Presentation: Suw Charman-Anderson (Founder Ada Lovelace Day) - 06 October 2017
Suw Charman-Anderson talks about why she set up Ada Lovelace Day and some of the other women who have made outstanding contributions to computer science. With time for questions from the audience at the end.
6:30-8pm - Doors open at 6pm
Visitors to this event will have access to the new women in computing exhibition.
Suw Charman-Anderson is the founder of Ada Lovelace Day, an international celebration of the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths. Each year, ALD hosts a flagship science cabaret event in London, whilst around the world independent groups put on their own events. The organisation also works year round to raise the profile of and support women in STEM, producing a podcast, resources database, free education pack for teachers, posters and women in STEM crochet patterns.
This event is part of our October 2017 festival 'Computing History: Where did all the Women Go? For the full line-up of events, see our hub page here.
Remember - All proceeds go to support our Computing Museum!