Women in free libre open source projects: facilitated discussion

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Excerpt

In the spirit of analyzing ideas, wrestling with them, and engaging in active praxis, a moderated brainstorm answering the question of "What works best for supporting women's contributions to free-libre open-source projects?"

Description

We will brainstorm recommendations for best practices around women in tech, followed by discussion and consideration of next steps. Discussion will be moderated. All are welcome. We will emphasise contributions based on experience. The topic is “What works best for supporting women’s contributions to free libre open source projects?” (discussion, consciousness-raising, "paticipatory-research)

Tags

discussion, participatory research, consciousness raising, women in tech

Speaking experience

see user profile at http://opensourcebridge.org/users/2927

Speaker

  • Debianuser

    Biography

    an indefatigable DIY tinkerer — user of Free-Open-Source-Software and Debian OS for day-to-day computing since 2003 —
    Katheryn Sutter PhD Urban and Public Affairs, BS Human Resources and Family Studies