Top 50 Most Influential Women in UK Tech 2020

Perrine Farque was nominated on the Top 50 Most Influential Women in UK Tech list by ComputerWeekly.com
The list, which is now in its eighth year, was introduced in 2012 to shine a light on the non-male role models in the technology sector. Only 3% of females say a career in technology is their first choice. 78% of students can’t name a famous female working in technology. Only 5% of leadership positions in the technology sector are held by women.

Speaker at Vault

Workplace Inclusion Webinar

Perrine is a guest speaker at Vault Platform's workplace inclusion webinar. With so much focus on inclusion, diversity, and equality at work, Perrine discusses how HR professionals can really make a difference in the ‘new normal’. Perrine also covers how COVID impacted the equality agenda and what HR experts can do about it.

'Award-winning Tech Leader Helping Tech Companies Build Diverse Cultures to Innovate'. Meet Perrine Farque, Award-Winning Tech Leader who drove the strategy for Tech companies including Facebook, PagerDuty, Pivotal and AvePoint for over a decade. During her career in Tech, Perrine has gained experience speaking at industry events including Women in Leadership events in London' 

Perrine Farque was a guest speaker at The Diana Initiative 2020 Conference. Her session "7 Tips for Women To Get To the Top in Technology" discussed some of the  top tips that she learnt during her career in Technology to become a Leader and sit at the Senior Leadership Team table. She talked about what women can do to grow their career in the technology sector. Perrine shared the lessons that she learnt to achieve her goals and be a successful woman in Technology.

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Speaker at WomenTech Conference Global 2020

Perrine Farque was a guest speaker at WomenTech Global Conference 2020. Her session "9 Secrets To Become a Female Leader in Tech" discussed some of the  top tips that she learnt during her career in Technology to become a Leader and sit at the Senior Leadership Team table. She talked about what women can do to grow their career in the technology sector. Perrine shared the lessons that she learnt to achieve her goals and be a successful woman in Technology.

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'7 ways to boost workplace diversity and inclusion in the next normal'

DiversityQ shared our guide on 7 ways to boost workplace diversity and inclusion in the next normal. 

Recent #Blacklivesmatter protests have highlighted the deep-rooted racial inequalities in our system and the need for diversity and inclusion training amongst other approaches.

Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) are key to startup success. Here’s a short practical guide on how startups can implement an effective D&I strategy from one of the UK’s most influential diversity champions and women in tech, Perrine Farque.

Perrine Farque was a guest speaker at Amplify DEI 2020. Her session " How To Tackle Unconscious Bias In The Workplace" discussed how unconscious bias affects our decisions all the time, especially in the workplace. In this presentation, she looked at the definition of unconscious bias, she explored the impact it can have at work and she offered some suggestions for mitigating bias in the workplace.

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Dublin Tech Summit 2020

Perrine Farque is a speaker at Dublin Tech Summit 2020. Her talk '7 Secrets of an Excellence-Driven Tech Organisation' is addressing the challenged that Tech Leaders are facing. Perrine's session discusses how Tech businesses must achieve specific goals related to diversity, inclusion and equity  in order to achieve true excellence, Perrine's session covers the little-known secrets that Tech leaders wished they knew about creating an excellence-driven Tech organisation. 

In this week’s guest column, Perrine Farque –  one of the UK’s most influential diversity champions and women in tech – provides insights on the benefits of hiring neurodiverse talent in tech. She also outlines why it’s a business opportunity that should not be overlooked, and how to embrace and nurture neurodiversity to gain a competitive advantage.

Featured in WeAreTheCity

Perrine Farque was featured in an article by leading womens website for careers, awards, women in tech, networking, events and information WeAreTheCity. In that article, WeAreTheCity highlighted our founder's 

top tips to support black colleagues during a pandemic of racism. Perrine discussed how people are calling for more to be done to address racism including holding their employers responsible. 

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'8 Tips To Support Black Colleagues'

Following weeks of anti-racism protests, organisations are being challenged with how to support black colleagues in the workplace. DiversityQ spoke with Perrine Farque, a Diversity, Inclusion & Equity Advocate, and the Founder of Inspired-Human, who believes that there’s a lot of employers and employees can do to support black colleagues at work.

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'A Practical Guide to Diversity in Startups'

How to do diversity and inclusion for startups the right way? Here is what Perrine Farque at Inspired Humans had to say…

Startups have a unique position as change agents: they are young, agile, are born in the millennial era, have funding and have a new product or app that can change the world. They can change the workplace, society and the world we live in.

Media Coverage and Speaking Engagements of our Founder Perrine Farque

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'How tech companies can create the culture shift in a crisis'

Meet our founder Perrine Farque, award-winning Diversity Advocate in Tech and nominated on the top 50 most influential women in UK Tech.

Her work as a Diversity Consultant has been recognised by many leading industry publications as well as industry conferences. Read a selection of Perrine Farque's work as captured by the media and at industry events:

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