What we're about

Women Who Code is the largest and most active community of engineers dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We envision a world where women are representative as technical executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers. Our programs are designed to get you there.

Who should join?

Our community is for professional women in technology careers, including software engineers, developers, UX/UI designers, data scientists and more. Current and aspiring coders are welcome. Bring your laptop and a friend!

What to expect?

Our events offer free hands-on technical events, study groups, panel discussions, lightning talks, and keynotes featuring influential tech industry experts, innovators, and investors. We help you build the skills you need to raise your professional profile and achieve greater career success.

Support us:

WWCode relies on donations to support this catalytic movement. Funding directly impacts our ability to deliver programs and expand to more cities, ensuring that even more women have the opportunity to excel in tech careers. womenwhocode.com/donate

Share a Job with our Community:

Post your jobs on the Women Who Code Job Board and hire from our exclusive community of technical professionals. Get started at womenwhocode.com/companies.

Code of Conduct:

WWCode is an inclusive community, dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, age, religion, socioeconomic status, caste, creed, political affiliation, or preferred programming language(s). Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. We do not tolerate harassment of members in any form.

Our Code of Conduct applies to all WWCode events and online communities. Read the full version and access our incident report form at http://www.womenwhocode.com/codeofconduct

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Upcoming events (4)

Start of the Mentorship Programme 3.0 and Panel Discussion

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We are going to announce the mentorship program 3.0! During our session, we will present you with the background of our mentorship program, what to expect and how you can register as a mentor or a mentee! We will wrap up an event with a panel discussion where experienced mentors will share insights and answer your questions, including:

  • How to build a solid mentor-mentee relationship: tips and tricks
  • Strategy on how to start mentorship relationships and how to quit
  • Also, we will talk about challenges and success stories

Schedule:
⏰ 19:00 - 19:05 - Welcome speech and Introduction from Women Who Code London
⏰ 19:05 - 19:15 - Presentation of the Mentorship Programme 3.0
⏰ 19:15 - 20:15 - Panel Discussion
⏰ 20:15 - 20:30 - Q&A Session

Please note, that this is an online event. You would need to install Zoom (https://zoom.us) and register your profile with zoom.us in advance.

📣 Panelists:

🎙️ Irina Kamalova, Backend Software Engineer at Revolut & Director of Women Who Code London
https://www.linkedin.com/in/irina-kamalova/
Had the responsibility to complete the product development lifecycle of successfully launched applications. Worked with high-load components that handled responses from millions of users and managed its 24/7 availability at Yandex. Worked with solutions for Big Data on SMACK stack, designed and implemented several solutions to improve data management for Alveo Technology.

🎙️ Anjali Sharma, Technical Lead at Beamery
https://www.linkedin.com/in/anjali-sharma21/
Anjali is a backend developer working at Beamery as Technical Lead. In the last 9 years as a developer, she has worked at multiple organizations of different sizes and domains alongside amazing engineers. She has a good amount of experience ramping up the next generation of teams.
From time to time, she has been a part of mentorship programs in her journey trying to help developers like herself. She believes a good mentorship is a key to the development of both the mentor and the mentee and it's not always the mentee seeking learning from it.

🎙️ Sowmya Sridharamurthy, Product Quality Leader at Lytho
https://www.linkedin.com/in/sowmyasridharamurthy/
Sowmya Sridharamurthy is a seasoned product quality leader with nearly a decade and half years of experience in driving software products right from inception to delivery. She has been mentoring and guiding students and professionals for the last 6 years on various platforms. Currently, she is actively mentoring through “The Mentoring Club”. Sowmya also runs active meet-ups providing a safe, non-judgemental space for learning and knowledge sharing.

🎙️ Nadia Zhuk, Product Engineer at Intercom
https://www.linkedin.com/in/beetlehope/
Nadia is a self-taught full-stack software engineer, a book author, and a career mentor. Before teaching herself to code, she had worked as a translator and a journalist. Nadia is passionate about bringing more people from non-STEM backgrounds into tech, and she tries to achieve this through blogging, public speaking, and volunteering. She is a Lead at Women Who Code London, a Personal Development Mentor at Code Your Future, and a career mentor at Meet a Mentor.

📣 Moderator
Eleonora Belova, QA Engineer at ReaQta, an IBM Company
https://www.linkedin.com/in/eleonora-belova-7069baa5/
Eleonora is a passionate self-taught QA engineer at ReaQta, an IBM Company. She enjoys examining ideas, loves to explore cross-cultural communication, and learning about the latest technologies. Eleonora participated in various mentorship programs and has a solid belief in the transformative power of mentorship. Eleonora is excited to bring this topic to the table and discuss it with experts!

