An Evening with Dame Stephanie Shirley
30 November 2017
About this video
The Oxford Internet Institute welcomes Dame Stephanie Shirley to share her inspiring story Women in technology, entrepreneurship and philanthropy.
An early British information technology pioneer, businesswoman and philanthropist, Dame Stephanie Shirley founded a pioneering all-woman software company in the 1960s which was ultimately valued at $3 billion, making millionaires of 70 of her team members.
She explains why she went by “Steve,” how she overturned the expectations of the time.