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Women Who Code Boulder/Denver
Women Who Code Boulder/Denver
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Google 2930 Pearl

2930 Pearl St · Boulder, CO

How to find us

See parking/venue details in the Venue Q&A section of the description

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Details

🎉Let’s start 2020 off with a BIG celebration! WWCode and Women@Google are excited to showcase a group of amazing Googlers! Come join your fellow WWCode members for a series of lightning talks at Google Bouler’s 2930 Pearl Office. Everyone is welcome. We are looking forward to seeing you there!

Please register ✨https://forms.gle/sxALEmQ4jZwf2NJw6 ✨ so we can plan for food and security.

🎙️About Our Speakers & Lightning Talks
🎉Graeme Connell: Staff Software Engineer @ Google
Talk: The Sorted Keyspace Abstraction: Understanding distributed data storage.
🎉Lisa Fiedler: Software Engineer in Payments @ Google
Talk: 302 Redirect: Clever solution to circumnavigate a seemingly impossible problem.
🎉Youbin Nanni: Localization Testing Program Manager @ Google
🎉Miriam Kosgei: Localization Testing Program Manager @ Google
Talk: Oh, the Places Google Will Go!: How Google serves international users.
🎉Dave Gladfelter: Software Engineer @ Google
Talk: Fake it Until You Make It: Fake-first development: a practice that helps you build high-quality software systems.
🎉Eboni Freeman: Google Search Ads Specialist @ Google
Talk: Encouraging Interdisciplinary Problem Solving

⏰Agenda
5:30-6:00 pm Registration
6:00-6:05 pm Introduction
6:05-6:20 pm Icebreaker
6:20-7:20 pm Lightning Rounds of Tech Talks
7:20-8:00 pm Networking

👩🏽‍💻About Women Who Code
We are a global nonprofit dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. Our events offer study groups, technical workshops, and much more. We help you build the skills you need to raise your professional profile and achieve greater career success. Join our Boulder/Denver Slack community: https://bit.ly/2mts0kM

🏢About the Host
This event is hosted and sponsored by Google’s Women@Google and the talent and development teams in Boulder. Women@Google is a global network committed to empowering all women at Google by connecting, developing, and retaining female talent. Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. We invite you to check out Google’s open positions at https://tinyurl.com/t8jo6wx.

📃Our Code of Conduct
WWCode is an inclusive community, dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community.We do not tolerate harassment of members in any form. Read the full version/access our incident report form at http://www.womenwhocode.com/codeofconduct

👋Stay in touch with us
https://linktr.ee/wwcodecolorado

❓Venue Q&A
Q: Where is the event?
A: At Google Boulder’s 2930 Pearl Office

Q: Is the space ADA accessible?
A: Yes.

Q: Will there be food and drinks at the event?
A: Yes! Appetizers and beverages.

Q: What is the easiest way to get to the venue?
The easiest way to get to the venue is to drive north on 30th Street and take a left into the entrance for our building. Enter the parking lot a block down in the alley. This will be between the Google Building (north side) and an apartment building. The office is also a 10 min walk from RTD’s Boulder Junction at Depot Square Station.

Q: Where can I find the best parking?
A: We have FREE onsite parking! Google’s parking garage is located in the alley mentioned above. Just state that you are here for the WWCode event at the intercom for the parking garage. A security guard will be around to help you navigate.

Q: How do I enter the building?
If you're parking in the garage, parking tenants will direct you to take the elevators clearly marked on each floor. By foot, walk through Google’s Courtyard to the lobby area (building on west side of courtyard). You will see a Lobby Attendant in the front of the building. Utilize the intercom to let the Lobby Attendant know you're here for the WWCode event. They will buzz you in.

Q: More questions?
A: Post them on meetup or ask in our slack channel: https://bit.ly/2mts0kM