Driving Women in Tech

Women in Tech Community Conversation

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Do you self-identify as as woman working or has worked in the tech industry? Are you an ally or advocate of women in tech? Are you a Stakeholder in the tech industry (including government, non-profit, educational organizations or service providers)? Women in Tech World is presenting a community-based 30+ city research tour called Driving Women in Tech to better understand …

Closed for Holidays 2017

Taking my First Vacation since Starting my Business

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I started working for myself in January of 2010 and in the last seven years I have lived, breathed, sweated, and bled BE3Designs. That’s right, in seven years I haven’t properly taken a break for myself. By this I mean that any time I’ve left Edmonton for whatever reason, my laptop, phone, tablet, notebook, et all have come with me. …

Ladies Learning Code Edmonton 2017

2017 Ladies Learning Code Workshops in Edmonton

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Ladies Learning Code is a national organization that runs beginner-friendly computer programming workshops across Canada. In 2013, Bree Emmerson launched the Edmonton Chapter of Ladies Learning Code, and continues to manage and organize the local chapter’s adult programming. In 2017, Bree was joined by Leah Elzinga who is the acting youth chapter programming lead. Since Ladies Learning Code has played …

CODE debugging the gender gap

Code: Debugging the Gender Gap (Documentary Screening & Panel Discussion in Edmonton)

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You’re invited to attend a special presentation of CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap on November 15th at the Garneau Theatre. CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap is a documentary that examines the reasons why more girls and people of color are not seeking opportunities in computer science and explores how cultural mindsets, stereotypes, educational and sexism all play roles in this …