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Women in Open Source Mini-Conf
Date: February 9th, 2007
Location: Los Angeles Airport Westin
Registration Information: email
The Southern California Linux Expo (SCALE) will host a Women in Open Source Event as part of their upcoming 2007 conference, SCALE 5x.
The focus of this event is on the women in the open source and free software communities. The goal of this event is to encourage women to use technology, open source and free software, and to explore the obstacles that women face in breaking into the technology industry. The Women in Open Source event will be held on February 9, 2007 at the Los Angeles Airport Westin Hotel.
|Time||Women in Open Source|
|9:00am-10:00am||Check in / Registration|
Stormy Peters (OpenLogic)
"You're a Girl!?!" ... and Other Reactions Women Encounter in Open Source Software
Jean T. Anderson (Apache Software Foundation)
How to Participate at the Apache Software Foundation
Strata R. Chalup
The Secrets of Computer Technology Explained: for Every Woman
Celeste Paul (KDE Usability Project)
Usability in Open Source Software Development
Who ya gonna call?
Marija Mikic-Rakic (Google)
Dru Lavigne (BSD Certification Group Inc.)
Using Open Source to Remove Barriers for Women Within IT
|6:15pm-7:00pm||Q & A: Women in Open Source|
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