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Diversity in Tech Week

March 2 - 8 2018

Diversity in Tech Week 2018

A curated week-long schedule of events delivered in collaboration with partners, part of Dogpatch Labs ongoing work to foster a tech ecosystem where people of all backgrounds feel welcome and included in the world of tech.

Allyship in Tech - ThursdayMarch 8

An intimate invite-only evening event where 100 leaders and change agents will engage in discussion around how each of us can become an “Ally” to accelerate a culture of inclusion.

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Events Schedule

Returnship Programmes Driving Diversity

Tuesday, March 6th | 7.30 – 10.00


We’re excited to be hosting this event in collaboration with a global financial services company who is leading the way in developing and delivering ‘Returnship Programmes’ for experienced professionals returning after a career break. Further details to be announced.

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Diversity 101 for Meetup Community Leaders

Tuesday, March 6th | 18.00 – 21.00


In collaboration with experienced grassroots diversity and inclusion leaders we’ll be hosting a workshop for community organisers. Participants will come away with a practical Diversity & Inclusion for Meetups toolkit.


Interested? Email

Dogpatch Community Lunch & Learn: fostering an inclusive startup hub

Wed, March 7th | 13.00 – 14.00


We’ll be hosting a Lunch and Learn focusing on how inclusion is relevant to scaling startups; how Dogpatch is operationalising inclusion across our hub; and how these principles can be applied in your startup.



Interested? Email

Allyship in Tech - empowering an inclusive culture

Thursday, March 8th | 18.00 – 21.00


An invite only event delivered in association with International Women’s Day on the evening of Thursday March 8, Allyship in Tech is a key event within Diversity In Tech Week. This will be a participatory event focusing in particular on dialogue between the curated set of invitees taking part, ranging from startup founders and tech ecosystem leaders to C-level executives, change activists and academics.

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Code of Conduct

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Event Partners

Ulster Bank
Google for Entrepreneurs
Unilever Foundry