HEADLINER: Natasha Sayce-Zelem
Named as one of the Top 100 women working in Technology, Natasha Sayce-Zelem is the Head of Technology at Sky across their extensive Digital Service estate.
Sky is one of The Times Top 50 employers for women, with an award winning ‘Women in Leadership' programme and a number of external free initiatives to encourage more women to get into a tech career. Natasha speaks and writes nationally to inspire more people to consider side-stepping into a tech career using existing transferrable skills and reinforcing how important it is to focus on the creativity aspects of a tech career, especially in encouraging more diversity into the sector.
Outside of Sky, Natasha is the founder of the national initiative ‘Empowering Women with Tech' which aims to elevate, educate and empower women working in Digital, Science and Technology. Over 1000 people have attended an EWWT event and they run a successful industry mentoring programme.
Natasha also founded the Leeds ‘Ladies of Code' group and is on the Industrial Advisory Board for the University of Leeds School of Computing.