I’m super excited about the 20th She’s Geeky Unconference coming up January 29th and 30th in Mountain View. I’m going to be facilitating. So it will be extra fun. To celebrate our 20th She’s Geeky we are offering a special 20% off ticket price register with the dicount code: MYGIFT20. Can’t commit to two days? […]
In mid-October I had the opportunity to attend the Grace Hopper Celebration for Women in Computing for the first time. Here is a link to the paper that I presented – MarketModels-GHC Here are the slides Ethical Market Models in the Personal Data Ecosystem I also had the pleasure of working on a Birds of a Feather […]
Calling all Geeky women! We are doing it again – a weekend of fun and connection and nerding out. January 24-26th at Microsoft in Mountain View. http://www.shesgeeky.org
She’s Geeky is coming to Seattle in April 26-27. I will be heading up to facilitate and am very excited to finally have this event coming to the North West. She’s Geeky is a kind of magical event where women geeks of all kinds, gaming geeks, linux geeks, fandom geeks, crafting geeks, beekeeping geeks, drupal […]
I took the opportunity of the women’s technology conference I run (She’s Geeky) to host sessions about NSTIC. This diagram was drawn. It articulates the issue of attention and participation based on those in industry and those not “in” industry.
I don’t need to say much. This graphic from the New York Times explains it simply Computer Science and Engineering are getting worse for women and have been for 10 years. These industries are where law and medicine were in the 50’s and 60’s. I share this fact with people from other industries and they look […]
We need to bring this struggle to Google IRL (In Real Life – physical, real world, meet space). Here is my thinking on why and my ideas about how. WHY: Even women with privileged access to Google insiders and who have real name handle combinations are not getting reinstated.
She’s Geeky: Connecting Women in Tech Returning to the Bay Area January 29, 30 & 31, 2010 @ the Computer History Museum in Mountain View She’s Geeky is just 7 weeks away! Early Bird Tickets are available for just 2 more weeks until December 20th. http://shesgeekybayarea3.eventbrite.com/ www.shesgeeky.com This event is for: Women Working in […]
This year there are 2200 panels submitted for 300 slots. It is great they are going with community generated ideas for the conference. It is also hard to tell what will be happening in our fast moving industry 7 months from now. PLEASE go to SXSW create an account and then vote for these two […]
Lots has happened here at SXSW – The previous post is what i put up on my blog was what we posted on the screen during the OpenID – Oauth and the Enterprise session. hash tag #sxswid The next session that afternoon in the same room on Open Spec development was very entertaining and I […]
I am really excited to be heading to Austin tomorrow for SXSW Interactive. After attending for 2 years in a row I didn’t attend last year and watched as all the tweets went by – wishing I was there. I am facilitating a panel on Sunday morning 11:30 – it should be a lively one. […]
I am really pleased to announce that She’s Geeky #4 is happening in Northern Virginia (DC Area) Saturday April 18th. Registration is Open. It is at LMI’s facilities in McLean (they donated the space). There is one drawback – it isn’t on a metro 🙁 We have a wiki up to help people coordinate rides. […]