Optimizing Open Source in 2021

I was invited to speak on open source for NGINX and BrightTalk and shared my experiences as an open source maintainer and best practices encouraged by the devrel team at Slack.Continue readingOptimizing Open Source in 2021

Diversity in Tech: Tech for Social Good

I was invited to speak on diversity in tech at Foothill College as part of their Tech for Social Good series.Continue readingDiversity in Tech: Tech for Social Good

Aspen Roundtable on Latino Tech Talent

I participated in a convention bringing together leaders in workforce development and technology sectors to examine multiple topics in the tech sector. Continue readingAspen Roundtable on Latino Tech Talent

Asana Learning Talk

Asana learning talk highlights messages from members about how Techqueria has helped them with their professional paths.Continue readingAsana Learning Talk

Breaking Barriers: First-Gens in Tech

I did a Slack AMA for HubSpot’s “Breaking Barriers: First-Gens in Tech” event on November 9th. Very grateful for the opportunity and excited to share my experience as a first-generation Latina on building my career in tech. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ The event promises to be a great experience for first-generation individuals interested in learning more about what…Continue readingBreaking Barriers: First-Gens in Tech

Pluralsight LIVE 2020

I was invited back to the Pluralsight LIVE event 2020 as a speaker, where I gave a presentation on “The Unexpecting Beauty & Complexity of Web Forms”. Together, weโ€™ll explore the must-add features Slack uses to build web forms that generate leads for successful deals and reflect on the impact theyโ€™ve had. You can view…Continue readingPluralsight LIVE 2020

Fuego Presents Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

Sep.15th to Oct. 15th is Latinx & Hispanic Heritage Month, a period that recognizes the contributions and influence of Latinx & Hispanic Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States.  At 60 million in the US, Hispanics & Latinx are the largest non-white voting group this year and have been the largest…Continue readingFuego Presents Hispanic & Latinx Heritage Month

Techqueria’s #LHM Summit

Techqueria’s #LHM Summit is a 3-day free virtual conference from 10/7-10/9 during Latinx Heritage Month (LHM) created to empower Latinx professionals in tech, connect them with companies who are committed to inclusion and to celebrate the thriving Latinx in tech community. https://www.linkedin.com/events/lhmsummit Event Review: I was the event lead and helped push forward all the…Continue readingTechqueria’s #LHM Summit

TAPIA Conference Birds of a Feather Session: Hispanics in Computing

I gave a 10-minute presentation on Techqueria at TAPIA Conference 2020. The Hispanics in Computing community was founded a few months before the Tapia 2009 Conference. Since then, the group has been meeting at this annual conference. The impact of this gathering in our community has been tremendous. Several members of the community that attended…Continue readingTAPIA Conference Birds of a Feather Session: Hispanics in Computing

Marqeta Hispanic Heritage Month Opening Event

I attended Marqeta Hispanic Heritage Month Opening event hosted by their ERG HOLA (Hispanic or Latin American employees) as a panelist at their diversity and inclusion panel together with Leo Sosa, CEO of Dev/Mission and Ruth Llanos-Vos, Associate Product Manager at UKG & Co-Chair and Board member of Latinas in Computing. This panel included a…Continue readingMarqeta Hispanic Heritage Month Opening Event