👩🏽‍💻 About Women Who Code
Women Who Code is the largest and most active community of engineers dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We envision a world where women are representative as technical executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers. Our programs are designed to get you there.
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👩🏽‍💻 Code of Conduct
WWCode London events are dedicated to providing inclusive & safe experiences for everyone. Before attending please read our code of conduct. Read the full version and access our incident report form here.

Women Who Code Tech Summit: BlockDataPy

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Women Who Code is thrilled to share that registration is open for the upcoming Women Who Code Tech Summit: BlockDataPy! We invite you to join us on Friday, July 22nd, 2022 (10:00 AM EDT), for a half day of sessions in Blockchain, Data Science and Python.

This unique event will feature keynotes, lightning talks and workshops — led by devs like you who are eager to share career advice and the latest in BlockDataPy technology trends.

Join us for this online summit to:

  • 💕Connect and network with other technologists in your field.
  • 👩‍💻 Learn from industry experts on all things Blockchain, Data Science and Python.
  • 🧰 Level up your technical and career skills to excel your development journey.

We’re building a diverse roster of speakers from our global community and can’t wait to share the event agenda with you! Register today to receive updates when our speakers and sessions are announced.

This event is free and open to all developers who would like to attend. We look forward to seeing you on July 22nd for the Tech Summit!

🗓️ Check Out Other Great BlockDataPy Events in the Meantime!

🗣️ Help Spread the Word!

Invite your friends and colleagues to the Tech Summit and help spread the word on social media. Remember to tag the WWCode Technical Tracks when you share the event!

Bookclub: Quiet by Susan Cain

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📚 "Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking" by Susan Cain

For our July Book Club, Women Who Code London will be reading and discussing “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking" by Susan Cain.

How can you measure or define someone's personality? One way is to figure out where a person falls on the introvert-extrovert spectrum. Want to know where on the spectrum you are? Come join us at the book club and see how you can learn about:

  • Can one be an extroverted introvert and vice versa?
  • Why do extroverts often have it easier?
  • How can the particular skills of introverts and extroverts be of use to achieve excellence?

If you don’t have enough time to finish the book, please watch this video ahead of the event.

📘 Book Selection
*“*Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking"
Author: Susan Cain
Learn more about the book.

Agenda
19:00 - 19:10 - Welcome speech and introduction from WWCode
19:10 - 20:10 - Book discussion
20:10 - 20:25 - Wrap up and closing comments

👩🏻 Event Host
Sumeyya Javaid LinkedIn | Twitter
Sumeyya is a computer science graduate who has previously worked as a junior web developer. Looking to return to tech, she is working on various project-building tasks and is eager to share her expertise through volunteering and hackathons. Passionate about accessibility to tech, especially for women and disabled persons, Sumeyya tries to achieve this by being a part of Educating Beyond Borders and Women Who Code.
To power off, Sumeyya enjoys learning about cultural history, architecture, reading and staying fit with Pilates and beginner archery.

👩🏽‍💻 About Women Who Code
Women Who Code is the largest and most active community of engineers dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We envision a world where women are representative as technical executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers. Our programs are designed to get you there.

Join us on Slack
Email us: [masked]
Follow us:

👩🏽‍💻 Code of Conduct
WWCode London events are dedicated to providing inclusive & safe experiences for everyone. Before attending please read our code of conduct. Read the full version and access our incident report form here.

Women Who Code Mobile Summit

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Women Who Code is excited to invite you to register for our upcoming Mobile Summit! On Wednesday, July 27, 2022 (12:00 PM EDT), mobile devs from around the world will meet to share their technical and career insights. Led by experienced mobile engineers, these intensive sessions will give you the connections and tools you need to excel on your development journey.

You should attend this online event if you’re eager to:

  • 🌎 Connect and learn from other mobile devs from around the world.
  • 👩‍💻 Ask your mobile dev questions of expert technologists.
  • 📱 Take a deep dive into mobile technologies and industry trends.

Come enjoy an afternoon of mobile learning with our diverse roster of speakers on July 27 who are excited to share their knowledge with you! Register today to receive updates when our speakers and sessions are announced.

This event is free and open to all mobile lovers who would like to attend. We look forward to seeing you at the Mobile Summit!

✨ Check Out These Other Great WWCode Mobile Resources in the Meantime!

🗣️ Help Spread the Word!
Invite your friends and colleagues to the Mobile Summit and help spread the word on social media! Remember to tag WWCode Mobile on Twitter at @WWCodeMobile and Instagram at @wwcodemobile.

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