CODE: TWO YEARS LATER Presented by Accelerate Madison

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Name: CODE: TWO YEARS LATER Presented by Accelerate Madison
Date: August 3, 2017
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT
Event Description:

Online registration is now closed. Onsite registration will be available tonight!  

In 2015, Accelerate Madison brought filmmaker Robin Hauser to Madison for an exclusive sold out Wisconsin screening and discussion of her new documentary, CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap. The acclaimed film explores the dearth of American women and people of color in the field of software engineering and the reasons for this gender gap and digital divide.
Now, two years later, we continue the conversation to discuss progress being made in Greater Madison and challenges still to overcome. Joining the conversation from California will be Robin Hauser to share reaction to the film as well as introduce her latest work, Bias.
Robin Hauser - Film Director, CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap
Toni Sikes - CEO, CODAworx
Winnie Karanja - Executive Director, Maydm
​Anne Ross - Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP
Rasheid Atlas - Instructor, YWEB Career Academy

Free street parking and limited space in the UnityPoint Health Meriter parking ramp will be available for $2 per hour. The parking ramp is on S. Brooks Street across from Longfellow Lofts.

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Longfellow Lofts Auditorium

Address: 1015 Mound St, Madison, WI 53715

Date/Time Information:
August 3, 2017
5:00 - 7:00 PM

Contact Information:
Alyse Peters
No cost to attend for Chamber Members
Non-member Fee: $10 
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