Someone just emailed me to ask what Women in Tech organisations there are in Scotland. Since I’ve written them down on an email, figured that I would post them here to – just for anyone that’s starting out, or new to Scotland.
DISCLAIMER – This is a short list of the organisations I know just in Scotland. See this article for a wider serving list.
- Interconnect – network for Undergrads and postgrads in Scottish Universities in Science, Engineering and Maths http://www.interconnect.org.uk/
- Edinburgh University Hoppers – Support group for women in Computer Science/Informatics at Edinburgh University. But runs events open to university students across Scotland https://www.facebook.com/groups/edinburghhoppers/ and http://hoppers.inf.ed.ac.uk/
- Girl Geeks Scotland – runs networking events for women in tech – http://www.girlgeekscotland.com/
- BCS Women Scotland – runs networking events for women in tech – currently running an after work event with Girl Geeks Scotland http://www.bcs.org/content/ConWebDoc/48616
- Scottish Resource Centre for Women in SET – runs career development workshops and schemes for women working in STEM – http://www.napier.ac.uk/research/centresandprojects/src/Pages/src.aspx
- Scottish Women in Games — networking group for women working in the games industry in Scotland – https://www.facebook.com/groups/109532845914884/