Fedora Community Blog: Fedora Women’s Day 2018 – Lima, Peru

Fedora Women's Day 2018 - Lima, Peru

On Setember 22, 2018 we celebrated the Fedora Women’s Day in Lima, Perú at PUCP (Pontifical Catholic University of Peru). The Fedora Women’s Day event seeks to integrate women in the world of Free Software. This year, I had the opportunity to be one of the organizers.

<figure class=”wp-block-image”>Fedora Women's Day 2018 event in Lima, Peru - promotional poster<figcaption>Promotional poster design</figcaption></figure>

Topics

  • What is Free Software? by Giohanny Falla
    • She talked about introduction to Free Software and also made the invitation to the GSoC and the Outreachy.
  • Women to Power by Solanch Ccasa
    • She talked about success stories and the inclusion of women in technology.
  • Fedora Love Python by Lizbeth Lucar
    • She talked about the use and importance of using Python, and they made mini challenges about Python exercises.
  • Design for Enterpreneurs by Sheyla Breña
    • She told us about her experiences as a business designer.

Attendees

<figure class=”aligncenter”>20 people total attended who did not have knowledge about Linux for the Fedora Women's Day 2018 event in Lima, Peru<figcaption>20 people total attended who did not have knowledge about Linux</figcaption></figure>

Wrapping up FWD in Lima, Peru

We finished the talks with “Design for Entrepreneurs“. For the workshop, all attendees tried out Inkscape and Gimp in Fedora. Finally, we took a snack and coffee break.

We ended with questions, answers, and group photos.

<figure class=”aligncenter”>Final group photo with all attendees of Fedora Women's Day 2018 in Lima, Peru<figcaption>Final group photo with all attendees of Fedora Women’s Day 2018 in Lima, Peru</figcaption></figure>

Thanks to the support and organization of the community Penguin Codes, Blender Peru, AIIS PUCP, Diego Balbuena, and Fredy Hernandez.

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