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Pauline is the managing director of a #TechForGood social enterprise. She won the West Midlands Women of the Year 2016 award for outstanding contribution to technology. She chairs the West Midlands open data forum and has 30 years cross-sector experience with tech and digital.
My mother was the first woman in tech I knew - she was a qualified pharmacist in Ireland in 1958.
I survived an accident where I was run over by a double decker bus - I sustained multiple fractures and spent 3 months in hospital having operations and skin grafts.
I was one of the people responsible for the relaunch of Birmingham St Patrick's Day Parade in 1996 after a 22 year gap.
Publish monthly ebulletin Digital WM News; support small charities to improve their operational and strategic management including using technology better; run unconferences, meetups and hacks; networking including brokering introductions; communicate on various social media platforms; seek opportunities to get more people from non-profits using technology.c
It's needed, I'm good at it and I enjoy it.
Tony Clabby - worked for UnLtd; supported me by acting as a sounding board when I was a CEO of a voluntary organisation and helping me think about issues.
Rebecca Parsons, Martha Lane Fox, Dr Sue Black, Chi Onwurah, Mary McKenna, Zoe Amar, Kirsty Marrins, Immy Kaur, Cassie Robinson, Jesslyn Rose, Emer Coleman, Cindy Gallop.
They are doers, not just talkers - they have ideas and they bring them to life to make a difference in the world.
I'm good at spotting coming trends, and writing about them, so I wish I'd started to blog years ago so I could have made more of what I knew and possibly helped more people sooner.
It's easier to stand out in a crowd, it's great to meet other women in the field, it's a challenge to break down barriers.
Contribute to every hack, meetup, sprint and unconference you can and follow Cindy Gallop for advice on knowing your worth.
"Why do people say "Grow some balls"? Balls are weak and sensitive. If you wanna be tough, grow a vagina. Those things can take a pounding." - Sheng Wang