Speakers for Launch Announced!
Updated: Oct 4, 2019
Hi there everyone, we are proud to announce that our speakers for our launch have been confirmed!
We have three wonderful speakers from various backgrounds, all who support the community and have insight into how we can better support those working in the tech sector.
Mark Nichols has 25 years as Financial, Sales and Business Advisor for UK and overseas investments; Managing Director of several finance businesses; Consultant to financial organisations; Former Chair of Northern Pride Events (UK’s biggest, free, Pride festival); Chair of Pride Community Network & Pride radio who own the Pride Media Centre and is a presenter on Pride Radio 89.2fm and Pride World Radio.
Andrew Marcinko is a Behavioural Scientist and Teaching Fellow at Durham University. He has been involved in research projects for the United Nations, NASA, and the US Navy Submarine School, and he has successfully developed and delivered training on diversity and inclusion, teamwork, and leadership at a number of Fortune 500 and FTSE 100 organisations. He has also been invited to speak at various events and panels, has shared his research at conferences in Europe, the UK, and the US, and works with ScienceForWork.com to critically evaluate and summarise academic research for practitioners.
Australian-born Justine Colla has over 8 years experience in the games industry, starting as a game artist and later moving onto marketing, she is now working as Marketing Manager at Atomhawk. Community is the core of what drives her passion, working hard to foster safe and welcoming environments for brands, audiences and internal workplaces. Seeing people feeling included and empowered is what makes Justine happiest.
Again a huge thank you to our speakers, if you want to find out more or come along to our launch event, please sign up using the eventbrite link at the top of our website litne.co.uk