WeAreTechWomen, the technology arm of WeAreTheCity, hosted its second full-day conference for female technologists at Plexal, London, 30 November 2017
The conference, proudly sponsored and supported by BP, saw over 300 attendees from across the technology sector and a range of companies including Santander, Deloitte, PwC, Cap Gemini, SAP, Amazon, EY, Barclays, Worldpay, Oliver Wyman, Verizon, Bloomberg, BAE Systems, Excellion and a whole host of supporting partners.
The conference was aimed at women in the tech sector who were looking to broaden their technology horizons, learn new skills and build their technology networks.
Facilitator Kate Russell, BBC Click presenter, journalist and author, kicked off the day and welcomed all the delegates. The opening address was delivered by our headline sponsor, Diana Kennedy VP, Strategy, Architecture and Planning, ITS&S, BP, who started the day with some inspiring thoughts for delegates to take away, saying, “Imagine what would be possible if there was equal representation with men and women in our industry.”