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2016

September 3rd, 2016 – Applied Humaning for Technical Interviews – RubyConf Colombia [live tweets and commentary]

September 1st-2nd, 2016 – Co-MC – Try!Swift NYC [write up]

August 23, 2016 – How To Be Invisible – 360iDev [commentary]

August 21, 2016 – Conference Proposal Writing – 360iDev

August 18, 2016 – Conference Proposal Writing – Lyft Internal training

August 15, 2016 – Conference Proposal Writing – Mozilla Tech Speakers Program [write up]

June 18, 2016 – Some Things I’ve Learned About Color – Write|Speak|Code [live tweets and commentary]

June 16, 2016 – Applied Humaning for Technical Interviews – BrooklynJS

May 21, 2016 – Some Things I’ve Learned About Color – self.conference [live tweets and commentary]

May 17th, 2016 – Applied Humaning for Technical Interviews – Cultivate|OSCON

March 2nd, 2016 – How To Be Invisible – Try!Swift [commentary]

2015

September 25, 2015 – Some Things I’ve Learned About Color – JSConfEU [live tweets and comments]

September 21, 2015 – Panel @ Beyond the Code [live tweets and comments]

September 11, 2015 – 12 Challenging Steps to Being a Better Interviewer – The Lead Developer [commentary] [live tweets and comments]

September 10, 2015 – Mobile is a Systems Problem – iOSDevUK [commentary]

September 4th, 2015 -Unit Testing on iOS: Beyond the Model – iOS Dev Camp DC [commentary]

August 19th, 2015 – Unit Testing on iOS: Beyond the Model – 360|iDev [commentary]

August 16th, 2015 – Conference proposal writing: From brainstorm to submit – 360|iDev

July 7th, 2015 – Unit Testing on iOS: Beyond the Model – LeedsTechHub: Mobile [commentary]

March 16th, 2015 – Mobile is a Systems Problem – NSConference [commentary] [live tweets and comments]

March 6th, 2015 – iOS Testing: Beyond the Model – mdevcon [commentary] [live tweets and comments]

March 5th, 2015 – iOS Testing: Beyond the Model (workshop) – mdevcon [workshop] [live tweets and comments]

February 26th, 2015 – iOS Unit Testing: Beyond the Model – [commentary] 6Wunderkinder, Berlin

February 17th, 2015 – Distractedly Intimate – Etsy Berlin

2014

November 29th, 2014 – Mobile is a Systems Problem – iOSNext [commentary]

November 6th, 2014 – Distractedly Intimate: Your Users on Mobile – Oredev [part 1] [part 2] [live tweets and comments] [video]

October 15th, 2014 – Burning Down The Patriarchy – University of Waterloo [commentary] [live tweets]

October 10th, 2014 – Distractedly Intimate: Your Users on Mobile – GHC (HCI Session 8) [live tweets and comments]

September 27th, 2014 – Distractedly Intimate: Your Users on Mobile – Digpen [live tweets and comments]

September 4th, 2014 – Distractedly Intimate: Your Users on Mobile – iOSDevUK [live tweets and comments]

May 20th, 2014 – Distractedly Intimate: Your Users on Mobile and a Panel at ModevUX [commentary] [live tweets and comments]

May 15th, 2014 – Distractedly Intimate: Your Users on Mobile – iOSCon [commentary, part 2] [live tweets and comments]

April 16th, 2014 – Distractedly Intimate: Your Users on Mobile at the Lovelace Colloquium [commentary] [live tweets and comments]

< 2014

June 8th, 2013 – Rails Girls Wellington [commentary].

November 4th, 2011 – Software Engineering for Superheros at a school [commentary].

October 27th, 2011 – Four Hours to Smash the CS Stereotype and Create Something Beautiful at COHERE (Diversifying Blended Learning) [slides and commentary].

October 25th, 2011 – In Pursuit of Awesome for ACCESS U at Laurier.

October 21st, 2011 – Software Engineering for Superheros – ONCWIC [commentary].

October 9th, 2011 – Secrets of Superheros (with Serena Ngai) – Geek Girl Con [commentary].

June 15th, 2011 – Why Programmers Lie To Get Dates – Ignite Waterloo [commentary, preparation].

May 26th, 2011 – Software Engineering for Superheros for DiscoverWISE, organized by CUWISE [commentary].

May 25th, 2011 – Software Engineering for Superheros for Gail Carmichael’s class [commentary].

April 11th, 2011 – uOttawa WISE – inspiring women series [commentary].

April 11th, 2011 – Interviewing at Google at Carleton University for CU-WISE.

April 6th, 2011 – Four Hours to Smash the CS Stereotype and Create Something Beautiful at the Canada International Conference on Education [slides and commentary].

March 8th, 2011 – Short demo of Google Transit to Waterloo Region Planning Committee.

February 15th, 2011 – Being Yourself on the Internet (Remote presentation to students at Algonquin college in Ottawa) [slides and commentary]

January 26th, 2011 – Following the Conversation: A More Meaningful Measure of Engagement (MCETECH) [slides and commentary]

October 29th, 2010 – Beanstalk Project: In Pursuit of Awesome: 10 Things to Remember [slides and commentary]

October 7th, 2010 – Art, Life and Programming – for the Ottawa High School Technology Program

August 9th, 2010 – IBM Extreme Blue, North American Expo

August 6th, 2010 – IBM Extreme Blue, Canadian Expo

June 29th, 2010 – Girl Geek Dinner: Art, Life and Programming [slides and commentary]

April 27th, 2010 – L’art, la vie… et la programmation (to French Immersion students)

April 22nd, 2010 – Processing Workshop (16-18 year olds)

February 25th, 2010 – Twitter: Influence and Engagement (to Communications Grad students)

January 20th, 2010 – 15 Tools to Make University Easier (WISE lunchtime workshop)

December 28th, 2009 – Holiday Science Lecture: Art, Life and Programming / L’art, la vie… et la programmation

December 11th, 2009 – Applied Clique Finding: Discovering More about your Twitter Network

December 3rd, 2009 – An Introduction to Processing (remote workshop in Wave)

November 19th, 2009 – Java: Building Blocks (remote workshop in Wave)

November 13th, 2009 – Web 2.o (with supervisor and co-workers)

October 30th, 2009 – Conversation 2.0: Twitter