Women in Tech Interview: Jaya Chakrabarti

In the run up to our summer conference, we are interviewing female founders of the SETSquared Bristol member companies. Each of their stories is individual, some have a technical background, others are using technology to enable their business idea. Our aim is to inspire the next wave of female innovators to step forward and positively influence future development. What we need first is a practical conversation on diversity and how to identify and address barriers which deter women and girls from engaging in science, technology, engineering and maths.

Jaya Chakrabarti MBE, the founder of tiscreport, shares her story: Continue reading “Women in Tech Interview: Jaya Chakrabarti”

Women in Tech Interview: Jennifer Schofield

In the run up to our summer conference on Diversity in Tech, we are interviewing the female founders of SETSquared member companies. Each one of their stories is individual, some have a technical background, others are using technology to enable their business ideas. Our aim is to inspire the next wave of female innovators to step forward and positively influence future development. What we need first is a practical conversation on diversity and how to address the barriers which deter women and girls from getting involved in science, technology, engineering and maths.

Jennifer Schofield, co-founder of Fluence, shares her story: Continue reading “Women in Tech Interview: Jennifer Schofield”

Friday Catch Up 17th March

Another busy day at F3F! Our women-only meetup gets more popular by the week and had a waitlist again today, which is great but means members need to sign up early AND let us know when they can’t make it so we can release the space to someone on the mailing list.

Today’s coffeetalker Monika Radclyffe came along to tell us about the Set Squared incubator programme for tech startups, and ways that people can get involved, either as founders of their own startup company or as advisors on the business review panels. Continue reading “Friday Catch Up 17th March”