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  • Wednesday
    Jan 23 2019
    PDX Women in Tech (PDXWIT) Blockchain - Practical Applications of Distributed Ledger Technology

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    Registration through Eventbrite [https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pdx-women-in-tech-pdxwit-blockchain-practical-applications-of-distributed-ledger-technology-tickets-53365104464] is required to gain entry to this event

    Blockchain is all the rage right now. You’ve seen it in your news feed, you’re researching it as part of your product discovery, you’re learning to program in Solidity, or you’ve been dreaming about what to do with all of your bitcoin mining profits! Learn more about distributed ledger technology (blockchain) and discuss potential real-world applications of blockchain outside of cryptocurrency.

    Speaker: Mindy Montgomery

    LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mjmontgomery/

    Title: Technical Product Manager, APIs and Data

    Company: moovel, NA

    Agenda:

    5:00 pm - Doors open/networking

    5:30 pm - Introduction

    5:35 pm - Presentation

    6:35 pm - Networking

    7:00 pm - Event ends

    Event FAQ:

    Q: Will there be gender neutral restrooms?

    A: Yes, on the second floor via the elevator.

    Q: Is the space ADA accessible?

    A: Yes, fully ADA accessible.

    Q: Will there be food and drink at this event?

    A: Yes, light food and beverages.

    Q: What is the parking situation?

    A: There is no onsite parking, but there is possible street parking in the Slabtown neighborhood or paid lots nearby between 21st & 20th on Pettygrove.

    Q: Is there any special information that might help me find the entrance?

    A: Front door access is at the corner of NW 22nd and Pettygrove. The door is normally locked but will be accessible for the duration of the event.

    Q: Is there secured bike parking?

    A: Yes, there is some limited space to store bikes inside the lobby area.

    Q: Should I consider using public transportation?

    A: Yes, if possible; the location is close to a bus line and a few blocks from the street car.

    Q: Can I bring my dog?

    A: No, we ask that you leave your furry friend home.

    Purpose:

    PDXWIT is a community-based non-profit organization. Our purpose is to strengthen the Portland women in tech community by offering educational programs, partnerships, mentorships, resources and opportunities. We are unifying a supportive environment for current and potential women in tech, all of whom are committed to helping each other. Our goal is to bring together and empower women in tech and to encourage others to pursue tech careers. This is our step towards reducing the gender imbalance in the industry and addressing the current negative effects of that imbalance on women.

    Our events are inclusive. ALL people who support our purpose are welcome.

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