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Tuesday, December 5 • 5:50pm - 5:55pm
Lightning Talk: Why is Community so Important? [B] - Yeni Capote Diaz, Samsung SDS

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I believe one of the reasons Kubernetes has grown in popularity so rapidly in the past few years has a bit to do with its community. I want to share my experience as a member of the Kubernetes community and discuss how the interactions I've had have contributed towards my development as an engineer. As a woman of color and a recent graduate of a bootcamp, I know firsthand the power of a strong community. I also want to cover what helps a beginner engineer such as myself to thrive, contribute, and be successful in this industry. I want to share some important qualities that I have experienced in the Kubernetes community and where we can potentially improve.

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Yeni Capote Diaz

DevOps Engineer, Samsung SDS
In my past life I was a nanny. I found my love for programming quite accidentally. I started looking at online courses and found that the only option I could see myself doing was programming, so I took a couple classes. I wanted more, and then I discovered Ada Developer's Academy... Read More →

Tuesday December 5, 2017 5:50pm - 5:55pm
Ballroom A, Level 1

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