"The best thing about DataTjej is all the inspiring and driven people who work to make the association what it is!"
Name: Mariam J.Ndwatta
Board Post: IT & Webmaster
What made you want to apply to DataTjej's board?
I have been a member of Datatjej the association since I started studying and has since loved the business and everything that the association stands for! Last year I was part of the project group and organized the conference in 2020 and wanted to continue my involvement within the association. Being able to participate and contribute to the work for a more equal and diverse IT and tech industry for women and non-binary is rewarding, important and really fun!
What do you study or work with?
The civil engineering program in Information Technology at Uppsala University.
What's the best thing about Data Girl?
The best thing about DataTjej is all the inspiring and driven people who work to make the association what it is!
What is the most fun thing about your studies / work?
What I think is extra fun with my studies is to design user-friendly and efficient systems as this is important in today's growing digital society! It is also super wonderful and fun with student life in Uppsala and all the wonderful people and friends you have met!
What other interests do you have?
In my free time I like hanging out with friends, watching comics, going to the gym and reading books!