Newsletter #4

Back-to-school is coming, and so are tech events. In the meantime, we will be having an afterwork meetup on August 30th. Places went quickly, but we plan on repeating this every month!

Ladies of Code slack is coming !

In order to allow direct communication between Ladies Of Code members, we set up a dedicated slack. You will be able to share job offers, ask tech questions, share news or simply chat with other members.

Send us an email at paris [at] ladiesofcode [dot] com if you’d like to join.

A bus & a hackathon…

Sponsored by Nokia and FaberNovel Innovate, the StartupBus Europe event is back for the 5th edition. It consists in a 72 hours hackathon in 7 buses departing from all over Europe to the Pirate Summit in Köln.

Sign up here (fee).

Call for speakers

The Codeurs en Seine conference Call For Papers (CFP) taking place on November 24th in Rouen is open until September 1st. Proposals by women are sparse, so if you have something in mind on the subjects “Web”, “Agile”, “Java & Technologies”, don’t hesitate to submit ! Rehearsal & various talk-in-public help can be organized on the LoC Slack if needed.

Submit a talk

Job offers

Software engineer at Pivotal

Several offers open in Paris.

Responsable pédagogique for Web@cadémie (october)

Detailed offer here. More info about the programme ambition féminine.

Inspiration

A portrait of Kely Martinez, a Peruvian developer, sent by LoC member aurélie: “How a female developer broke into tech with no internet access”

Discussion around “bridging tech’s diversity gap” with Jessica Rose, a woman involved in diversity in tech.