Returning to Tech - Sarah Taraporewalla

Women Who Code Brisbane
Women Who Code Brisbane
Public group


Level 19 127 Creek St. · Brisbane

How to find us

Building doors and public lift access close at 6pm. If you find yourself locked outside or can't reach level 19, call the Thoughtworks office at (07) 3129 4506

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What we'll do

In this informal session, Sarah will share with you her journey progressing through her career whilst raising a young family. She will share some of the challenges she faced returning to work as a software engineer. And some of the pleasant surprises she found along the way.

Come armed with any questions, concerns or thoughts you might have about taking career breaks and returning!

About Sarah:
Sarah is a Technical Principal Consultant at ThoughtWorks. She is a developer, coach, architect, technical lead, mother. Working part time progressing through her career whilst raising and supporting three preschoolers has given her a unique perspective in what it means to have it all - family, career, life.


6pm: Networking, food and drinks
6.20pm: Announcements
6.30pm: Main event



Q: I don't identify as female, may I come along?
A: Yes! The more the merrier, as long as you are the guest of a female attendee. Don't know anyone coming along? Bring a female friend or colleague to introduce to the group, we promise you'll have fun! 😄