We are back for 2021!
The 2021 Ada Scotland Festival is running from Tuesday 11th to Thursday 21st October 2021.
What’s happening? Calendar of events | All events | All anytime activities
Discover the importance of reaching your goals. In the session we will discuss how to build your confidence in order to pursue a career in STEM.
LIVE: 20 October at 2.30pm
Discover how two women changed their career path. Hear their journey as they talk you through their steps to change.
LIVE: 19 October at 4pm
Discover what an early career in technology is all about with the team at Barclays.
LIVE: 11 October 2021 at 5pm
Join the team at Barclays in this panel event where they will be discussing different journeys into the world of technology.
LIVE: 18 October at 5pm
Welcome to LiDAR Forest. This online workshop aims to share some of the fascinating aspects of optical physics, including celebrating...
How to start coding with Code First Girls. In this session we'll introduce you to arrange of free classes and courses to get you started.
LIVE: 13 October at 5pm
Ada Scotland Festival launches 11 October at 3pm. Jamie Hepburn to open the festival, followed by Liz Dighton of Boroughmuir High School.
LIVE: 11 October 2021 at 3pm
We need you to help save the Rhino. Challenge your students to help save these beautiful animals using their technical skills. No exp. required.
LIVE: 20 October at 10am
Join our panel of inspirational young women who together will share their unexpected journeys into the world of tech.
LIVE: 20 October at 5pm
Career journey, highs and lows, and what she's learned along the way. There will be an opportunity for questions at the end.
LIVE: 14 October at 2-3pm.
Building gender balance in computer science
The number of girls studying Computing Science today is almost 80% lower than it was in 2000. The Ada Scotland Festival is working to change that.
Together with our partners and supporters, we’re inspiring, educating, rewarding and awarding to ensure the future of Computing Science in Scotland is gender balanced. Join us.
The Ada Scotland Festival launched in October 2020, featuring 32 partners, 16 live events, and dozens of other activities. You can view all of the videos and activities from the 2020 Festival here.