This session is from NSScotland 2014. Tickets are currently available for the 2015 conference at ti.to/nsscotland/2015
Women have made significant contributions to computing since the very beginning, and yet most people have only heard of Ada Lovelace, Grace Hopper and, more recently, Hedy Lamar. In this talk I will be telling the stories of a several significant women from around the world who exist outside of the limelight, their struggles, their contributions and how modern technology would not be the same without them.
Emily has been working with iOS and Android for the past 4 years, after moving into the domain from VOIP telecoms. After starting as a freelancer, a number of attempts at her own (and others) startups she now one of the founders of Balloon Digital Studios, a digital product development house