Past Meetup

Tech and the #MeToo Movement & Autoscaling a Simple Web Server with Kubernetes

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Speakers:

Grace Choi and Tammy Cho, Co-founders of BetterBrave (https://betterbrave.org), present:

"Leveraging Tech to Further the #MeToo Movement"

The #MeToo movement has taken over the country by storm. But now, what’s next? How do we use technology to further the movement and help survivors of workplace harassment, discrimination, and retaliation?

Join BetterBrave to dig into solutions that can empower more survivors and allies to speak up and get the help that they need.

Jason Carter (https://github.com/jasonwc), Software Engineer at Mavenlink, presents:

"Autoscaling a Simple Web Server with Kubernetes"

Kubernetes is the latest and greatest way to run your apps in production. Let's take a look at how we can scale a simple web app as it receives traffic and explore some of the basics of Kubernetes.

Schedule:

6:30-7:00 Registration and Dinner

7:00-7:15 Career Lightning Talk

7:15-8:00 Tech Talk

8:00-9:00 Networking and Coding time

Dinner (not pizza!) and Drinks provided by Mavenlink (https://www.mavenlink.com/). Gluten-free and vegetarian options will be available.