Sage Days 103 : Women in sage (2019)

August 7-9, 2019 St. Louis, MO

These Sage days are a special event for women* who develop in SageMath or wish to learn Sage. They will include introduction presentations, training, and team work on specific projects. There is no initial knowledge needed, everyone is welcome whether they are new Sage learners or Sage expert. We believe in diversity in backgrounds and experiences.

*This event is primarily targeted at women as to help form a team of women developers and to reduce the gap between men and women developers in Sage Math in particular and in open scientific software in general. It is for all who self identify as a woman.

Organizers

R. Lauren Miller is an adjunct at Fontbonne University. She has been working in sage since 2016.

Bianca Thompson

Mckenzie West

Project Leaders and Projects

Rachel Davis

Ozlem Ejder

Amy Feaver

Heidi Goodson

Christelle Vincent

Venue

The workshop will take place in St. Louis, MO at Fontbonne University.

Lodging will be shared Air BNBs or Dorms.

How to come? The closest airport is St. Louis Lambert International Airport. From there, you can take a Lyft.

The event

The event will be workshop style.

We will start the week by some introduction presentations and tutorials especially targeted at those who don't know much Sage. Then each project leader will present their mathematical and / or Sage project to the group. After that we will split into groups and work together on our projects. Groups can then share what they've accomplished and their next goals at the end of each day.

Application

Apply Here!

Due June 15th. People will be notified by June 30th on acceptance.

Schedule

TBA

Tickets

Please add #sd103 to any tickets you are working on on trac. If your ticket needs review, added it to the list on the tickets page to advertise.

experience is not necessary to participate to the event!

of Sage you are interested in and what kind of mathematics you do.

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