Women of colour in technology and Founder of Like minded females, a social enterprise to encourage female empowerment.
Sonya founded LMF in May 18, which has since engaged with over 12k people, hosted 30 events and been recognised for 2 national awards. Alongside this, she is a public speaker, given a TED talk on using technology to build communities, Keynote speaker for Budapest public university AI conference, workshop facilitator and radio host. In June 2019, Sonya was a Keynote speaking for over 6 Tech events in London, as well as Lithuania, including presenting a workshop at the British Lithuanian embassay. In addition to this, Sonya has won the rising star award 2017 and UK tech business women of the year 2018 via PWC, written tech articles for Metro UK newspaper, has a monthly slot on the BBC and is launching her LMF tech business in June 2019. Sonya is on the techshecan committee, tech London Advocates Pakistan and a NED for a tech social enterprise.
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Talks I've Given
How to Thrive in a Male Dominated World
Featuring Sonya Barlow
Sonya Barlow, founder of Like Minded Females and TEDx speaker will be with us for a provocative session to challenge LondonTechLadies to take a new perspective and succeed in a male dominated world. She'll be sharing her own story of acting with confidence and saying yes to opportunities,...leadership diversity workshop