Named one of Forbes World #Top50 Women in Tech in 2018 Professor Sue Black OBE is an inspiring, multi award-winning computer scientist, radical thinker, passionate social entrepreneur, keynote speaker and author.
"...words don't really sum up how inspirational Sue is in talking to people about the amazing things she has achieved. Words like Awesome, Inspirational, Encouraging, Talented, Brilliant go part way to explaining Sue's relationship with an audience and personally I think she is an incredible role model to all women." Carole Barron
Professor of Computer Science and Tech Evangelist
London, United Kingdom
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30 years ago Professor Sue Black OBE was a single parent with few qualifications, bringing up her three small children in poverty on a council estate in Brixton, UK. She is now a multi award winning Professor of Computer Science and Technology Evangelist at Durham University, the UK’s 3rd oldest university and one of the top 50 women in tech in Europe.
One of the leading tech personalities in the UK today, Sue shares the story of how she brought her family out of poverty and built an extremely successful career through education, passion and a determination to succeed.