TOPIC: When is the right time to have a family? How do you deal with the challenges of returning to work after maternity leave? How do you find your place working in a male-dominated workplace or industry? How do you break through the glass ceiling?
In light of the upcoming International Women's Day, our next Ladies that UX Vancouver event theme will be all-around female empowerment in the workplace.
SCHEDULE: 5:30 - Doors open and networking 6:00 - Speaker 6:30 - Break 6:45 - Panel Discussion 7:45 - Networking 8:30 - Event end
PANEL SPEAKERS: To be confirmed
HOST: - Jenny Minke (Product Designer @ Social Nature)
COST: $5 - We are completely non-profit and volunteer-based! This fee is to help cover things like any supplies or snacks/refreshments we may need for all our meetups.
SPONSORS: Special thanks to Bananatag for hosting their space and sponsoring food/drinks this event! And thank you to our Meetup membership sponsor, Microsoft Azure Tech Communities.
PHOTO AND/OR VIDEO CONSENT: Video footage and/or photos may be taken during this event. Please be advised that by participating in this event you agree to allow Ladies that UX and Bananatag to use the images in print, digital or web-based formats for promotional and archival purposes.
SAFE SPACE POLICY: We strive to create a safe space for all members of our Ladies that UX community. Don't be afraid to speak openly and candidly but always with respect as the #1 priority. We also do not tolerate harassment of any kind, if there are any issues at all please do not hesitate to reach out to the organizer directly.
Fancy meeting other women for a good old natter about UX and life in general? Then Ladies that UX is for you. Not got UX in your job title? No problem. If you're inquisitive, enthusiastic and interested in making the world a better place for users, you're one of us.