Leigh Honeywell Talks Security, Jan. 23

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a special guest speaker, Leigh Honeywell!

Last year was Leigh's tenth year working in tech. From startups to the biggest tech companies in the world, she will share with her lessons learned about careers, sexism, secure software development, management, burnout and ambition.

Talk Details

  • Who: Leigh Honeywell
  • What: Trust Your Gut: Adventures in the Worst Parts of the Tech Industry
  • Where: DC 1302
  • When: Friday, January 23, 5:30PM

About the Speaker

Leigh Honeywell is a Security Engineer at Heroku, a Salesforce.com company. Prior to Heroku, she worked at Microsoft, MessageLabs/Symantec, and Bell Canada.

Her community work includes founding several hackerspaces, and she is currently Chief Security Officer of Double Union, a women's hackerspace in San Francisco. She is an administrator of the Geek Feminism wiki and blog, and adviser to the Ada Initiative and Mod N Labs, a security startup accelerator in San Francisco. Leigh has a Bachelors of Science from the University of Toronto.