Welcome to "Talks with software development experts," a new initiative in which we will have interviews with software development experts and leaders of software development communities.
Today we interview Henriette Hettinga, project manager of CodeWomen.
CodeWomen (https://www.linkedin.com/company/codewomen/) is a community in Barcelona for women, by women, of of around 630 tech women. Their goal is to support and empower women+ who are tech professionals or want to make a career change into tech.
They meet three times a month in different locations, to network, work on coding projects and UX/UI design, help each other, and get career advice and tips from other women developers.
CodeWomen is a project of Open Cultural Center, a support organisation for refugees and migrants in Barcelona.
The project is managed by Henriette Hettinga. Read more about CodeWomen on their webpage: https://codewomen-barcelona.notion.site/CodeWomen-e233c21e203d41fab28acb1db8b00274
Apiumhub is a software development hub that solves complex problems with high-quality solutions. Our purpose is to build scalable software to help our clients strengthen their businesses with powerful technology. Large and well-known companies have trusted us including Inditex, Mango, Bitpanda, Nestle, Axa, Tous, Adidas and more.
Our services include web development, mobile app development, devops, quality assurance and software architecture. In addition to offering these services, we have a learning platform called ApiumAcademy where we offer customized courses.
We have two digital products. VYou, a user management and access management solution and Koople, a Feature Flags tool. Both developed by developers for developers.
Every year, we host the Global Software Architecture Summit (GSAS). An event that brings together hundreds of software architecture experts interested in learning, sharing, and connecting. Successful industry professionals such as Mark Richards, Neal Fords & Carola Lilienthal have attended our event as speakers.
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Koople, our Feature Flags tool: https://www.koople.io/
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00:31 Introducing Henriette & CodeWomen
4:30 Recommendations on the diversity issue
11:42 Reception among companies
15:43 The success of CodeWomen
18:05 About exclusive spaces for women in the world of technology
19:33 The process later on
22:25 Women in technology companies
28:04 Highlights of 2022
30:20 What would you like to improve this year
33:04 Current topics that interest you the most