Women and Non-Binary Humans in Tech
Getting hired in tech for folks who do not look like the common media depiction of a "hacker" can be an even more intimidating challenge than learning to code.
Because if you're a woman or non binary human in tech - You are making history!
Confirmed speakers and mentors include:
- Margaret Staples from Twilio
- Jenna Ritten from IBM and Women in Tech Detroit
- CC Yang from Indeed and Women Who Code Austin
- Kelsey Huse from Pingboard
There will be lightning talks from local developers on valuable skills and perspectives which may help you succeed in your next job hunt including vital tech skills, resume formatting, finding opportunities, getting hiring managers interested, successfully navigating interviews, and tips for negotiating offers.
Also opportunities for:
- resume review - bring your draft!
- practice interviews
- professional headshots
This is a free event hosted by Twilio in partnership with Austin Hispanic Hackers, Women Who Code Austin, ChickTech: Austin, Capital Factory, and other local organizers: Dinner and refreshments provided.
Talks will be captioned by White Coat Captioning.
Parking Information: https://www.capitalfactory.com/parking/
See you all there!!