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As Lead Service Designer at DigitalBridge, Vimla is bringing her passion for Service Design and user-centred services to the forefront of tech innovation. At 21, Vim co-founded Experience Matters, winning the NHS CCG as her first client. Since, Vim has also founded Northern Collective: Women in Public Spaces, co-founded SheSaysMCR, managed DrinkaboutMCR and Manchester Social Entrepreneurs. She has been an advisor to the Youth Charter, the Big Youth Group and is a Regional Ambassador for the Holocaust Educational Trust. 

Vim has been an advisor on international government tech missions and a mentor for various startup programmes as well as an international keynote speaker. In 2016, Vim was voted on to the Northern Power Future List, in 2018 won the Young Digital Leader of the Year award at Digital Leaders and in 2019 won the We Are The City Rising Star in the public sector and was voted as one of the Top 100 Asian Stars in UK Tech. Throughout her career, Vim has remained conscious of her decisions and focus to bringing passion into her work, to make continuous a difference.

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Upcoming.

London. Janauary 2020. National Developers Conference (NDC) – How Does Designing Your Culture Help Your Code?
Bury. February 2020. iNetwork Understanding Organisational Change – Workshop – People, Systems and Processes.
Manchester. February 2020. #YouEqualTechNorth – Panel – Building Diverse Teams
Manchester. February 2020. Responsible Tech Review – Panel – People Progress and Responsible Tech: Where’s the humanity in tech’s future?
Manchester. May 2020. Agile Manchester – Keynote – Design, Code and Communication

Past.

2019

London. Sky News Interview – The Future Of The Corporation

London. British Academy Future Of The Corporation Paper Launch – Panel – Purposeful Business and Innovation and Technology

London. HomesUKDigital Transformation and Culture Change

Rotterdam, The Netherlands. International Gov Design ConferenceRecognising Bias In Your Design

Manchester. Diversity Dividend Panel

Manchester. Presented IDEA Award to Year 9 Girls

Manchester. Soda SocialThe Power of Service Design

Manchester. NUXIt’s Time to Redesign Design

Manchester. Retail Mashup – Facilitator – How to conduct experiments on human beings.

Manchester. Agile on The Edge – Keynote – How does Designing your Culture Can Help Your Code?

Wales. The Goodlife Experience – Pechakucha – The Future of work.

Liverpool. TechUP!Women – Talk – Why we need self care.

London. Disruption SummitCrossing the Divide.

Manchester. Design Council – Advisor – Global Design Showcase.

Manchester. Common Purpose Syrian Diaspora Leadership Programme – Workshop – Finding your why.

Manchester. Housing 2019 – Facilitator – Homelessness Hackathon

Cologne, Germany. Think About Conference – Keynote – Design, Diversity and Tech: How to use your power.

London. Open Data Institute – Talk – Creating better services for people

Manchester. Glug– Talk – How can you do what you love?

Currently curating all of my public speaking.

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