#GAReads | How to run an inclusive CFP and have a more diverse line-up of speakers?

photo credit:  Product School , via  Unsplash  (cropped)

photo credit: Product School, via Unsplash (cropped)

How to run an inclusive CFP and have a more diverse line-up of speakers?”:

Many of you have attended conferences, some of you actually submitted your talks, but most of you haven’t run a CFP (call for papers, or CFS - call for speakers) process. This isn’t an easy task, and bad choices will make the conference memorable, but not in the way you’d like it to be. I wanted to share with you my two cents about running CFPs, and especially increasing the participation of women and other minorities as speakers.

Read Shira Shamban’s full article at LinkedIn here…