Hatpins to #Hashtags
“Hatpins to Hashtags is an innovative region wide project developed by Feminist Archive South exploring and reclaiming the tools of democracy to mobilize activism and celebrate herstory. Throughout Autumn and Winter 2018, a dynamic programme of digital engagement, educational workshops and exhibitions across the south west will advocate for greater gender parity in local and national politics and increase knowledge of UK democracy.”
Continue reading “We’ve been invited on a trip to the seaside … YAY!!”
Named as one of the 50 Top Women in Engineering (WE50): Returners and Transferrers 2018 founder of HellyHolly, Lisa Matthews, talks about her career path and her experiences of being a female engineer. Hers is a story which covers many of the equality issues affecting women in engineering and technology. Continue reading “Women in Tech Interview: Dr Lisa Matthews, HellyHolly Ltd”
It just suddenly occurred to me that we should be blowing a few of our own trumpets and mention that Women’s Tech Hub is up for a SPARKies award this year! YAY!
The SPARKies are Tech Sparks annual event championing the best of tech in the South West, and we have been nominated for Best Start Up! You can see the entire shortlist HERE. We’re in pretty good company!
SO if you are going, have a great evening, and do please cheer when our name is mentioned. There may still be tickets if you are quick – Here’s a link
Newicon got in touch recently as they are looking for a Full Stack Web Developer to join their team and wanted to make sure that plenty of women in tech would see the advert and apply. Needless to say we immediately invited them to come along and give our Free3Friday coffeetalk [MORE INFO HERE], so they are sending Neill Jones along with a couple of packets of biscuits on June 15th at 11am to tell us why you should join their team of designers and full stack developers creating mobile apps and websites in Bristol.
There’s a pdf with all the info from Newicon HERE for you to check out. But don’t just read that, come and talk to Neil on Friday then put in an application – they are starting interviews next week. Continue reading “Opportunity: Full Stack Web Developer with Newicon Bristol”
When we relaunched with our shiny new website at the Spring Social, we also launched our memberships for businesses and individuals. It was great to see our first business members wanting to know more about what we offer them, and absolutely brilliant to have so many immediate individual signups from women with first-hand experience of Women’s Tech Hub ~ Bristol. We are so pleased that it’s not just us who think we offer a whole load of great benefits all for the cost of a couple of coffees (or one cocktail) a month.
Continue reading “WTH Membership ~ what’s in it for me?”