Code; Without Barriers


Code; Without Barriers - A conversational podcast series, powered by Microsoft, aimed to create awareness, challenge assumptions and celebrate diversity in the world of coding, deep-tech, and data science.

Diversity is a vast topic and we recognize the many nuances of it and the need to address it from various lenses. In this series, we begin with a focus on gender diversity in tech. Every episode we will bring you enlightening conversations with leaders and change-makers from various leading organizations and developer communities across Asia.

Code; Without Barriers
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Don’t miss our conversation with Lisa Chan Ching Yi, as she gives you a revealing look at the challenges she faces and how she is building a DevOps culture at Petronas. She will also share her thoughts on gender diversity in the workplace, what she looks for when hiring tech talent, and much more. Guest Speaker: Lisa Chan Ching Yi, Head of Software Engineering & DevOps, Petronas Host: Kavya Kanchana, Regional Partner Development Manager, Microsoft APAC

Nov 23

27 min 3 sec

Tune into this insightful conversation with Head Of Data Engineering, Roopali Agrawal.  Hear how she overcame some inherent biases and today is a role model for women pursuing a career in data. Uncover the data challenges a Data Company Grab encounters and possible solutions. This episode takes a look at the growing importance of data and data tech in the business world. We discuss the journey of our guest speaker and what it takes for a female to pursue and grow in a career in this space. Guest Speaker: Roopali Agrawal, Head of Engineering- Data Tech, Grab Host: Poonam Sampat, Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft APAC

Sep 28

28 min 40 sec

This episode takes a look at the state of gender parity in the tech world. We discuss why diversity in the tech sector is critical for everyone whose life experiences are touched by technology today and what it takes to pursue a career in tech. Guest Speaker: Renee Lo, GM Data & AI Asia, Microsoft Host: Kavya Kanchana, Regional Partner Development Manager, Microsoft APAC

Jul 16

28 min

Welcome to Code; Without Barriers, brought to you by Microsoft.  Join us as we explore diversity within the tech industry, and interview a range of people from all walks of life and find out how they achieved their goals. 

Jun 28

1 min 12 sec