The most common response we hear to the complaint that “All the Speakers at the Conference are men!” or “All the Award Nominees are male.” is that there were “No known female candidates”.

It is our mission to solve that problem by highlighting all of the marvellous talent the Tech Industry has outside of the default.

It is our mission to solve that problem by highlighting all of the marvellous talent the Tech Industry has outside of the default.

Ming Johanson

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Mother of Unicorns + Social Nerd

Perth, Western Australia

Bio

Ming takes a unique approach to deconstruct complex technologies and couple them with an in-depth understanding of social media tools. She is able to create and integrate this knowledge into a palatable change management training program for all levels of business, to transform the future focus for organisations. Ming is an elected board member of the WA branch of the Australian Computer Society. She is also a spokesperson for Mental Health and an Ambassador for R U OK? Day. Ming can speak on a range of topics including dealing with mental health, diversity, rising above adversity, social media and leadership.

Mentoring

I am a Mentor at Startup Weekends a role model in the Women In Technology WA Techtrails program and I actively encourage young women and girls to pursue careers in tech and STEM.

Speaker Experience

24 Oct 2018

#DDDPerth

Unconscious Bias & What To Do With It

10 Oct 2018

Fenders Mental Health Week Presentations

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