Angela Bates

Angela Bates, Programmes Leader for IBM Developer Ecosystems Group, IBM

Born to a family of entrepreneurs and co-founder of two businesses Angela has a passion for innovation. She has become an Advocate of Developer Advocates, helping developers be successful no matter where they work. Angela has built programmes that build trust and respect with developers through Code, Content and Community; promoted corporate-to-startup engagement via the IBM Global Entrepreneur programme, builds relationships with technical community influencers; and serves on the Connecting Women in Tech committee that supports diversity and inclusion in technical ecosystems.