Who can attend the event?
As with all our events and community initiatives, WTSFest 2022 is a women-only event.
Where is the event taking place?
Barbican Centre, London (EC2Y 8DS). Registration will take place at Garden Room and the sessions will take place at Cinema 1.
When will the event take place?
Friday, February 25th, 2022.
What are the timings of the event?
Registration opens at 9am and the first session starts at 10am. The last session finishes at 5pm followed by our after-party drinks till 7pm. There will be several breaks throughout the day, including a lunch break. All timings are in GMT.
Who is organising WTSFest 2022?
Areej AbuAli, the founder of Women in Tech SEO. The brilliant Hannah Smith
, Founder of Worderist, will be our host and emcee on the day. And we will have a number of community members volunteering on the day as well.
Is there a code of conduct?
Yes, we prioritise the safety and comfort of our attendees, speakers and organisers. You can find our code of conduct here
What does a Full Access ticket include?
Your ticket includes access to the full-day conference in London, morning pastries, afternoon lunch, snacks, after-party drinks and post-event recordings.
What does a Recording ticket include?
Recording ticket includes access to recordings only which will be sent post-event by March 31st.
Will the recordings include subtitles?
Yes, our videographer will integrate a third-party tool to provide subtitles to our recorded videos. These will be in English.
Are you giving away scholarship tickets?
Yes, thanks to our Scholarship Sponsors, Google & Sitebulb, we are giving away a number of scholarship tickets, for those who cannot afford to buy a ticket themselves. Simply fill our Scholarship Form
, we will be closing it on November 5th and contacting everyone to inform them if they won a scholarship ticket or not during November.
How will I receive my ticket?
Your invoice and ticket will be sent via email after purchasing. If you have a Full Access ticket, then on the day of the event, simply show up to our Registration Desk and we'll give you your lanyard. For Recording tickets, you will receive your invoice via email and access to session recordings will be sent post-event.
Will food and refreshments be provided?
Yes, a delicious lunch, as well as a light breakfast, coffee, tea and snacks throughout the day and drinks in our after-party.
Will I be able to ask the speakers questions?
Our agenda is tightly packed so we won't have time for Q&A during the sessions but our speakers will be around the whole day, so please do go up and ask them questions during the breaks.
Will I be able to network with other attendees?
Yes, we will have several breaks throughout the day, as well as an after-party, there will be lots of opportunities to network.
Will there be requirements to keep the event safe from COVID-19?
We will be closely following all UK government regulations as well as working closely with our venue, The Barbican, to ensure the event is safe. We will keep our attendees up to date with any requirements.
I attended WTSFest 2020 in London, will this feel the same?
Yes, hopefully even better! We are keeping the event at a small number to ensure that the experience stays as special and intimate as our last London conference. We will have a maximum of 280 attendees on the day, including our speakers, volunteers and organisers.
Can I pay directly by invoice?
We won’t be able to hold tickets so please pay directly via tito, our ticketing platform.
Can I sponsor the event?
We have secured all sponsors needed for this event. Please do get in touch if you'd like to discuss sponsoring another one of our initiatives.
What does the sponsorship fee go to?
We use our sponsorship fee to pay for our venue, suppliers, photographer, videographer, logistics fees and most importantly, we pay our speakers a speaker fee (as all conferences should!)
Who are your suppliers?
We're proud to work with brilliant women to support us with our initiatives. Videographer: Chalkboard Creative
, Photographer: The Chamberlins
, Designer: Jazmin Batisti
, Social Media: Jo Walters
, Email Marketing: Maret Reutelingsperger
How can I speak at a Women in Tech SEO event?
We run fortnightly WTSWorkshop events for our community members, simply fill a pitch form
I have a question that’s not listed here, how do I get in touch?
You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org