Fossbox is organising a conference with Okaycomputer for women using FLOSS in development, advocacy, activism, or digital projects on 15 November in London — there’s an outline for the event and a call for participation on the Flossie website and you can join the FLOSSIE mailing list here.
Category Archives: women
I really like the Syntjuntan project in Sweden. Their workshop (5 Feb 2011) on how to stitch together a music synthesiser with a needle and thread is such a great idea for making electronics more accessible for women.
Can’t recommend this video talk enough — Sheryl Sandberg on why there are too few women leaders. Inspiring and professional — and like she’s been reading every woman’s mail. All very familiar to me in the context of FOSS. I admire Sheryl Sandberg for using her authority to speak up for women and advocate so [...]