Ada Lovelace Day 2016 – Celebrating Women in STEM

Ada Lovelace Day was first launched by Suw Charman-Anderson in 2009 on PledgeBank. Nearly 2,000 people made a pledge to blog about a woman in technology whom they admired on 24 March 2009. The day was a great success with blog posts, newspaper columns and media coverage emerging to celebrate in honour of the woman… [Read More]

Announcing The Ada Lovelace Initiative

Ada Lovelace was born on December 10, 1815, to poet, George (Lord) Byron and Heiress, Annabella Millbanke. Byron abandoned his wife and daughter soon after Ada was born. She was brought up by Annabella. Despite this little Ada took after her mother by demonstrating a precocious scientific intelligence. She had a mathematical and scientific education… [Read More]