Workshops & Events

Write/Speak/Code offers workshops of varying length in order to further our mission of empowering women engineers across the country and the world!

In addition to organizing our own events, Write/Speak/Code offers training to companies and organizations. Cost is on a sliding scale. To enquire about bringing a Write/Speak/Code workshop to your organization, please email info@writespeakcode.com.

Available Workshops

< Own Your Expertise / Workshop >

Formats: Full Day, Half Day, 2 hour, 1 hour

Solidifying and owning your expertise — your knowledge and experience — is the foundation of speaking at conferences contributing to open source, and changing the world! Learn to own your expertise and present yourself and your accomplishments with confidence. Convert your expertise into thought leadership conference speaking, and open source contributing.

Full Day includes:
  • Imposter Syndrome Workshop
  • Brainstorming exercises you can use again & again
  • Generate a list of topics to speak and write about
  • Craft a compelling bio
  • Outline your topic using techniques you can reuse

Technical Speaking Workshop

Formats: Full Day, Half Day, 1 hour

Have you thought about giving a technical talk, but were never quite sure what you’d talk about? This workshop is for you! You’ll learn to own your expertise and present yourself and your accomplishments with confidence. We will turn your knowledge and experience into a concrete list of topics for you to speak or write about.

Do you have an idea for what to speak about, but are not sure how to turn that spark into a full-blown tech talk? Join us for this interactive workshop where you’ll learn the tools of a good argument, how to tell a story with your talk, and the difference between being right and being effective. You will leave the workshop with an outline of a long talk and/or a lightning talk

Full Day includes:
  • Brainstorming exercises you can use again & again
  • Generate a list of topics to speak and write about
  • Outline your topic using techniques you can reuse
  • Learn about the CFP process and write a talk proposal
  • What makes compelling slides
  • Public speaking tips and tricks

Upcoming Workshops

Past Workshops

  • < Own Your Expertise / Workshop >

    Full Day — Chicago — Jan 11, 2015
  • < Own Your Expertise / Workshop >

    2 hour — Girl Develop It Leadership Summit, New York — Nov, 2014
  • Technical Speaking Workshop

    3 1-hour sessions — Dreamforce Conference, San Francisco — Oct 13-15, 2014
  • < Own Your Expertise / Workshop >

    Full Day — San Francisco — Oct 11, 2014
  • < Own Your Expertise / Workshop >

    Full Day — Chicago — Sept 13, 2014