About Lucia Velasco
Lucia Velasco is a consultant, software developer and diversity in tech advocate.
Lucia has worked as a software developer and Scrum Master at award-winning agencies, SMEs, and startups in the South-West of England. Her portfolio spans hardware, analytics, finance, healthcare, clean energy, and luxury services. Having founded Calima in 2018, Lucia now delivers programming, testing and process consultancy for startups and multinational corporations.
In her spare time she champions tech education. You'll often find Lucia at local bootcamp Mayden Academy delivering guest lectures, running assessments and helping out at taster sessions - or delivering workshops in schools. She is a co-organiser of the PHP South West meetup, and frequent speaker at events across the UK on women in tech, autism awareness and better processes.