This week, WeAreTheCity gathered its WeAreTechWomen Women in Tech community for an action packed evening of career planning in the heart of the City of London.
The event was kindly sponsored and hosted by Funding Circle and was attend by over 50 women who work in various technology roles from across the UK.
During the event, Vanessa Vallely OBE shared her keynote which talks about her own career as a technologist and touches on hints and tips to overcome your inner imposter, how to harness your personal brand, how to build your network, how to optimise your digital footprint on line and the importance of coaches, mentors and sponsors in your career. The event was opened by Bruno Tavares who has recently joined Funding Circle as VP of Engineering.
“What an inspiring event with so many amazing women working in technology. A huge thanks to Funding Circle and to Katie and Bruno for their fantastic hospitality, and to all our guests that brought their energy and passion to progress in their careers in tech. It was so wonderful to see so many new faces, alongside a number of our previous award winners. A great evening all round”
— Vanessa Vallely OBE, Founder, WeAreTheCity & WeAreTechWomen