What we're about

Women Who Code is dedicated to the mission of keeping women in tech. We host monthly meetups alternating in Loveland and Fort Collins. Some are technical, some are social. We are working to build and support a community of women and allies in Northern Colorado.

Learn more about Women Who Code at www.womenwhocode.com (http://www.womenwhocode.com/).

Join the Northern Colorado tech slack group to meet others in the NoCo tech community at http://nocotech.slack.com - request an invite from the administrator.

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Upcoming events (3)

Open Source Essentials: Consuming & Contributing | WWCode Global Partner Event

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🌟 Join the WWCode Global team and our Partner, Boeing, to learn to leverage open-source platforms to enhance your development process while supporting the community! 🌟

🤝 About WWCode Partners and Partner Events

Women Who Code Partners are organizations that work with us to provide opportunities and educational content to help empower you to excel in your technology career. Our Partners are passionate about supporting a more equitable and diverse industry. Join these events for great content from technology leaders and to hear about opportunities to work with our Partners.

🗓️ About This Event: Open Source Essentials: Consuming and Contributing

Leveraging and contributing to open-source platforms is a great way to enhance your development process, grow your professional portfolio and learn from industry experts.

Join this cross-platform session to learn how to consume open source in your applications and contribute back to the community. Jenn Skeivik, Senior Manager at Boeing, will cover all the essentials, from open-source license basics to contribution etiquette. She will share tips for catching compliance issues early in the development cycle to maximize speed and minimize risk.

Why you should attend:

  • Connect and network with other members of the WWCode community and learn how you can support the community through open-source projects.
  • Learn about opportunities to work with Boeing.
  • Enhance your development process and applications by effectively using and understanding best practices for open-source platforms.

About the speaker:

Jenn Skeivik is the Senior Manager of the Open Source Program Office at Boeing. Jenn has been working in open source for over ten years and has a wealth of experience in software engineering leadership roles across aerospace, defense, and biotech industries. She earned Bachelor of Science degrees in Computer Science and Zoology and holds a Master's degree in Computational Biosciences from Arizona State University. In her spare time, she volunteers for the DNA Doe Project and hangs out with her husband, five kids, and cat.

💻 This is an online event. Register now.

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📣 ​Help Spread the Word!

Let other technologists know about the opportunity to grow their portfolios and professional experience through open source:

Register now for the Women Who Code Global Partner event, “Open Source Essentials: Consuming and Contributing,” to learn how to consume open source in your applications and contribute back to the community with WWCode Partner Boeing on Thursday, Feb. 9 at 12:00 PM EST. Register: https://bit.ly/3XKey8l #WWCode

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Code of Conduct + Issue Reporting

Women Who Code is dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community. Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. Because we value the safety and security of our members and strive to have an inclusive community, we do not tolerate harassment of members or event participants in any form.

Our Code of Conduct applies to all Women Who Code events. Any issues? Reach out to [masked].

Project Show and Tell

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Have something cool you have worked on and want to show off?

Working on something and want others input?

Thinking about working on something?

That project you started 2 years ago and never finished?

All types of projects are welcome!

WWCode CONNECT Empower: An Online Global Tech Event (Part 2)

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Be a part of the WWCode mission to CONNECT and EMPOWER diverse women technologists in our one-day virtual conference!

Join us live online for WWCode CONNECT Empower on Thursday, March 2, 2023. The event will take place in two parts to reach our members worldwide and will showcase a full day of diverse speakers to help you grow your professional and technical skills!

Register once to access the full day of workshops, community panels, talks, live networking sessions, and Partner expo:

➡️ Part 1: 8:00 AM EST - 1:30 PM EST | Register
➡️ Part 2: 1:30 PM EST - 7:00 PM EST | Register

✨ Why “Empower”?

The theme for this year’s WWCode CONNECT is “Empower.” This full day of connecting with other technologists, industry experts, and hiring Partners will give you the knowledge, tools, and confidence to reach your career goals.

You should attend WWCode CONNECT Empower “to learn more about the state of technology today, get excited about getting involved and joining the community, and to cheer on their fellow women in tech!” said Kristi Perreault, Principal Software Engineer and WWCode CONNECT Empower 2023 speaker.

What You Can Expect at WWCode CONNECT Empower

Your registration includes full access to all community panels, technical and career navigation talks, hands-on workshops, live networking sessions, and an expo with Partners looking to hire diverse technologists like you!

Technical Resources

  • Technical talks and workshops on trending topics such as machine learning, mobile dev, UX/UI, Cloud, data science, Blockchain, security, accessibility, and more.

Career Navigation

  • Networking sessions to meet with hiring managers looking for junior, mid, and senior technologists.
  • Community panels, workshops, and talks with insight on job seeking or preparing to return to work, change careers, or advocate for career advancement.

Leadership and Inclusion

  • Networking sessions to connect with junior, mid, and senior tech technologists looking for new roles.
  • Community panels, workshops, and talks on how to be a better manager, reach your organization’s hiring goals, and build more diverse and inclusive teams.

See more of what WWCode CONNECT Empower has to offer!

🗓️ Confirmed Sessions in English and Spanish You Can Look Forward To!

  • The Talent System Is Broken: Designing Better Ways to Hire
  • Engineering, Product, and UX: An Agile Trinity
  • Get Your Head in the Clouds! How to Pursue a Career in Cloud
  • Developing Your Professional Brand With GitHub
  • Resilience in the Face of a Layoff
  • ID Verification – Who Can You Trust?
  • Building Angular Applications for Performance Optimization
  • Visual Data Annotations Made Easy With Open Source Tools
  • Panel: Unexpectedly Open to Work
  • Consejos útiles para estimar el trabajo pendiente
  • La guerra de los React frameworks
  • Adiós Sí­ndrome del Impostor, ¡Hola mi carrera en tech!

Register now to receive updates as sessions are scheduled and announced.

🎟️ Registration & Tickets
Register once for access to the entire day of talks, workshops, panels, and recruitment and networking events. Register now to access your ticket — and even donate a ticket to support another attendee.

💝 Scholarship Tickets Available
Women Who Code events are open to all, regardless of cost. Register for WWCode CONNECT Empower with a scholarship ticket today — and share this opportunity with friends and colleagues!

📣 Spread the Word
Invite other technologists to be part of the world’s largest online event for diverse women professionals in technology! Spread the word on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram, and tag @womewhocode with the hashtags #WWCode and #WWCodeCONNECTEmpower

Code of Conduct + Issue Reporting
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Past events (107)

Transitioning to a Career in Code: WWCode Global Partner Event

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