Trans*Code Chicago

Trans*Code Hackday in Chicago

Announcing the Trans*Code Chicago. – the UK’s hack event series focused solely on drawing attention to transgender issues and opportunities comes to the U.S!

What: Trans*Code

Open to trans and non-binary folk, allies, coders, designers and visionaries of all sorts, Trans*Code is inspired by the groundbreaking Trans*H4CK events created by Dr. Kortney Ziegler. The  event that aims to help draw attention to transgender issues through a topic-focused hackday. Supported by mentors and technology professionals, community members not currently working in technology are also encouraged to participate.

When: Trans*Code

Saturday, December 10, 2016.

Where:

Jellyvision
848 W Eastman St
Chicago, IL  60642

Why:

Trans*Code co-founder Naomi Ceder explains: “As technology offers growing opportunities, being sure these opportunities are equally accessible to traditionally marginalized groups grows ever more important.

“Trans*Code participants can come from any background, working together to create prototypes around the themes of transgender issues and access to technology.

“If you have an idea, can code, can design, want to learn, or want to improve the situation of the trans and non-binary communities through technology, please join us for a day of community and code.”

Registration via Eventbrite : https://www.eventbrite.com/e/transcode-chicago-2016-tickets-28100861433

Website: http://trans.tech/chicago

Sponsors:

Jellyvision – Venue Sponsor

Contact:

Naomi Ceder – info@trans-code.org

Social:

Twitter: @trans_code, #trans_code_chicago, #trans_code
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1019137581545311/