An inspirational UK tech entrepreneur and woman in tech, Michelle presents at events as a speaker, panellist or moderator. With her strong network in the UK, she also organises, hosts, curates and promotes your event.
IoT CHAMPIONS MANCHESTER UK
Founder and CEO of Made With Glove, Michelle organised, curated and moderated the Wearable Technology panel at Softwire Technology with inspirational wearable tech startups from Brightsign Glove and Corner.
Internet of Things (IoT)) is a technology that has the potential to influence almost every industry. Our leading experts discussed our IoT is shaping a digital world of business opportunities and the important role that data science has in IoT and how data will drive the market in years to come.
Michelle ended the panel discussion by encouraging audience members to participate in a boxing competition led by Corner, the boxing wearable that provides full, real-time insight into their punching performance to help them improve. It was a highly interactive and a fun way to get the audience members pumped!
TECH NATION EXCEPTIONAL TALENT VISA NEWCASTLE UK
As a recipient and former Ambassador now consultant for the Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa, Michelle discussed how she was one of 200 people in 2016 endorsed with Exceptional Talent in Digital Technologies for her work in advocating women in tech and developing innovative technology for her start up Made With Glove. Michelle now consults highly skilled tech entrepreneurs and talent with the endorsement process.
NORTHERN POWER FUTURES CONFERENCE NEWCASTLE UK
Michelle moderated a panel on changing careers and how best to navigate the scary but exciting process. With a background in law, Michelle was a solicitor for 8 years in Australia before taking the plunge and moving to the UK to start her own wearable technology company.
WONDER WOMEN TECH CONFERENCE LONDON UK
Michelle provided her tips and guidance on how she led Made With Glove to become listed as the Most Influential Brands in Wearable Technology and how she co-founded Women of Wearables, a global organisation that inspires, connects and supports women in wearable tech.
WOMEN OF WEARABLES EVENT LONDON UK
As the co-founder of Women of Wearables, Michelle co-organised the sold out event in London with over 100 women in tech attending the Future of Wearable Tech event. This event was held in conjunction with Blooming Founders and the event ended with prize giveaways from Octagon Studio, an AR ed tech company.
WE ARE TECH WOMEN CONFERENCE LONDON UK
As the Founder of her own wearable tech start up and delivering workshops on how to make your own wearables, Michelle was a speaker at the conference presenting on the Future of Wearable Tech and How to Encourage More Girls into Tech.
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY NEWCASTLE UK
Michelle hosted, curated and co-organised International Women’s Day Breakfast in Newcastle in both 2018 and 2019 – both were sold out events where she inspired over 160 women and men in Newcastle to Press For Progress and Balance for Better.
INNOVATION CHAMPIONS MANCHESTER UK
Founder and CEO Made With Glove Michelle Hua was a panel speaker at Softwire Technology with Jason Souloglou, Senior Director Strategy, ARM Technology. and Daren Pickering, Principal Enterprise Architect, Innovation and Growth Strategy, CWT
Companies that put innovation at the centre of their growth strategies are known to build products and services that succeed. This event focussed on taking innovative products from vision to validation and Michelle shared her journey about developing her heated gloves as a sole founder.
WEARABLE TECH SHOW LONDON UK
As co-founder of Women of Wearables, Michelle hosted, co-organised, curated and promoted the sold out panel at the Wearable Tech Show in London where she gathered over 100 women at the tech conference and moderated the panel of inspirational women in wearable tech.
GIRLS IN TECH EVENT MANCHESTER UK
At the launch of the Girls in Tech Manchester event, Michelle was invited to speak about her entrepreneurial journey as a start up founder of Made With Glove and provided tips, advice and guidance for girls and women who wanted a career in tech. This sold out event led to her providing a guest lecture to Masters students at the University of Salford.
GUEST LECTURE UNIVERSITY OF SALFORD MANCHESTER UK
Michelle is often asked to present to students at Universities around the UK about her entrepreneurial journey in the UK and how she overcame challenges, won awards and secured funding for her start up. Michelle shares her inspirational story about how she left her secure law career to move to another country to start her new life and tech career.
EVE-OLUTION BUSINESS GROWTH HUB MANCHESTER UK
In celebration of International Women’s Day, Michelle was invited as a panel speaker representing women in tech at the Eve-olution Business Growth Hub conference. Sharing her inspirational journey of how she became a tech entrepreneur, role models and discussed whether having mandatory female quotas on boards is detrimental or imperative for UK companies.
SHE SAYS MANCHESTER UK
An active member of She Says Manchester, a community organisation that inspires and connects creative women in Manchester, Michelle was invited to speak about her entrepreneurial journey at Made With Glove and how she suffered from Founder burn-out. Michelle shared her story of how she signed up to a 5 day Raw Food Yoga Retreat in Yorkshire UK in the middle of winter and how she survived (without starving to death) and lived to tell the tale!
WEARABLE TECH SHOW LONDON UK
As CEO and Founder of Made With Glove, Michelle was invited to speak on 2 panels at the Wearable Tech Show London at the Business Start Up Theatre and the Smart Textiles conference track sharing her start up journey, knowledge of the industry and key trends with delegates at the conference.
MOBILE MONDAY MANCHESTER UK
vAs a female founder in wearable tech, Michelle was invited to speak at the Mobile Monday Manchester monthly event discussing the Future of Wearable Tech and how it will impact daily lives. As a result of this speaking engagement, Michelle was invited to Lancaster University to deliver a pitching workshop to students and prepared them to enter the dragon’s den at the University’s pitching competition.
GIRLS IN TECH PRESENTATION AND WORKSHOP
Michelle pitched and won funding from the Awesome Liverpool Foundation to deliver a presentation and workshop to F Disrupters, a bootcamp for girls aged 14-16 to speak about her entrepreneurial journey, wearable tech and how they can seek a career in tech. Michelle delivered a wearable tech workshop to show the girls how they can create their own wearable tech projects.
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Michelle is a highly experienced and inspirational speaker at events, conferences, community events and universities.
Michelle speaks on topics covering her inspirational entrepreneurial journey, wearable tech, IoT, innovation and women in tech, diversity and start ups.
With her extensive network in the UK, Michelle also actively promotes and shares your event across her social media networks.