Author Archives: Ria Blagburn

How Vanti are tackling racism

In May 2020, George Floyd was brutally murdered on the streets of Minneapolis, Minnesota by police officer Derek Chauvin, who knelt on George’s neck for 9 minutes while arresting him. Despite his now infamous pleas of “I can’t breathe”, George tragically passed away in police custody, sparking large scale protests across the world, marking a[…]

DIDFest: Redressing the Balance

If you follow Vanti on Twitter, you may have noticed a fair few tweets with #DIDFest2019 infiltrating your timeline in recent weeks. Perhaps you’ve been curious enough to click on one of these and find out a bit more about this unfamiliar hashtag, but if not: DIDFest is a brand new event dedicated to promoting diversity in digital, and the inaugural event is all about women in tech.