From child prodigy to MBE, Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon is Head Stemette and co-founder of STEMettes, the award-winning social enterprise inspiring the next generation of females into Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) roles via a series of prestigious events and opportunities.
One of the youngest ever to be awarded a Master’s degree in Mathematics & Computer Science by the University of Oxford, aged 20, Anne-Marie, unsurprisingly, continued to soar. In 2017 she was included in the BBC’s list of 100 inspirational and innovative women, received a Marie Claire Future Shaper award, was named the 7th Most Influential Woman in IT and one of the 50 most inspiring women in Europe by Inspiring Fifty. In further recognition of her influence and achievements, Anne-Marie was awarded an MBE in the 2017 New Year’s Honours for services to young women and STEM sectors. As of June 2017, she is now Honorary Fellow at Keble College, Oxford.
Not only a champion of getting women into STEM positions, Anne-Marie has previously worked with Goldman Sachs, Hewlett-Packard and Deutsche Bank, amassing a wealth of experience. A recognised thought-leader in the tech space, sees her speaking at numerous prestigious keynote events, such as SXSW and Founders Forum and to clients across the globe including Google, Mercedes-Benz, Lufthansa and ASOS. Anne Marie’s keynote topics include:
The Tech Landscape and Why Tech Needs Diversity
Using Social Media to Your Advantage
AI & The Future of Work
Social Entrepreneurship: Doing a Lot with a Little
The Definitive Guide to Changing Your Company from the Inside Out
Youth Entrepreneurship & STEM: The Leaders of the Future
How to Lean in if You’re Not Sheryl Sandberg