What It’s Like to Be a female at a Tech Conference

What It’s Like to Be a female at a Tech Conference

Lately, we went to my conference that is first as engineer. To offer a little bit of context, before we made my profession transition into software engineering, I happened to be a musical theatre performer. Theatre, unlike STEM, is really an industry this is certainly in serious need of males. Really, want to do musicals? Can you sort of carry a tune? Have you been a dude? You’re cast! But we digress…

This may be you, guy.

Therefore, imagine my shock once I went to my extremely first engineering seminar as a female… it felt similar to this:

Here’s just exactly how my inner-monologue sounded:

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