Dame Stephanie Shirley in Conversation — OII Internet Awards 2014
7 November 2014
About this video
Dame Stephanie Shirley, the OII’s founding donor, and recipient of an “OII Lifetime Achievement Award”, discusses her early career as founder and Chief Executive of software company, Xansa plc. She discusses organisational and early feminist culture, the role of women in IT / STEM (and how to encourage greater involvement), and entrepreneurship and social consciousness, particularly in relation to her important role as a philanthropist. She closes with thoughts on the future of the Oxford Internet Institute.