Hello, Girl Geeks. Thanks to everyone who came out in December to talk about user experience. The panelists were great and very informative, and we saw great turnout. Check out some of the event photos. We’re working hard on preparing the next get-together, so stay tuned!
In case you’ve been wondering what happened to Girl Geek Dinners Miami, we (I) have been taking a break this year to work on other projects. But we’re now back! On December 5 at 7 PM, we’ve put a great panel together to talk about the important subject of user experience. Panelists include Kristen McLean (CEO of Bookigee) who is wonderful to come back and speak to us again, Jacqueline Stetson (Director of User Experience at Zumba Fitness), and Claudia Townsend (Associate Professor of Marketing @ UM). We will talk about why user experience is so important in today’s digital world, and explore best practices for creating a compelling user experience in your own product. Please sign up now to get the early bird price! http://www.eventbrite.com/event/4670917841
Ladies, Girl Geek Dinners Miami is excited about upcoming holiday event on December 15. We will be hearing from a local (female) tech entrepreneur, Kristen McLean, CEO & Founder of Bookigee, who will talk about the challenges and best practices for launching a tech startup, particularly in the unique South Florida entrepreneurial ecosystem. Please see the invite below to sign up & for more info. Early bird tickets are available through December 8.
Hey Girl Geeks in Miami: we have a holiday event planned on December 15. Come out at 7 PM, @ MiamiShared (our generous sponsor) to kick off the holidays and listen to Kristen McLean, CEO of Bookigee, a local tech startup in the publishing industry, talk about best practices for launching a high growth tech startup in the South Florida entrepreneurial ecosystem. See invite for more details and to sign up. Early bird tickets expire soon!
Hello, Girl Geeks!
If you are design-oriented and have an interest in helping some students, the IT Academy program at Mourning High School is looking for guest speakers to talk to students about graphic design, website development, and digital video, and anything else related to multimedia design. There may be other opportunities such as contributing to an academic advisory board. If you are interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The kickoff event last week was awesome! We had a full house and Denise’s speech was fantastic. MiamiShared has posted the photos (including the one above) on Flickr http://bit.ly/qIyf3d. We will probably be having these events on a quarterly basis, so stay tuned for news about the next event in the fall.