their technology investment. Integrating new technologies into an organisation demands a careful balancing act; cost, security and competitive advantage all need to be considered as part of a forward-thinking IT strategy. Building IT solutions that generate results is what we do. And we do it better than anyone else, because we are the People Who Get IT.
Chargifi builds foundational technology that transforms the way the world Mass-Deploys, Manages and Monetizes power. The Chargifi Cloud is a market leading IoT-style platform that enables the smart mass deployment and management of wireless charging, and is a trigger point for smart experiences.
Chargifi is deployed by over 90 organisations in 21 countries and is backed by leading technology investors including; Intel Capital, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Techstars, Accelerated Digital Ventures, firstminute capital, R/GA Ventures.
For the last 20 years, CWJobs has been the home for tech jobs.
We match employers from all industries with the most skilled candidates from developers, software engineers, cyber security experts, to project managers and more.
As well as having a database of over one million tech professionals, we also advertise around 40,000 tech jobs every month; generating over 300,000 applications.
Delta is a new market analysis service from Computing which draws its research from independently-sourced end-users. It reveals the real experiences of senior IT professionals, rather than the opinion of analysts, or vendor hype. As an IT Leader you will no doubt be time-poor, bombarded with information and expected to have a broad and deep understanding of every technology area, including all the latest developments. Delta provides deep and easily-digestible insight into the key technology areas for today's IT leaders just like you.
For more information, visit www.computingdelta.com.
Distology are market enablers, complementing technology innovation, with service innovation. We offer true value added distribution for the IT Security and cloud technology field, representing disruptive vendors and supporting an extensive community of partners in the UK & Benelux.
Ecosphere+ is a mission-driven business that helps companies create and implement nature-based solutions that enable them to succeed in a world aligned with global climate and development goals.
As part of the €100 million impact investment Althelia Climate Fund, Ecosphere+ brings to market the largest portfolio of forest conservation projects in the world, generating verified carbon credits and measurable sustainable development impacts. In their partnership with Incisive Media, they have agreed to offset the total amount of emissions required to cover their entire events portfolio for 2019 plus an additional 5% - equalling an estimated total of 2,220 tonnes.
Ecosphere+ will be using the Incisive Media footprint on two of their Peruvian projects, which are focused on working closely with local and indigenous communities to address local deforestation threats to protect the critical ecosystem of the Amazon Rainforest.
Ingram Micro, the global leader in technology and lifecycle services, work together with their partners to optimize their businesses, from start-ups to global brands. Positioned at the heart of technology ecosystems, they support businesses to better understand and utilize technology offerings across the full lifecycle of IT, mobility and services. Partners of Ingram Micro leverage their capabilities and insights to successfully navigate and benefit from the complex technology ecosystem, grow their businesses and maximise profitability. With un-rivalled agility, profound market insights and dependability which is demonstrated from decades of proven relationships, Ingram Micro are securely positioned to deliver high class service to their channel partners.
Ingram Micro work in partnership with the channel providing a dedicated and expert team, who provide and demonstrate innovation, accountability and trusted results as well as providing training programmes which enable partners to access a wealth of information to support and improve their business.
In 2016, Ingram Micro acquired Comms-Care, extending its high value services offerings in the UK. Comms-Care is backed by a proven world-class service portfolio with seamless integration across the IT lifecycle.
LIKE MINDED FEMALES (LMF) founded in May 18 is a female diversity network which empowers, connects and celebrates females through safe spaces and informal initiatives such as workshops, conferences, brunches and hackathons. Within the first year, LMF has engaged with over 12K people online and offline, hosted over 40 events and even been inq. TED talk.
In July 2019 launched its LMF Tech lab to encourage females in Tech through providing real life skills initiatives, such as a mentorship scheme, life skills workshops, confidence coaching, panels and fun informal social events. LMF is the passion hustle of volunteers and work closely with global organisations, businesses and communities to make sure we are a real community for real females.
Our social channels are @Lmf_network
The Okta Identity Cloud connects and protects the employees, partners, suppliers, and customers of many of the world's largest enterprises. With deep integrations to over 6,000 apps, the Okta Identity Cloud enables simple and secure access from any device at any time, while still enforcing strong security protections.
Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, is shaping the cloud-centric future with technology that is transforming the way people and organizations operate. Our mission is to be the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life. We help address the world's greatest security challenges with continuous innovation that seizes the latest breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, analytics, automation, and orchestration. Our vision is a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before.
Pinsent Masons is a global 100 law firm, specialising particularly in the energy, infrastructure, financial services, real estate and advanced manufacturing and technology sectors. As one of the pre-eminent TMT practices in the UK, Spain, Germany, France, Middle East and Asia Pacific we are renowned for providing TMT solutions aligned with the business needs of our technology and telecoms clients. Typically our work stretches across the UK, throughout Europe and worldwide, and focuses on structuring IT programmes; enabling innovation and business transformation; addressing under-performing contracts and litigating to secure recompense for project failure. Both the Legal 500 and Chambers legal directories consistently rate us as one of the top technology and outsourcing law firms in the jurisdictions in which we advise.
Softcat is one of the UK's leading IT infrastructure providers and a FTSE 250 listed company. Softcat provide organisations with workplace, datacentre, networking and security solutions combined with all the services required to design, deliver and support these on premise or in the cloud.
Founded in 1993, Softcat employ over 1400 people across seven UK and Ireland locations. Softcat are passionate about outstanding employee satisfaction and world-class customer service - both of which inspire a flexible, friendly approach to business.
Tech Data connects the world with the power of technology. Our end-to-end portfolio of products, services and solutions, highly specialized skills, and expertise in next-generation technologies enable channel partners to bring to market the products and solutions the world needs to connect, grow and advance.
The Tech Talent Charter (TTC) was founded by a number of organisations across the recruitment, tech and social enterprise fields and was supported in the government's policy paper on the UK Digital Strategy in March 2017. The Tech Talent Charter is run as an industry collective, as we recognise that only through working together and joining forces, can any real meaningful change happen.
The TTC is for organisations of all sizes, from start-ups to large multinationals, spanning all industry sectors from entertainment to banking. Essentially, if you employ tech talent and are keen to do more than talk about the problems then do SIGN UP. Together we can create solutions, take action and share best practice.
The Brewery has consistently been recognised as one of London's leading venues for over half a decade. Testament to this are the prestigious awards the venue has received for its service levels, planning and food and beverage offering.
As the capital's ultimate event venue the Brewery has hosted events ranging from government conferences, corporate product launches, star-studded charity events and prestigious award ceremonies.
The choice of six rooms, in the heart of the City, caters for 10 to 1000 people in a setting that marries 18th century architecture with cutting-edge technology and an attitude that sets the pace of the event industry.
The Brewery prides itself on its unsurpassed food and beverage offering. Straight-talking menus use fresh, seasonal produce sourced from across the British Isles and Europe. Dishes are cooked simply and served elegantly; maximum taste, minimum food miles.
The Brewery has worked hard to provide clients with a Corporate Social Responsibility policy that is achievable and measurable for all of their events, large and small. Just by making the smallest of changes, the Brewery can help to make a big difference in the global events sector. This is achieved and measured using the British Standard ISO 20121:2012 Event Sustainability System which the Brewery has operated under for over 4 years.
Westcoast are proud to sponsor the Women in Tech festival. We are passionate about our channel and the people that work in it. In a male dominated industry we want to support a change in the status quo and work to encouraging women to join our industry whilst celebrating those building careers already!
Being part of these conversations and sharing best practices with women in our channel, we would hope to raise awareness, make a change and close this subject as a talking point in the future.
WISE is a Community Interest Company which provides Business to Business (B2B) services to employers, educators and training providers. We offer best in class expert support services to organisations seeking to improve their gender balance, including engagement and advancement of women.
ZOE is a nutritional science company on a mission to help everyone eat with confidence by understanding their personal responses to food. Based in London and Boston, ZOE focuses on understanding and predicting personal nutritional responses. Our first consumer product, launching in 2020, will provide use machine learning to provide personalised insights to help people find the foods that are the best fit for their body and optimise metabolism. www.Joinzoe.com