Lightning on Lavaca: Women Who Code

April 17, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
504 Lavaca Street #1000
Austin, TX 78701

Monthly Agenda:

Each month we will have a developer present a 5-10 min lightning talk on various technologies. After the talk we’ll have some time for hacking. If you are a beginner, we can help you get started. If you’re an intermediate programmer looking for a challenge, we can help you find problems to work on.

Lightning Talks:

Improving Productivity with Idea Flow – Janelle Klein 

Principles of UI Design – Wiley Wiggins

For more information on the topics and presenters for May’s meetup, check out the group’s event page.


This meetup is intended to be exclusively open to people who identify as female, but our female members are welcome to bring friends of any gender to the lightning talk.

Snacks are provided by Women Who Code.

Parking and Directions: The Chase building on the West side of Lavaca. An organizer will assist with the elevator. WPEngine is on the 10th floor at the end of the hall.Parking is available on the street for free after 6 pm or the Chase parking garage is $8.

About Women Who Code:

Women Who Code is a global organization dedicated to inspiring women to pursue and excel in technology careers. We tripled in 2013 and now have nearly 10,000 members in 10 countries and are launching in a new city every week. More than 100 top tech companies including Square, KPCB, Github, Heroku, Yelp, and many more have sponsored events for the popular and growing organization.

We are Women Who Code: in any framework, any level of experience, any size of company or just coding for fun! Our Austin chapter meets weekly for technical study groups and monthly for larger format events including tech talks, career trainings and hack nights. Current and aspiring coders are welcome. Bring your laptop and a friend!

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