An interactive workshop run by the Sussex Innovation Centre, giving you an introduction to how to turn a start-up idea into a reality. Join us if you want to meet like-minded people, collaborate and share skills in a supportive, stimulating and enterprising environment.
Wed 2nd March, 18:30
The Snug at The Three Jolly Butchers, Brighton
Brighton Digital Women meetups are an opportunity to share digital marketing knowledge
over a glass of wine and grow your network. We aim to help each other propel our careers
forward and reduce the gender gap in digital leadership roles. This month's meetup is
focused on one of our hot topics for 2016: digital project management.
Discussions will be led by Amy Slade, Project Manager for Pragmatic.
Pixels & Prosecco returns for the second year - celebrating contribution to the world of videogames and playful experiences. As part of Spring Forward, Press Fire to Win are hosting an evening of talks from women who create games, playful experiences and events. Everyone is welcome to come and join us for a glass of Prosecco or fizzy grape juice, a slice of cake and a relaxed evening of interesting talks.
Mother & Daughter Creative Technology Workshops: A great opportunity for mothers and daughters (ages 10-14) to celebrate Mother's Day and explore technology together! There'll be four free workshops throughout the day with activities in Stop-motion Animation and Programming in Minecraft.
Hosted by photographer Julia Claxton and journalist Emily Yates, the Photo Pop-Up Studio debuts as part of We Spring Forward. In advance of International Women’s Day next month, women in the digital and creative industries are invited to attend a photo portrait session. Images and thoughts will be tweeted with the hashtag #IWD2016 on Tuesday 8th March, with participants to receive their free photo portrait by email on the same day.
Author Helen Comerford and Digital Producer Donna Comerford will be exploring the world of Afterlife using Google Cardboard virtual reality goggles & App. This is a unique opportunity to take part in the joining of two worlds, literary and digital. Helen will be talking about being an independent author, Afterlife and the digital tools that have brought it into being.
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Where young women, artists & thought leaders tackle how technology has impacted women and is shaping the future. 3 speakers - one young woman from the community, an artist and a thought leader - address the following question by delivering a 15 minute talk, followed by 30 min audience participation Q&A: Women quotas in tech: A positive and crucial step, or a patronising premise?
This highly interactive coaching workshop explores how you can overcome the disempowering thought patterns and limiting beliefs that can get in the way of you being at your best and achieving career success. Join this thought-provoking and lively session where you will develop insights and strategies for achieving a more confident and positive mind-set.
Open mic chat about ourselves and the industry. We'll have some suggested discussion topic during the night, but would like to keep it open to everyone. This will be a great one of networking and sharing your experiences and tips in the industry.
Fancy meeting other women for a good old natter about UX and life in general? Then Ladies that UX is for you. If you’re inquisitive, enthusiastic and interested in making the world a better place for users, you’re one of us. Four great speakers lined up to share their UX experiences at this special edition of the Ladies that UX meet up.
300 Seconds is a series of lightning talks by and for the digital community. Our unique coaching format supports women in gaining confidence and experience in public speaking while providing our audience with diverse talks in a fun and friendly environment.
To round off the Spring Forward event we are having a screening of the much talked about film 'Code Girl'.
Take a look at the preview here.
Join high school-aged girls from around the world as they try to better their community through technology and
collaboration in this thrilling, heartfelt documentary.