A CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTING THE DIRECT IMPACT TECHNOLOGY MAKES IN THE LIVES OF TRANSGENDER, GENDERQUEER, AGENDER & NON BINARY PEOPLE, WHO ARE OFTEN EXCLUDED AS TECH CREATORS AND INNOVATORS.

 

WHEN: SUNDAY, AUGUST 28th, 2016

TIME: 10:00AM - 2:00PM US - Central Standard Time

WHERE: 100% ONLINE

SPEAKERS

As a successful trans woman in technology #ibuild4 everyone whose voice needs to be heard.
— Naomi Ceder


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Trans people took me in when nobody else would, so #ibuild4 more transgender community spaces.
— Lynn Cyrin

SCHEDULE (US Central Time)

Time Speaker Name Session Type Talk Title
10:00AM Kortney Ziegler Conference Opening Why We Need Spaces for Trans Technologists
10:10AM Gwen Smith Ask Me Anything Founding Transgender Day of Remembrance
10:30AM Riley Johnson Morning Keynote Building a Tech-Based Healthcare Org for Trans People
10:50AM Disa Johnson Workshop H4CKER Starter Session
10:50AM J. Skyler H4CKER Talk How #TransCrowdFund Helps to Raise Emergency Cash for Trans People
11:00AM Shannon Turner H4CKER Talk Free Yourself From the Burden of Your Secrets
11:10AM Stacey Vetzal H4CKER Talk Agile Development: Robots and Zombies, Why We Avoid Talking About Feelings
11:20AM Lillian Seabreeze H4CKER Talk Creating Community with Slimemom
11:30AM London Alex Lee H4CKER Talk Building on AWS
11:40AM Monica Arrambide Org Spotlight Maven: Queer Youth in Tech
11:50AM Morgen Bromell Product Demo Thurst App Demo
12:00PM Kevin McCarthy Media M4ker Spotlight Trans*Geek Movie Sneak Peek
12:10PM Jeanine Atkinson Product Demo New Language Project: Tulip
12:20PM Davia Spain Media M4ker Spotlight Black Queer Media Making as Tech Resistance
12:30PM Venus Selenite Media M4ker Spotlight Using Tech To Elevate Trans WOC Authors
12:30PM Nina Chaubal & Greta Gustava Martela Org Spotlight Saving Trans Lives: Trans Lifeline
12:45PM Gabrielle Barboteau Media M4ker Spotlight Using Twine to Fight Against Transphobia
1:00PM Anwar Abdul-Azim H4CKER Talk Black & Trans in Tech
1:10PM Kenya Boudreaux H4CKER Talk Entrepreneurship & Job Searching While Trans*
1:20PM J.C. Holder H4CKER Talk Video Game Jam Post-Mortem: Anthrotari
1:30PM Sarang Umarji H4CKER Talk Systematic Oppresion in Tech
1:40PM Coraline Ada Ehmke Afternoon Keynote We Belong
2:00PM Tiffany Mikell Conference Closing M4king The LOFT