Thursday, September 16, 2021 @ 5pm-6pm UTC
Allyship for WordPress event organizers AMER/EMEA Coaching and Accountability
The cohort of the first Allyship program is meeting on the #community-events Slack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. channel for the first Coaching and Accountability chat about the actions they are taking after the first Allyship for event organizers workshop. The guest coach will be @alliennimmons.
Saturday, September 18, 2021 @ 7pm-8:30pm IST
How to Own Your Expertise & Start Speaking at WordPress Events IST
Does the thought of speaking at one of our meetups Meetup groups are locally-organized groups that get together for face-to-face events on a regular basis (commonly once a month). Learn more about Meetups in our Meetup Organizer Handbook. or WordCamps intrigue you? Do you identify as a person from a marginalized and underrepresented group (in terms of gender, race, class, sexuality, ability, age, etc.) who is thinking about speaking at a meetup Meetup groups are locally-organized groups that get together for face-to-face events on a regular basis (commonly once a month). Learn more about Meetups in our Meetup Organizer Handbook. or WordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. in India or a nearby timezone? Do you think you don’t know or have anything worth speaking about?
Or are you a meetup or WordCamp event organizer or other person signing up for the “Empower Women Speakers For Your WordPress Events in India (Sept 24&Sept 25),” and want to improve the diversity of your speaker lineups?
This workshop is for you!
Friday, September 24 to Saturday, September 25, 2021 @ 9am-11am IST
Empower Women Speakers For Your WordPress Events in India
Have you ever had trouble getting women to speak at your WordPress meetups or WordCamps in India?
We will teach you how to run the 4-5 -hour workshop that has been proven to increase the number of Women speakers in WordPress Communities all over the world. You will learn to:
- Understand some of the reasons why women aren’t submitting talks
- Help the women in your communities overcome their personal barriers to public speaking at your WordPress events
- Help them create a talk title, pitch, outline, bio, and slide deck
- Give the new women speakers motivation and confidence to start speaking
- Increase how many women are giving talks in your community
Please help us spread the word about the India events!