10:00 AM till 12:10 PM February 3rd 2018Book your free ticket
Zendesk International, 1 Grand Parade, Ranelagh, Dublin 6
Reason for being involved in workshop: Diversity is important to us. Diverse environments are usually creative, productive, inclusive and innovative environments. That's a culture we can get behind!
About Sheeka: I work as a software engineer at Zendesk's Dublin office. Zendesk is a company that builds software to help foster great customer relations.
Reason for being involved in workshop: I would like to know more about diversity and public speaking
About Gofran: Software Engineer at Zendesk
Reason for being involved in workshop: I like to help others to overcome their fears of public speaking.
About Serena: Product Engineer@Intercom
Reason for being involved in workshop: Support others in making their scary first talk proposal.
About Wesley: Engineer, coach, manager, person.
Reason for being involved in workshop: I like diversity topic and to talk to people. If my experience can be useful, I am happy to share it in the best way.
About Giacomo: Software engineer at Zendesk
Reason for being involved in workshop: I enjoy helping people overcome fears and challenges to reach their full potential
About Vessy: CMO of Enhancv.com - build a resume you're proud of
Reason for being involved in workshop: Knowledge is power!
About Caroline: Product manager @ Zendesk
Reason for being involved in workshop: Want to help folks who have amazing ideas for talks to get those proposals submitted. 🙌
About Vicky: Coder, tech event organiser, advocates diversity in tech, and self-confessed cat-hugger. 👩🏻💻🐱🌈
Reason for being involved in workshop: Getting involved with the workshop will help other tech conference speakers get the speaking engagements they want.
About Cora: I am 45 years old and work as a social media coordinator for Metsitaba, I also assist with a weekly newsletter for tech conference speakers which gives actionable tips to improve your talks. https://www.metsitaba.com/ Our company is a software events management company. I am a toastmaster and love public speaking.
Getting to the venue
Is there a public transportation stop near the venue? Yes
The luas stop at Charlemont is very close and there are buses that stop in Rathmines and Leeson Street areas which are also close by.
Are public transportation stops accessible to people using mobility devices? Yes
There is a lift by the luas and Dublin Bus should be wheelchair friendly.
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?
There is no public carpark in the immediate vicinity. You can park at Stephens Green shopping area which is approximately a 15 minute walk away.
Are there costs associated with parking?
Yes, usual city center fares apply.
Is the parking lot well-lit? No
Is the parking lot gated? No
Is the parking lot guarded? No
Accessing the venue
Is there any building security? Yes
What is the process for entering?
Please sign in at the security desk and get a visitors badge. Someone will be there to guide you to the event space or it will be sign posted.
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? No
Is there a nursing room for mothers with a newborn? No
Is the venue safe for small children? No
Is the space easily navigable for people using mobility devices or service animals? No
Do chairs in the venue have arms? No
Are food and (non-alcoholic) drinks allowed in the space? Yes
Food and drinks will be supplied on the day
How many bathrooms (both single and multiple occupancy) are available?
How many handicap stalls or single-occupancy bathrooms are there?
How many gender-neutral bathrooms are available? If none is it possible to make some gender-neutral?