Check out the Diversity & Inclusion Working Group, try speed mentoring and a networking lunch.
Some fundamentals for creating a welcoming, productive environment.
“It’s important to have people around who push us to do more than we believe we can,” says Comcast’s head of open source.
“We’re trying to break the system, to rebuild it and to make it better,” says Valeisha Butterfield-Jones.
Creating new solutions to old problems is hard when you have a team of people from the same background, says Puppet’s Alberta Bosco.
Research establishes a baseline for diversity and inclusion, marking a starting point for insight into mentoring best practices.
Industry veterans share personal stories and advice to improve inclusivity in open-source communities.
Thierry Carrez, VP of engineering at the OpenStack Foundation & OpenStack Technical Committee member, outlines the past, present and future.