Out in Tech PDX | Womxn Leaders in Technology

Details
Date:

October 10

Time:

05:30 pm - 08:30 pm

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Organizer

Out in Tech

Website: Organizer's Website
Venue

Power and Light Building

920 SW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97204

Portland, OR, US, 97204

*We encourage queer womxn, gender, non-binary, gender non-conforming, gender queer, trans* and PoC members of the community to attend, but all are welcome.*


Join Out in Tech PDX and Coinbase on Thursday, October 10th for a night of conversation with cutting-edge leaders — who happen to be womxn.


What’s it like to be leading a technology company in 2019? What’s the next exciting field in technology? What are the most innovative projects and companies out there right now?


Whether you are interested in technology, leading your own company, or just looking to connect with the LGBTQ+ tech community, this event is for you.


This event is kindly hosted by Coinbase.



Schedule


5:30pm | doors


6:30pm | panel


7:30pm | social + networking


8:30pm | closes




Drinks and hors d’oeuvres. Must be 21+ to drink. Arrive early to guarantee entrance.


A BIG thank you to our FABULOUS hosts Coinbase who made this event possible by graciously allowing us to use their space, and providing drinks and hors d’oeuvres.


And a special thanks to Diego Mancilla for volunteering their time and talent to build our beautiful graphics for this event. They maintains their little corner of the web over at http://di-nation.com or on their Instagram over at @itsdieguito




Check out our Code of Conduct.


Questions/Concerns? Please email pdx@outintech.com



Note
: When the event is at capacity we will likely continue to release tickets to those on the waitlist closer to the date. We encourage you to register for the waitlist.




 


PANELISTS


ASHLEY TODD


Director of IT – Act-On Software


DAMION MOYER


Manager of Software Engineering – Zapproved


LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/damionmoyer/


Damion Moyer is an Engineering Manager at Zapproved, where they work to create teams that are rooted in authentic and vulnerable communication, and are focused on community, collaboration, and craftspersonship. They spent 20 years as a Software Engineer and Team Lead, most recently falling in love with the MERN stack. Damion became enamored with leadership and mentorship during their 10-year stint as an instructor and trainer with the Team Oregon Motorcycle Safety Program, and is thrilled to be able to combine that with their technical background as a manager. Damion grew up in the East Bay, and has lived in Portland for 35 years. Damion is a trans-feminine, non-binary person, and their pronouns are they and them. They still have 2 baby teeth, and their cat’s name is “Ser Henry Francis Lyle, The First Of His Name.”


MORE TO COME! 


MODERATOR


PERRY EISING


Community Strategy / Management – Netlify


Twitter: @perrysetgo


On a mission to make tech more inclusive. Formerly a code school instructor, now managing community strategy at Netlify, a cutting edge startup, they are invested in working both with tech and community. A queer, non-binary, self-taught technologist, they are intrigued by the intersections between tech and other fields of study. Perry enjoys emceeing conferences and events, reading, art, music, and spending as much time as possible outdoors.


 


IMPORTANT INFO


1. Due to Coinbase’s security requirements, guests have to RSVP via Eventbrite. If you do not RSVP, we will not be able to provide access to the venue. Absolutely no exceptions – even in the event of technical or operational failure on behalf of Out in Tech – can be made to this policy.


2. The event location will not be provided until the day before the event. This is a security requirement for Coinbase, but the location is within a few blocks of Pioneer Courthouse Square.


3. Please know that an RSVP does not guarantee entrance. To ensure entrance we recommend arriving when the doors open at 5:30 pm. If we reach capacity we, unfortunately, may be required to turn people away.

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