Events

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How to Prep for Your Annual Review

Online
January 14th

In this webinar, we’ll dig into the annual review process and what to do / not to do so

  1. You’re not scrambling to prepare the week before and
  2. You’re best positioning yourself for a raise and/or promotion.

We’ll cover best practices, common pitfalls, and share data around what sort of raises you can typically expect, too.


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MIT Reality Hack

Cambridge, MA
January 16th - January 20th

The Reality Hack returns to MIT in January 2020! We’re ready to propel the potential of virtual and augmented reality with the most driven thought leaders, students, professionals, and tech lovers from around the globe.



Participants of diverse backgrounds and experience levels will form interdisciplinary teams to build a working prototype for VR/AR/MR in an animated and highly focused atmosphere, competing for cash and hardware prizes from major industry sponsors.



This event provides a great opportunity for attendees to develop innovative ideas, make new connections in the industry, and build on the latest hardware and tools.



No prior VR experience is required and technical support will be available throughout the hackathon. The cost to attend is free, but spaces are limited. Apply by December 13, 2019 to hack to the future with us!


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global diversity CFP day

Multiple locations around the world
January 18th

Are you a member of an underrepresented or marginalised group? Have you always wanted to become a tech conference speaker? Let 2020 be the year that you make that dream a reality! Sign up for a workshop near you on Saturday, January 18th 2020.


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global diversity CFP day

At locations around the world
January 18th

Are you a member of an underrepresented or marginalised group? Have you always wanted to become a tech conference speaker? Let 2020 be the year that you make that dream a reality! Sign up for a workshop near you on Saturday, January 18th 2020.


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Public Speaking Tips to Nail Your Next Presentation

Online
January 22nd

Whether you’re pitching a new client, delivering meeting talking points to colleagues, or having an interpersonal conversation that makes you nervous, this webinar will give you the tools to connect with your audience.


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Philadelphia Startup Weekend Latinx

Philadelphia, PA
January 24th - January 26th

Have you ever had an idea or a problem you'd like to solve but didn’t know where to start or who to start with? Then Techstars Startup Weekend is for you!

January 24-26 will be a weekend of learning about entrepreneuership, build a team and work on a business idea together, create a demo of your idea, validate your business idea, and receive feedback from experienced entrepreneurs and industry experts.


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Tech Intersections

Oakland, CA
January 25th

Tech Intersections is an affordable conference for the womxn of color most underrepresented in tech to come together and learn from each other’s successes, challenges, and experiences.


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Uncomplicate Your Job Search

Online
January 29th

It’s one thing to want a new job - and another to launch a strategic and successful job search.

Between stress, boredom, and burnout in your current role, feeling uncertain about how to move forward, and feeling unsure if your current resume and cover letter are working for you, looking for a new job is work that is fraught with challenges and obstacles that you’re trying to squeeze into an already busy life.

What if you had a clear path to help you take the next step in your career?

What if there was a way to curb the stress and overwhelm and take your job search to the next level, one step at a time?

The Uncomplicate Your Job Search Workshop is designed for ambitious professionals who are ready to make their next move.


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How to Evaluate Non-Cash Compensation

Online
February 11th

Especially in tech, it’s becoming more and more common to see a significant portion of your compensation outside of your base salary. It can be easy to overlook the significance of benefits like equity, free lunches, unlimited snacks, commuter benefits, and everything in between - even though these can increase your take-home earnings by up to 50%.

In this session, we’ll detail some of the most common forms of non-cash compensation and how to make sure you’re really thinking holistically about your pay.


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Black Women Talk Tech

New York
February 27th - February 29th

Become a billion dollar founder with Black Women Talk Tech.

Community. Culture. Connections. Workshops. Keynotes. Real Investors. The 3 day tech conference with everything you need to build the next billion dollar business, in one place.


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National Society of Black Engineers' 46th Annual Convention

San Antonio, TX
March 25th - March 29th

Join more than 14,000 aspiring and practicing engineers, educators and representatives of more than 250 academic institutions, government agencies, corporations and nonprofit organizations for this amazing event. The Annual Convention showcases black students and professionals with a passion for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) who are channeling their dedication in their communities and society at large.


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The Lead Dev New York

New York
April 7th - April 8th
Deadline: October 28th

Apply →

The Lead Developer New York is a two-day conference packed full of inspirational and practical sessions from the world’s top technical leaders, focussed around three core themes: teams, tech and tools. Engineering leaders learn to nurture high performing teams, apply the best tech and tools for the job, and thrive as they meet the challenges of software engineering leadership.


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REFACTR.TECH

Atlanta, GA
April 22nd - April 24th

REFACTR.TECH is all about growing and showcasing powerful voices of marginalized people and allies in tech. For three days, REFACTR.TECH focuses on technology topics, while creating a safe space for thoughtful and nuanced conversations around diversity, inclusion, and intersectionality in tech.


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Render(ATL)

Atlanta, GA
May 4th - May 6th

RenderATL is the first major React conference in the Southern United States. Conceived by a team of passionate React engineers who're looking to help drive more diversity, inclusion, and, accessibility into the React ecosystem.


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LiveWorx

Boston, USA
June 8th - June 8th

A one-of-a-kind digital transformation event for the industrial enterprise, LiveWorx brings together 7,000+ technologists who will advance their business strategies, solve business challenges, establish new connections, experience disruptive tech demos and redefine the future of work. From Augmented Reality and IIoT to Robotics and Industry 4.0, you’ll find the latest disruptive technologies on the LiveWorx agenda.



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