Women in Tech Articles

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    Sharing LinkedIn’s Economic Graph Data with WomenConnect

    November 29, 2018

    In late October, LinkedIn’s Women in Tech (WIT) organization hosted its latest external WomenConnect event. For those who may be unfamiliar, WomenConnect is an event series that provides an opportunity for women who work in technology to share their stories and experiences, give advice, and further build their professional communities. At this event, the evening...

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    TechWomen: Partnership Focused on Global Impact for Women in Tech

    November 20, 2018

    Co-authors: Parul Jain, Sigal Traister, and Sree Rao How often do you get to connect with female leaders from across the globe and, at the same time, make an impact on their professional growth? Thanks to LinkedIn’s partnership with TechWomen for past six years, we are able to connect and inspire women leaders in STEM from 20 different countries and make a true...

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    Coding Conversations: First Time Presenting at a Technical Conference

    October 18, 2018

    Last month was the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing in Houston, Texas, and it’s known as the world's largest gathering of women technologists. I was lucky enough to attend this year’s event on behalf of LinkedIn. On the second day of the conference, I was scheduled to give a talk about LinkedIn’s load testing and disaster recovery strategies in...

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    Report Card: Customizing Our Women in Tech High School...

    September 11, 2018

    2018 High School Trainee summer cohort   Over the last few years, our Women in Tech High School Trainee Program has seen a fair amount...

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    Voices From Our Internal WomenConnect Event

    July 5, 2018

    In late June, we hosted our third annual WomenConnect event, where well over 100 employee attendees got together to talk about career...

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    Coding Conversations: How Challenges Can Lead to Innovation

    April 3, 2018

    Editor's Note: LinkedIn Engineering is dedicated to solving complex problems at scale to create economic opportunity for every member...