Montreal GG’s in the News – May 2011
Celebrating the achievements of our ridiculously intelligent & rock star members, here is our third issue of Montreal Girl Geeks in the News!
Check out all of the high praises and press highlighting the accomplishments of these great women:
Genevieve L’Esperance will be spending the summer as Microsoft’s poster child for getting teenage girls interested in technology, while she promotes a new free software called Worldwide Telescope.
Kathryn Presner will be giving two talks at WordCamp Montreal in July: Beginner’s Guide to WordPress, with fellow Girl Geek Shannon Smith, and Take Control of Your Templates with WordPress Conditionals.
Robin Ahn will be speaking at The McGill Women’s Alumnae Association (MWAA) this weekend about networking and “how to remain unflappable in the face of adversity, practicing the pitch, and not forgetting to make “the ask.”
Shannon Smith’s blog Breast for the Weary has been nominated in three categories for the Canadian Weblog Awards: Best New Weblog, Best Weblog About Family & Parenting, and Best Feminist Weblog. She is also giving a solo talk at WordCamp Montreal titled, The Future Is Mobile.
If we have missed anything, don’t be shy, we’d love if you would let us know by leaving a comment below!
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