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Your next steps, now that you’ve purchased an event ticket on Eventbrite:

  1. Login or Create a SCHED account. Use the same email account as Eventbrite to link your ticket to your event schedule.

  2. Browse panel discussion and events below and build your schedule. Events fill up fast, so grab a seat now! Be sure to sign up for the MotherSHIP Main Event on Tuesday evening, full of great pop up events and opportunities to meet new and old friends!

  3. Make your schedule and profile public so friends and colleagues can connect with you during the event. Fill out your bio so attendees can learn more about you. Connect your SCHED account to social media to share with those you know attending the Regatta. See your Account Settings.

  4. Join our online community by using #SEAWIT19 and share the events you’ve signed up for on social media so others can join you in demonstrating support for Women in Tech!

See you April 22-26 at the WiT Regatta!

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Mariana Alper

Nordstrom
Software Engineer
Mariana Alper is a Software Engineer in Nordstrom working in the Navigation Service and Experience team. Before transitioning into tech, Mariana completed a Masters degree in Applied Mathematics at CIMAT in Guanajuato, Mexico. Afterward, she was an adjunct professor of mathematics at her former college Escuela Colombiana de Ingeniaría in Bogotá, Colombia. Mariana moved to the United States two years ago. During the next six months, Mariana learned English and taught herself how to program while waiting for approval of her work permit. She then completed a year-long training program at Ada Developers Academy for women and gender diverse people whose vision to diversify the tech industry. Mariana is interested in sharing her perspectives as an immigrant in tech and as a person that changed careers. Unfortunately, only 2% percent of Latina women work in STEAM, and Mariana truly believes it is possible to drastically increase our representation.