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We're Out Here: Queer folk talk work, tech and life

  • Autodesk 221 Southeast Ankeny Street Portland, OR, 97214 United States (map)

Kick off Portland Pride week with PDXWIT by joining us for a very special event at Autodesk, co-hosted by Zendesk!

“We're Out Here: Queer folk talk work, tech and life” will feature 3 brave storytellers sharing their personal experiences. The evening will be MC’d by Perry Eising, who will do a brief intro and tell a short story. The following folks will also be featured:

Emma Holland, leadership team member from Out in Tech will share information about the amazing work they are doing to ensure all are seen and heard in the defining sector of our time.

There will also, of course, be time for networking. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about Autodesk and Zendesk, who are making this event possible. Hope to see you there!

5:30 p.m. - Doors open / networking
6:00 p.m. - Introductions
6:15 p.m. - Presentation begins
7:00 p.m. - Presentation ends / more networking
7:30 p.m. - Event ends

Our events are inclusive. ALL people who support our purpose are welcome.


We’re on the lookout for speakers

Do you have a unique story to tell? Do you have a specific skill set you’d like to share with our community? We’re always looking for speakers to share their knowledge at an upcoming PDXWIT event. Learn more about our current speaking opportunities.

Do you want to host an event?

Is your company interested in hosting a PDXWIT event? This is a great opportunity to gain powerful exposure to the local workforce while showing your support for inclusion in Portland’s technology industry.

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