Recent Talks, Public Appearances, and Notable Media

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I've included links to video recordings where publicly available. Some listed events were private, or given with the understanding that they would not be recorded.

Pre-History

All prior content was published under my previous name and gender.
Details available by respectful request.

2005 - 2011: Semi-annual talks about MySQL Replication and Scalability.

2011 - 2017: Many talks about OpenStack and Bare Metal Clouds at events around the world.

2018

DateEventSession
20 MayOpenStack SummitSo Many Features, So Little Time
28 MayML4ALLLightning Talk: "Using Open Data for Good: how LANDSAT Data Could Predict Forest Fires"

2019

DateEventSession
29 AprilML4ALL"Gaming Rigs & ML Pipelines: Getting Started with the Tools You Already Have"
1 MayOpenStack SummitAccessible ML: Combining Open Source and Open Data (video)
28 JuneAASECT TrainingEducational Panel - perspective on queer and trans experience
October 3Ignite SeattleHow to See Your Own Bias (video)
15 NovemberSeaGLDIY Decentralization

2020

DateEventSession
25 JanuaryBook Launch and Signing for Transcending: A Trans Buddhist Anthology
FebruaryDiscoPosse Podcast appearanceEthics and Bias Challenges in ML and AI
12 MarchLF Member Summit (event cancelled)How to See Your Own Perception Bias
2 JuneCloud Native ePartyBuilding a Remote Friendly Culture
23 JuneCamp Cloud NativeBuilding a Remote Friendly Culture (video)
29 JuneOpen Source SummitHow to See Your Own Perception Bias
20 AugustKubeCon EuropePanel: Security is not a Unicorn (video)
22 AugustDiana InitiativeHow to See Your Own Perception Bias (video)
28 SeptemberMicrosoft invited presentation"Crossing the Gender Divide"
2 OctoberAzure Security PodcastConfidential Computing
14 NovemberSeaGLCrossing the Gender Divide
19 NovemberKubeCon North AmericaCommunity Update: Code of Conduct Committee (video)
4 DecemberConfidential Computing WebinarsIntroduction: Protecting Data In Use

2021

DateEventSession
16 JanuaryAASECT Training @ AntiochEducational Panel - perspective on queer and trans experience
22 JanuaryDiscoPosse Podcast AppearanceThe Confidential Computing Consortium and Digital Privacy