#FFCONF, regarded as a single-track conference repeated twice, was one of the first large-scale conferences I had ever attended. It was back in 2016: I was in the midst of the first semester of my Final Year and collating research for my dissertation. I was famish for new ways to develop new techniques, hone my existing knowledge and do everything in between when I found … Continue reading #FFCONF

First Impressions: Amrezy Highlighter

It was announced Sephora-MUA-Turned-Instagram-Empress Amrezy had collaborated with American beauty brand Anastasia Beverly Hills for the second time, with a stellar black and gold glowing theme to promote the highlighter. Amrezy was one of the very first makeup artists I had followed on Instagram all the way back in 2015. I’ve watched her grow, collaborate with such big names and her products consistently sellout in … Continue reading First Impressions: Amrezy Highlighter

A photo of the author in front of the Colosseum

When in Rome: Day 2

It’s official. I have achieved the unexpected. Even I was astounded, but ladies and gentlemen, I have absolutely exceeded my expectations and I am one proud lady. A very stylish Italian woman complimented me on my outfit. Yes, me. Your friendly neighbourhood beauty and tech blogger has unlocked the international fashion achievement level. Better equipped with knowledge on the Italian public transport, my Mother and … Continue reading When in Rome: Day 2

The Digital Future

The Course Leader for Data Science and Analytics from the School of Computing at University of Portsmouth had kindly invited me to return to campus and deliver a guest lecture to Final Year Students studying the unit Practical Data Analytics and Mining (PDAM). I was so grateful for this amazing opportunity, especially since I had studied this very module during my Final Year at University … Continue reading The Digital Future

Women in Data Science Day 2018

Led by Stanford University, Women in Data Science Day, WiDS for short, aims to educate aspiring Data Scientists around the world on emergent topics within this sector of technology and support women in the field. The annual conference provides attendees the opportunity to learn about the latest data science research and applications used in a broad spectrum from a featured panel composed exclusively of women. … Continue reading Women in Data Science Day 2018

Tech(K)Now Day 2018

To celebrate International Women’s Day on Thursday March 8th, I had the privilege of joining over 1,500 women in tech at Tech(K)now Day in ExCel London the following Friday. Tech(K)now Day isĀ  a space for women in tech from all backgrounds to learn new technical skills, ranging from beginner level to advanced. The delegates also have the opportunity to gain knowledge in career building and … Continue reading Tech(K)Now Day 2018

The University Guide: Year 2

As students start making their voyage back to their University-town after a visit back home to spend some quality time with friends and family, as well as some much-needed relaxation, it is the perfect opportunity to embrace that New Year motivation for the upcoming semester. After the amazing response from my Year 1 guide, I decided to extend the series for Year 2 and Year … Continue reading The University Guide: Year 2