Dublin, Ireland

11:30 AM till 14:30 PM March 2nd 2019

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Workshop Information

❗ Sign up both for drinks (March 1st) and workshop (March 2nd). All mentors and participants are welcome to both!

Date: March 1st
Time: 7pm
Location: Intercom HQ
Address: 2nd Floor Stephen Court, 18-21 St Stephen's Green, Dublin, D02 N960

7pm - How to prepare & deliver a conference talk by Evelyn Clinton, Editor & Content Producer, Intercom who prepares Intercomrades who speak at Inside Intercom!
7:20pm - Drinks - people can meet and get to know each other, so that they feel more comfortable on the next day during the workshop & mentoring 💖

Date: March 2nd
Time: 11am
Location: Zendesk HQ
Address: 55 Charlemont Pl, Saint Kevin's, Dublin, D02 F985

11:00 - Registration + ☕
11:15 - Welcome note by Sheeka Patak, Senior Software Engineer, Zendesk
11:20 - Success Story: last year's mentee Luminita Birnicu & her mentor Vessy Tasheva
11:40 - Picking the subject of your talk
12:10 - Writing a talk proposal for conferences' CFP (Call For Speakers)
12:40 - Lunch break
13:20 - How to craft your bio by Vessy Tasheva, Founder of Vessy.com & Author of "2019 Diversity in the Workplace Report" (followed by brainstorming session)
13:40 - Panel discussion: how to prepare for your talk + Q&A
14:30 - End








Access Information

Getting to the venue

Public Transport

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?

Are there costs associated with parking?

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? No

What is the process for entering?

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?

The Venue

Is there a quiet room? Yes


Quite a few

Is there a nursing room for parents 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



How many bathrooms (both single and multiple occupancy) are available?


How many wheelchair accessible stalls are there?


How many gender-neutral bathrooms are available?


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