10:00 AM till 15:30 PM January 18th 2020Book your free ticket
Microsoft Reactor. 10/11 York St, Sydney
Reason for being involved in workshop: I am very passionate about attracting more women to the industry. So if I can help - count me in!
About Inga: Full stack developer turned Game developer. Organiser of Sydney Unity Game Dev meetup and Women In Game Development meetup in Sydney.
Reason for being involved in workshop: This event is a great opportunity to share knowledge and learn something new
About Tanya: Free education enthusiast, event facilitator, organizer, speaker
Reason for being involved in workshop: I feel really strongly about improving diversity at tech events!
About Kris: Kris Howard has been building and playing on the Internet for over twenty years. She leads a team of Solutions Architects at AWS in Sydney, and she speaks regularly at tech conferences in Australia and Asia.
Reason for being involved in workshop: I'm really passionate about diversity, I believe it's necessary. I want to help others and learn as well.
About Karen: As a Developer I am always striving for technical excellence, as well as build an equitable future on tech, I do it by studying and practicing. Reading technical and social and economic justice related books and taking online courses is a constant part of my life. I'm involved with DevOPS culture, TDD, quality, and good practices on a daily basis.
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Reason for being involved in workshop: I love public speaking and would like to see more diverse lineups at tech conferences!
About Isabel: Front end developer and cat person.
Reason for being involved in workshop: I would like to meet people, share my knowledge and learn from people.
About May: A passionate full-stack developer and UX designer.
Reason for being involved in workshop: Improve skills and knowledge, see what's out there.
Getting to the venue
Is there a public transportation stop near the venue? Yes
Are public transportation stops accessible to people using mobility devices? Yes
Are public transportation stops accessible to people using service animals? Yes
Are public transportation stops accessible to people who are sight impaired? Yes
Is the area around the venue safe and well-lit? Yes
How close is parking to the venue?
The closest parking is the Amora Jamison hotel
Are there costs associated with parking?
Is the parking lot well-lit? Yes
Is the parking lot gated? Yes
It is a commercial carpark managed by the hotel and secure parking.
Is the parking lot guarded? Yes
Accessing the venue
Is there any building security? Yes
What is the process for entering?
Enter Microsoft Reactor via 11 York Street, Sydney and take lift to Level 10
Are there steps going into the building or space?
Are there ramps or elevators?
Are elevator buttons of an appropriate height for wheelchair users to reach?
Is there affordable childcare at or near the venue?
Is there a quiet room? Yes
Is there a nursing room for parents with a newborn? Yes
Yes – we can accommodate.
Is the venue safe for small children? Yes
Only with supervision.
Is the space easily navigable for people using mobility devices or service animals? Yes
The space meets code, however due to the heritage nature of the space, we will have issues with wheelchairs gaining access to certain spaces. We can ensure main event areas are accessible.
Do chairs in the venue have arms? No
Are food and (non-alcoholic) drinks allowed in the space? Yes
How many bathrooms (both single and multiple occupancy) are available?
How many wheelchair accessible stalls are there?
How many gender-neutral bathrooms are available?