Main focus: Founder & Tech Evangelist
Twitter handle: @minasaidze
Languages: German, English
Topics: female leadership, women in tech, personal branding, empowerment, diversity, diversity in tech
Services: Talk, Moderation, Workshop management, Consulting, Coaching, Interview
Willing to travel for an event.
- Diversity in Tech: How technology includes instead of excludes
- Unfair algorithms: How technology discriminates and what we can do about it
- AI in Recruiting: Opportunity or Risk?
- Beyond the Hype: Which tech trends are revolutionising our lives?
- Digital Gender Gap: Why we need more women in digitalisation
- Lateral Entry in Tech: Why it's never too late to start over
- What I learned about tech from migrants as a child
Mina Saidze is a data expert, founder, publicist and one of the best-known faces of the tech scene in this country. She grew up in Hamburg as the daughter of political activists from Afghanistan and studied economics at Humboldt University in Berlin.
For the past six years, she has worked in the field of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence for high-tech start-ups and corporations, including Axel Springer. With Inclusive Tech, she founded Europe's first consulting and lobby organisation for diversity in tech and now advises leading global companies such as Meta. She is also in great demand as a keynote speaker for Google, FAZ and SAP, among others. The magazine t3n described her a "digital pioneer" and Forbes magazine placed her on the "30 under 30" list 2021.
She is very active on her social media channels and has a good reach, with more than 17,000 followers on her main channel LinkedIn, for which she was awarded Top Voice and Top Business Influencer. Her work has been featured in Der Spiegel, ZDF, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Die Welt and other media.
Examples of previous talks / appearances:
Mina Saidze is the face of the Graph for All Million Dollar Challenge, a global competition in which people get to solve some of the world’s most crucial challenges.
Mina wants to encourage more people to use technologies such as graph analytics to work on meaningful projects such as predicting the next financial crisis or monitoring the impact of global warming. Find out more on tigergraph.com/graph-for-all
In the interview with Forbes DACH, Mina Saidze talks to the publisher Heidi Aichinger about the lateral entry in the tech industry, why we need more women in tech and data democratization.This talk is in: English
At the Forbes Women's Summit, Mina Saidze talks about Inclusive Tech, how technology has a profound impact in our life and what needs to change in the tech industry.This talk is in: English
At the We Love AI Summit by Deutsche Telekom, Mina Saidze talks to Jan Hoffmann, VP Artificial Intelligence, about Inclusive Tech, conversational AI and regulations and ethics in this space.This talk is in: English
Als Gesicht der Kampagne zur Corporate Digital Responsibility der Bundesregierung erklärt Mina Saidze die Wichtigkeit dahinter und was Organisationen tun können, um zukunftsfit zu werden.This talk is in: German
In der ZDF Zoom-Dokumentation "Digital Empire" hatte Mina Saidze einen Gastauftritt als Datenexpertin, um die Algorithmen in Dating-Apps zu erklären.This talk is in: German