Past Event – Deaf Women in Business Networking Event

Wednesday 7th June 2017 at 18:30 – 21:00 at the Apple Store Bromley.

Female identifying D/deaf freelancers and business owners / representatives are invited to join us for an exciting pilot networking event, organised by Love Language in collaboration with Apple Retail UK.

Book your free ticket now: https://deafwomeninbusiness.eventbrite.com/

We also welcome other business owners and freelancers interested in connecting with Deaf businesswomen. Please email erin@lovelanguage.org.uk for an invitation rather than booking via the link.

We will:
-Hear from our featured business owners
-Discuss how ‘doing business’ in the age of tech has affected topics such as gender and disability
-Share knowledge about reaching new markets and working with the Deaf community
-Network

Representatives from companies in the fields of technology and fashion will also be in attendance, including Apple Retail UK

Our featured businesses:

Being Her, a lifestyle blog focused on fashion, travelling & culture

Hermon & Heroda from ‘Being Her’ are twins with one lifestyle and two different personalities. Born and raised in Asmara, Eritrea, they both became deaf at age of 7 at the same time due to unknown causes. They have an unbreakable bond.

Recent media coverage of BeingHer:
http://www.konbini.com/ng/lifestyle/these-deaf-eritrean-ethiopian-twins-are-using-style-to-express-themselves/
http://edition.cnn.com/2017/05/04/health/deaf-bloggers-breaking-boundaries/

Follow them on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/being__her/

Signworld, an online sign language learning resource

Linda Day is the former Director of the Centre for Deaf Studies, University of Bristol. Signworld is the product of her passion to see BSL and every other sign language learned and taught in the best possible way, with the best possible learning materials. Linda believes that in the 21st Century, this means online learning.

Have a look at SignWorld’s website: http://www.signworldlearn.com/