BCSWomen joint event with BCS EMBRACE.

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We will be focusing on the career journeys of Asia Sharif, Software Engineer, NatWest and Nidhi Sharma, Engineering Manager, Sainsbury’s.

We also have a panel discussion with both Asia and Nidhi, hosted by Nicola Martin MBCS MWES, BCSWomen committee member.

About the speakers

Asia Sharif

With numerous accolades and awards to her name already, Asia's early career story serves as an inspiration to aspiring technologists and highlights the potential for women within the field of software engineering.

Nidhi Sharma

Nidhi is a technology leader with over 15 years of experience in the Telecoms, Finance, Ecommerce, and Retail industries. Currently, she serves as the Head of Engineering at Sainsbury's, where she plays an essential role in the Supply Chain Transformation Programme.

Nidhi is a strong advocate for empowering women and providing them with full support. She is enthusiastic about bringing together different cultures and perspectives under one umbrella to inspire an innovative culture.

Our events are for adults aged 16 years and over.

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BCS is following government guidelines and we would ask attendees to continue to also follow these guidelines. Please go to https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ for more information, advice, and instructions.

This event is brought to you by: BCSWomen specialist group and BCS EMBRACE specialist group

Unleashing Innovation: Career Journeys in Tech
Date and time
Wednesday 19 July, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Ground Floor, 25 Copthall Avenue
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