Archive for the ‘Women in IT’ Category

News from the Sheffield Girl Geeks

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

The Geek Girls Allowed group in Sheffield recently ran a small survey to help re-focus the group and give them some confidence that they were heading in a direction that suited those who are interested in being involved. The survey results are now in and you can read all about them on the Geek Girls [...]

First South Yorkshire Girl Geeks Dinner

Friday, September 3rd, 2010

The inaugural South Yorkshire Girl Geeks Dinner took place at the Barnsley Digital Media Centre on 2nd September. The event featured two speakers: Silvia Novak from published Faber & Faber and Rain Ashford from the BBC.  Silvia described how F&F is using social media to engage directly with its audiences, while Rain shared her passion [...]

Geek Girls Allowed

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

Last week’s Geek Girl’s Allowed meet up was a small but perfectly formed lunchtime gathering of women who all have varying levels of interest/curiousity about digital technology. While we nibbled on the delicious nibbles that we all brought along we chatted about a variety of things. The highlights for me were: Sarah Profit (aka @SarahProfit1) talked about the [...]