Kicking off the first day of our Annual Ada's List Conf

What a day! We wrapped up our Ada’s List Conf Day 1 yesterday, which means we are already halfway through our 5th Annual Conference.

Just like pretty much everything else in 2020, we’ve had to adapt - this is the first year of 5 where we have held our Conf virtually, and what an amazing outcome we have had so far.

Using the virtual conference platform “Remo”, we’ve been able to host event panels, keynote talks, and other incredible sessions, all from the safety and comfort of our own homes. We also had 3 amazing tracks running at the same time -

ReStructure and Sustainability

Marketing and Product

Tech 

The day kicked off with an inspiring and motivational keynote from Wincie Wong - speaker and sponsor from NatWest Group - who spoke to us about how we can embrace ourselves for the Tech Powered Future. 

We then split off into the different tracks, where attendees could listen to their choice of incredible speakers and talks, including:

“How COVID has changed our sex lives, and how tech will save it” Grace Santos-Murphy

“Using poetry as a companion in product development" - Hua Szu Yang

“How much did the lockdown cost professional women?” - Patricia Gestoso

We finished off Day 1 with a great panel session - Working from home in a global Pandemic - featuring Dr. Caitlin McDonald from Leading Edge Forum, Hannah Smith from HSBC and

Don’t just take our word for it though, check out what our attendees were saying about the Conf -






October 22, 2020
Nicole Whitelaw
Marketing and Communications Associate