Lisa Ventura is proud to announce that she has been nominated in the 2020 Computing Magazine’s Women in Tech Excellence awards in the “Positive Role Model” and “Woman of the Year” categories for her work supporting women in cyber security and in neurodiversity.

The winners of the awards will be announced on Wednesday 25 November 2020 at The Brewery in London.

Computing Magazine’s Women in Tech Excellence awards is a prestigious event which exists to recognise top-performing women from across the technology space and provide inspiration for younger women looking to build a career in the tech industry. They are designed to help the industry by recognising and promoting the many talented females, and other success stories. There are places in IT for females, and this industry can lead to rewarding, fulfilling careers for everyone.

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Lisa Ventura is an award-winning Cyber Security consultant and is the CEO and Founder of the UK Cyber Security Association (UKCSA), a membership association that is dedicated raising awareness and educating small businesses, SME’s, large corporate companies and the general public as to the importance of cyber security. Lisa is also a thought leader, author and keynote speaker and has been published in various publications globally. She is fascinated by all things related to nuclear war and loves dogs, the gym/keep fit, the rock band Queen, Freddie Mercury, sci-fi, films and TV series from the 1980s, especially American soap operas such as Dallas, Falcon Crest, Dynasty and Knots Landing.