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Collaborate 16

So, it seems like forever since I got home from Las Vegas and Collaborate 16.  The event was incredible.  The last time I was a IOUG it was in Florida at the Swan and Dolphin at Disney’s Epcot.   343 more words

Women In Technology

Do Tech Skills Help Women Gain Leadership Roles?

I’m an advocate for gender balance in tech. Therefore, part of what I do is help persuade women to gain technical skills. One argument I’ve made is that if women gain technical skills they will be more likely to be promoted to leadership roles. 460 more words

Women In Technology

Precisionism or: How Women Can Rule the World

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what it’s like to be a woman in the male-dominated worlds of technology and academia. I have a foot in both worlds and have noticed an uptick in discussion about how women are, unintentionally, holding themselves back. 794 more words

Psychology

Being kind to Robots for sake of fellow Humans

Splendid podcast about how humans and AI entities interface – the first segment about how we address AI and behavioral implications thereof, the second about the Center for Applied Rationality and attempts at learning learning how to apply mechanisms gained from developing learning processes in computers to enhance our own operations. 362 more words

Scrapbook

We Are In This Together

It has been an ah-ha week. I’ve been able to escape most of work and I’ve been attending Collaborate 2016. I’ve been learning immense amounts about Oracle. 236 more words

Women In Technology