Each year, Women of Silicon Roundabout brings together women in technology and challenges traditional gender hierarchies in the technology sector. Rebecca Gibson, School of Computer Science at Lincoln, went along to find out more...
‘Head Stemette’ and Founder of social enterprise Stemettes Anne-Marie Imafidon, was awarded an MBE for services to Young Women and STEM Sectors as part of the 2017 New Years Honours List.
That shattering sound wasn’t the “highest and hardest” glass ceiling, after all. For female supporters of the Democratic Party, it was their hopes of having a female president in 2017.
"I don't know if I would have believed you if you had told me two years ago before I made my HeForShe speech that we might have the first female President of the United States..."
Today sees more than 250 girls around the world taking over the jobs of presidents, mayors, head teachers and business leaders in a 24-hour stunt to call for greater gender equality.