Speaking

Here’s a selection of some recent talks I have been involved in.

I’d love to be more involved in podcasts, speaking in the tech community and Public Science engagements to encourage interest in STEM, so if you have some ideas, please drop me a message at thekimmykola.tech@gmail.com or use my contact form.

2021

November 2021

Podcast Guest Speaker, Codewords Podcast with Rob Barber

You can listen to the Podcast episode here.

July 2021

Speaker, What’s it like being a Software Engineer & Tech Coach? My journey and experience learning through engaging with others, Programmed in Pencil x RVU

June 2021

Keynote Speaker, Sisters of Code

I spoke at an online session for students at Sisters of Code. I talked about my journey into tech and answered questions to give a realistic view of the tech industry to young students between the ages of 10 and 20 all the way in Cambodia.

Podcast Guest Speaker, Developers Eating The World Podcast with Chris Riley

You can listen to the Podcast episode here.

May 2021

Podcast Guest Speaker, a podcast by Pawlean, Paying it Forward to change the Tech industry w/ Kim, Emma & Darren

You can listen to the Podcast episode here.

2020

1st – 2nd September 2020

Panelist, Code Fest 2020 Virtual Conference, Code First Girls

Took part in two panel discussions

Day 1: My Journey into Tech #techdecoded Panel

A discussion with members of the community about their journey into the world of tech and where are they now.

Day 2: Switching into Tech #futurestars Panel

A discussion focused on experienced professionals and their experience of moving into the tech industry.

July 2020

Panelist, Life as an Engineer Lunchtime Panel, Code First Girls

A panel discussion with members of the Code First Girls community about what working in tech is like – from the day-to-day, to the more long-term!

May 2020

Panel Curator & Panelist, How to Set Coding Goals & Stick to Them, Girls in Tech London X Makers

Collaborated with Makers to curate and deliver a panel discussion on setting learning goals in tech.

Panelist, Breaking Into Tech Lunchtime Panel, Code First Girls

A panel discussion with some of Code First Girls amazing community members who have started their careers in the tech world!Collaborated with Makers to curate and deliver a panel discussion on setting learning goals in tech.