Inspiring women and girls in STEAM – celebrating Ada Lovelace Day


TIME: 4:00 pm — 5:00 pm

In celebration of Ada Lovelace Day, the woman who is widely regarded as the first ever computer programmer, Engine Shed and SETsquared Bristol bring together a panel of women in STEM/STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) to talk about their tech careers, which have developed into something much more entrepreneurial.

The event will be a place for women in tech and girls in STEAM education to inspire, be inspired and celebrate the original coder, Ada Lovelace.

The panel will be chaired by Caroline Clark, KETS Quantum Security

The panel will include;

  • Ajara Pfannenschmidt, User Experience Designer and Information Architect
  • Chen Mao Davies, founder & CEO LatchAid, VR/AR product to help mothers and babies commence breastfeeding
  • Sara Telahoun, Sustainability Consultant for Cities at Anthesis Group
  • Lily Manzoni, Head of Research and Development, LettUs Grow

This event is targeted at women and girls to hear from other inspirational women and we encourage anyone to attend, celebrate and be inspired. We welcome children, if appropriate and accompanied by an adult online.

Please note this event will be filmed use the online events platform. We advise all under 18s to have their cameras off during the event. The filming of this event may be replayed during Bristol Technology Festival.

If you want to ask a question for the panel, tweet us @EngineShed_BB using #ALD20_Bristol or during the event, posting in the comments section on zoom.