Way way back in mid October we were literally placed ‘centre stage’ at London’s first Technopop festival to run our Autumn / Ada Lovelace hackathon. Our sponsor, Intent Media are new in the UK and so we had agreed to break from the norm of running our events at STEM company offices and were surrounded by 3D printers, an racing car and Science dance session run by our friends at FLUX dance theatre. So, at 10am in the centre of a huge white tent on the Olympic Park, we began our hack. Girls, parents and volunteers began the day playing […]

Stemettes do ‘Ada Lovelace Day’

Stemettes Ada Lovelace Day 2013 Panel Event – Doing things in a different way Over 160 attendees arrived at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) building in the City on a rare sunny Saturday (!) in October for the Stemettes ‘Ada Lovelace Day‘ 2013 panel event; as befitting the panel was made up of 7 women and one mystery male panellist working in STEM. Lee Nicholls Managing Director in Technology division at Bank of America Merrill Lynch kicked off proceedings by talking of the critical importance of being able to source, grow and nurture talent. He said that all […]