The Rise of Hacker Spaces

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Scheduled: Wednesday, June 2, 2010 from 9:00 – 9:45am in Hawthorne

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Leigh will be discussing hacker spaces, and the culture of DIY spaces for making things around the world.

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Leigh will be discussing hacker spaces, and the culture of DIY spaces for making things around the world.

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  • Leigh

    Leigh Honeywell

    HackLabTO

    Biography

    Leigh Honeywell is a jane of many trades. By day, she’s a computer security consultant working on a variety of projects while finishing up a degree at the University of Toronto. By night (and sometimes over lunch) she is a co-founder and director of HackLab.TO, Toronto’s hacker space. She also serves on the board of advisors of the SECtor security conference, is a Google Summer of Code mentor, as well as an avid cyclist, book nerd, and traveler.

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