FTW Conf

FTW Conf was a free community conference celebrating International Women's Day 2021 and Diversity in Tech. During this event we had multiple tracks happening simultaneously, covering Inspiring stories, Security, Transparency in Tech, Career in Tech and even arranged a Creative track!

You can find all recordings on this website.

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Main track recordings

Digital Sex Crimes: Tech and Gender Inequity Intersect
Digital Sex Crimes: Tech and Gender Inequity Intersect

Join Heather Barr from Human Rights Watch to discuss the soon to be...

Heather Barr Heather Barr
Community Updates
Community Updates

Learn about new programs for learning and entrepreneurship in the community...

Lisa Mallner Lisa Mallner
Marilag Dimatulac & Michelle Tabirao Marilag Dimatulac & Michelle Tabirao
Inspiring Story by Emma Rees
Inspiring Story by Emma Rees

Get energized and inspired by the wonderful journey into IT from Emma Rees....

Emma Rees Emma Rees
Inspiring Story by Ela Moscicka
Inspiring Story by Ela Moscicka

Get energized and inspired by the extraordinary story from Ela Moscicka....

Ela Mościcka Ela Mościcka
How I landed my first developer job
How I landed my first developer job

Hear the inspiring story from Svetlana about her journey to land a...

Svetlana Stosic Milosavljevic Svetlana Stosic Milosavljevic
My extraordinary path to becoming an expert woman in tech
My extraordinary path to becoming an expert woman in tech

Get energized and empowered by Natalia's story in tech....

Natalia Venditto Natalia Venditto
Inspiring Story by Anjana Vakil
Inspiring Story by Anjana Vakil

Get energized and empowered through the inspiring story of Anjana Vakil....

Anjana Vakil Anjana Vakil

Career Track Recordings

When in Doubt: Dare! - On building favorable conditions for self-advocacy
When in Doubt: Dare! - On building favorable conditions for self-advocacy

This talk describes strategies that can help you feel better and sometimes...

Lia Silva-Lopez Lia Silva-Lopez
HR Panel discussion
HR Panel discussion

An inspiring, empowering, and informative panel discussion with HR...

Sophie Theen Sophie Theen
Ellie King Ellie King
Louise Bichler Louise Bichler
Marie Møgelvang Marie Møgelvang
Nidhi Illman Nidhi Illman
Peggy Poon Peggy Poon
My top 3 strategies for staying Resilient, when faced with Rejection.
My top 3 strategies for staying Resilient, when faced with Rejection.

As a woman, as a leader and as a data professional I face rejection in one...

Vanessa Eriksson Vanessa Eriksson
How to accelerate your career
How to accelerate your career

Having relocated to UK as a foreigner from a completely different culture &...

Alina Timofeeva Alina Timofeeva

Transparency in Tech Track Recordings

Building Radical Transparency into tech -the Nordic way
Building Radical Transparency into tech -the Nordic way

More than ever we need to build transparent technology. With the growing...

Lisa Mallner Lisa Mallner
Klara Kviberg Klara Kviberg
Malin Cumzelius Malin Cumzelius
Meeri Haataja Meeri Haataja
Anna Borgström Anna Borgström

Creative Track Recordings

KnitHub - a different kind of pattern matching
KnitHub - a different kind of pattern matching

Learn basic knitting techniques, and find out how and where I create and s...

Floor Drees Floor Drees
Lego in Lockdown
Lego in Lockdown

Lego. Something many of us played with as children. But somewhere around...

Stacy Cashmore Stacy Cashmore
Think Visual - My Journey from Self-Care to Tech Storytelling!
Think Visual - My Journey from Self-Care to Tech Storytelling!

Creativity enhances communication and builds connection. From early...

Nitya Narasimhan Nitya Narasimhan

Organizers

FTW Conf is a free community conference celebrating International Women's Day 2021.

Floor Drees

Floor Drees

Community Advocacy Program Manager at Microsoft (she/her)

Suzanne Daniels

Suzanne Daniels

Developer PMM @ Microsoft (she/her)

Sherry List

Sherry List

Azure Developer Engagement Lead, Microsoft

Ellie King

Ellie King

Diversity & Inclusion Advocate✨ Helping tech companies build a more ethical, diverse and successful culture.

Lisa Mallner

Lisa Mallner

AI Investment Manager at Copenhagen Capacity (she/her)

Ana Cidre

Ana Cidre

Ana is a Developer Advocate at Auth0, the founder of ngSpain and GalsTech (she/her)

Sam Bellen

Sam Bellen

Senior Developer Advocate Engineer @auth0, Tech speaker http://sambego.tech, @GoogleDevExpert, @fronteersbe

Nick Trogh

Nick Trogh

Developer Engagement Lead at Microsoft, co-organizer Contributing,Today (he/him)

Peggy Poon

Peggy Poon

Woman in tech, community builder and a global citizen with strong passion for innovation, helping others and diversity & inclusion!

Rasmus Jaque

Rasmus Jaque

Senior cloud solution architect at Microsoft

Goran Vuksic

Goran Vuksic

Technical Manager, Stratiteq

James Quick

James Quick

Developer Advocate, Auth0 (he/him)

Playlist: Security Track Recordings

Trust: From Zero to Hero
Trust: From Zero to Hero

Wouldn’t it be great if everyone behaved securely? Devs writing secure code...

Annybell Villarroel Annybell Villarroel
Threat Modeling in the “Shift Security Left” era
Threat Modeling in the “Shift Security Left” era

Shifting security left in the software development lifecycle has proven to...

Eva Sarafianou Eva Sarafianou
How a culture upgrade helped me thrive 💪
How a culture upgrade helped me thrive 💪

Lots of people talk about culture in organisations, but not many organisa...

Agata Krajewska Agata Krajewska
PASTA and OCTIVE and STRIDE, Oh My! Bringing Threat Modeling Out of the Woods
PASTA and OCTIVE and STRIDE, Oh My! Bringing Threat Modeling Out of the Woods

Threat modeling is an extremely valuable tool in the secure software...

Alyssa Miller Alyssa Miller