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Women in Open Source

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October 01, 2018

Women in Open Source

Fedora Diversity
Women Contributions (Myths/Facts)
Initiatives
Gaps
How can you be the part

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Amita

October 01, 2018
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  1. Diversity Women in Open Source Women in Open Source By

    By Amita Sharma Amita Sharma
  2. Agenda • Fedora Diversity • Women Contributions (Myths/Facts) • Initiatives

    • Gaps • How can you be the part
  3. Fedora Diversity • Initiative started few years back • Fedora

    Women Day • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ig 0gnM9jsm0&feature=youtu.be • Contact - diversity@lists.fedoraproject.org
  4. Women Day - Pune

  5. Myths • Women are not interested in technology • Women

    can't do programming • Men developers are more talented than women • There is no work-life balance for women who work in the tech industry • So on and on...
  6. Facts Let's see ( (feel feel) ) the facts...

  7. Women in Technology

  8. A Specialist

  9. A Director

  10. A Vice President

  11. An Artist

  12. A Designer

  13. Winners

  14. Facts • Women are very creative • Versatile • Powerful

    and Intelligent • Diversity increases success • Magical numbers
  15. Initiatives • Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing •

    Women in Open Source Award • Outreachy • Google Summer of Code • PyLadies • Women in Drupal • Ada Initiative • OpenHatch
  16. Gaps • Lack of knowledge • Encouragement • Support •

    Time commitment
  17. Helping Pyramid “Let us help ourselves“

  18. Find your interest http://whatcanidoforfedora.org/

  19. Introduce yourself diversity@lists.fedoraproject.org

  20. Q/A Thanks