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|Open Source & Feelings||Seattle, WA||2-3 October 2015|
|Beyond the Code||Ottawa, Canada||21 September 2015|
|Prototypes, Process & Play||Chicago, IL||6-7 August 2015|
|InclusiveDev||online||8 March 2015|
|DBCx Chicago||Chicago, IL||4 December 2014|
|Øredev||Malmö, Sweden||3-7 November 2014|
|At the Front-End||Copenhagen, Denmark||4 November 2014|
|FOWA Boston (keynote)||Boston, MA||28 October 2014|
|Nickel City Ruby (keynote)||Buffalo, NY||3-4 October 2014|
|BlendConf||Charlotte, NC||11-13 September 2014|
|Distill||San Francisco, CA||7-8 August 2014|
|WDCNZ||Wellington, New Zealand||31 July 2014|
|Future Insights Live||Las Vegas, NV||16-20 June 2014|
|Rustbelt Refresh||Cleveland, OH||6 June 2014|
|cf.Objective() (keynote)||Bloomington, MN||13-16 May 2014|
|Kalamazoo X Conference||Kalamazoo, MI||26 April 2014|
|Refactor Chicago||Chicago, IL||20 November 2013|
|Diversitech312||Chicago, IL||11 November 2013|
|Øredev||Malmö, Sweden||4-8 November 2013|
|Passion Projects @ GitHub||San Francisco, CA||29 October 2013|
|Geekfest @ Groupon||Chicago, IL||24 September 2013|
|Strange Loop (keynote)||St. Louis, MO||19-20 September 2013|
|Prototype Camp||Chicago, IL||24 August 2013|
|Apple Store||Chicago, IL||10 July 2013|
|Refresh Chicago||Chicago, IL||26 June 2013|
|Moxie Conference||Chicago, IL||27 April 2013|
|Kalamazoo X Conference||Kalamazoo, MI||13 April 2013|
|Geekfest @ Groupon||Chicago, IL||19 February 2013|
|Codemash||Sandusky, OH||8–11 January 2012|
|SCNA||Chicago, IL||9–10 November 2012|
|Chicago Web Conf||Chicago, IL||5–6 October 2012|
|Scottish Ruby Conference||Edinburgh, Scotland||29–30 June 2012|
|Weapons of Mass Creation||Cleveland, OH||8–10 June 2012|
|Queen City Merge||Cincinnati, OH||10–11 May 2012|
|Stir Trek: Avengers Edition||Columbus, OH||4 May 2012|
|Kalamazoo X Conference||Kalamazoo, MI||21 April 2012|
|CodePaLOUsa||Louisville, KY||15–17 March 2012|
|Web Heroines - Emerge||online||16–18 January 2012|
|Codemash||Sandusky, OH||11–13 January 2012|
|SCNA||Chicago, IL||18–19 November 2011|
Listen to Your and (All) Mothers
Creating family-inclusive tech communities.
A lightning talk version of my Chuck Jones talk focusing on leadership and management.
How to be a good web design mentor.
The art of being awesome.
How To Not Be an Expert
A manifesto for the anti-expert.
Redesigning the Interface
Making software make sense to everyone.
Adventures in Prototyping
How to make simple, solid HTML/CSS prototypes.
Cartoons and Creativity
What I learned from animator Chuck Jones.
The Superhero's Guide to Avoiding Community Burnout
How to take care of yourself while changing the world.
Teaching Our CSS To Play Nice
Discussing CSS organization, tools and best practices across large projects and teams.
How To Change the World with a Girl and a Computer
My story about coming to a career in technology and how we can create ways to encourage and support women doing the same.
Digging deeper into the design process by providing resources and tools beginners can use to improve their own projects.
Developers Can't Design
(And other completely untrue design myths.) Demystifying the process of designing for websites and applications by explaining the principles of design and how they relate to development.
Unlocking the Clubhouse
Developing software education and practices for diverse beginners. Looking at the statistics of minorities in technology and the experiences of people creating new communities dedicated to bringing more diverse beginners into the field.