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Speaking Engagements

I'm a software engineer who is passionate about making contributing to open-source more approachable and enjoys educating others within the tech community. I have presented on various Jamstack technologies such as React, MDX, GraphQL, Git/GitHub and more.

Interesting in having me speak at an upcoming event or workshop? Send me a message!

Monica speaking at React Conf

Upcoming Speaking

Apollo Days Ticket icon
Dynamic Authoring with MDX
November, 10th, 2020, Cyberspace

Modern Web Summit
Contributing to Open-Source
March 22 - 26, 2021, Cyberspace

Render ATL Ticket icon
useQuery: An Intro to Using GraphQL with Gatsby
September, 13-15th, 2021, Atlanta, Georgia

Previous Speaking

Write/Speak/Code (NYC and Austin) Link icon 
Getting Started With Open Source
October, 20th, 2020, Cyberspace

Jamstack Conf Link icon 
Workshop: Getting Started with GatsbyJS
October 2020, Cyberspace

Learn with Jason Link icon 
Webmention + Next.js
October 2020, Cyberspace

Management of Software Development Course at Yale School of Management
Using GitHub for Collaboration Q&A
September 2020, Cyberspace

Hanselminutes Podcast Link icon 
Leaning Into Learning In Public
September 2020, Cyberspace

MDXConf Link icon Video icon
Migrating to MDX
August 2020, Cyberspace

React Rally Link icon 
Keeping Server-Side Rendering Cool With React Hydration
August 2020, Cyberspace

GraphQL Summit Link icon 
Learning GraphQL Panel
July 2020, Cyberspace

IncludeJS Link icon 
Discussion about JavaScript and automation walkthrough + demo
July 2020, Cyberspace

Egghead Podcast Link icon Video icon
Personal Growth From Open-Source And Meetups
December 2019, Cyberspace

Barnard College
Career Insights Panel: Creative & Front End Tech
October 2019, New York, NY

React Conf Link icon Video icon
Git is Hard but Time Traveling in Git Isn't (⚡)
October 2019, Henderson, Nevada

useReact NYC Link icon 
Automate Your React Workflow
June 2019, New York, NY

ReactJS Girls Conference Link icon Video icon
Automate Your React Workflow
May 2019, London, UK

Barnard College
Women in Tech Panel
April 2019, New York, NY

Women Who Code NYC Link icon 
Git is Hard but Time Traveling in Git Isn't (⚡)
March 2019, New York, NY

Flatiron School
Women Trailblazers in Tech
March 2019, Brooklyn, NY

Columbia University
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Alumni Panel
February 2019, New York, NY

Girl Develop It Link icon 
A Day in the Life Panel: Career Changers Edition
November 2018, New York, NY

Codeland Conf Link icon 
Technical Blogging with Jekyll Workshop
May 2018, New York, NY


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