Discussing Gender Diversity in the Julia Community

07/28/2023, 3:30 PM4:30 PM UTC
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Abstract:

Julia Gender Inclusive is an initiative that supports gender diversity in the Julia community. We are a group of people whose gender is underrepresented in the community and aim to provide a supportive space for all gender minorities in the Julia community. Over the last year, we have worked toward doing so with our Learn Julia with Us workshops, regular coffee meetings, and our inaugural hackathon. With the BoF session, we hope to discuss current and future initiatives with other people with un

Description:

The objective of this BoF is to create space for discussion and community building among people who feel their gender is underrepresented within the Julia community, as well as allies who want to support us. We aim to create a safe and fruitful discussion about gender diversity, increase awareness of our current initiatives, receive input on new actions we can take as Julia Gender Inclusive, and reach out to others who want to get involved.

Platinum sponsors

JuliaHub

Gold sponsors

ASML

Silver sponsors

Pumas AIQuEra Computing Inc.Relational AIJeffrey Sarnoff

Bronze sponsors

Jolin.ioBeacon BiosignalsMIT CSAILBoeing

Academic partners

NAWA

Local partners

Postmates

Fiscal Sponsor

NumFOCUS