Creating a Community for Technical Women in Quito
Ada Lovelace Day, a celebration of the world’s first computer programmer, was yesterday. In honor of the holiday and to highlight the awesome work that ThoughtWorks Ecuador is doing to promote women in tech, I wrote the following blog post on ThoughtWorks’ website.
English version: Creating a Community for Technical Women in Quito
Spanish version: Creación de una comunidad de mujeres técnicas en Quito
Literally, Wearing Many Hats
A few weeks ago we took a mountain-biking trip south of Quito, around Cotopaxí volcano, ending up near a crater lake named Laguna Quilotoa. At times the temperature necessitated that I layer alpaca-wool hats in order to not DIE OF FROSTBITE.