WiTT’s October 2017 meeting featured a screening of selected presentations from TED, TED Global, and TEDx events that look at how women use, influence, and create technology and technology-based solutions. We focused on some of the challenges of social media, addictive apps, and machine intelligence. Here are the talks we screened: Manoush Zomorodi How […]
From the dawn of mechanized human forms to cutting-edge technology fresh from the lab, Robots reveals the 500-year quest to make machines human. Focusing on why they exist rather than on how they work, the Science Museum’s blockbuster exhibition explores the ways robots mirror humanity and the insights they offer into our ambitions, desires and position […]
Our 2017 Women Tech Entrepreneurs panel discussion will be held on November 15th. We’d like to thank Bird & Bird for hosting this event. Our holiday party will be held on Tuesday, December 5th, at the Science Museum’s Smith Centre. We’ll provide more details on both events soon.
Mobile World Congress — the world’s biggest and most influential mobile event, which took place in Barcelona from 27 February – 2 March 2017 — had a record-breaking 108,000 attendees from 208 countries. This year, MWC showcased how mobile is the force behind every emerging innovation: according to the GSMA, it is simply The Next Element. For those of […]
Our panel discussion on AI and Robotics was held on May 9th, at IBM. You can find a video of the event here. WiTT board director Michelle Senecal led our panel. She was joined by: Sarah Burnett, Chair of BCSWomen, Vice President of Research at Everest Group and one of Computer Weekly’s top 50 influential women in […]