Outbox Incubator: Week 2 #thestruggleisreal

“I can’t decide which of my start-ups I should take to Demo Day to pitch for funding”. Oh the plight of the Outbox Incubator exec. Just 17 years old and Ciara Judge has three start-ups which are funding-worthy. The ideas existed before she joined Outbox, but the latest developments to Germinaid, Zilkr and PurchaseMate and the opportunity for funding has only come through the incubator. These are big conversations so it’s no wonder that the girls find making them a big deal. We’ve also seen a bit of a startup shuffle this week: one day into Week 2, @hollerrapp (Cats […]

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 […]