I specifically did not attend GHC this year because in the past, ABI events have left me feeling a…

I didn’t attend because I get to attend one conference a year (unless I write a paper), and I decided a technical conference was a better option for me. Two years ago, I attended and found the emphasis was on recruiting entry-level women — which is great but not me (I was looking for work at the time). As a woman with a disability, I felt isolated (I think there is an ABI community, but it’s small, and no one represented it at GHC13). Probably going to skip GHC16 as well.