Speaker Info

I love connecting with people and sharing what I know! If you would like me to speak at your event, send me an email or reach out to me on Twitter.

You can find a list of currently available talks on my portfolio, and a list of previous speaking engagements at the bottom of this page.

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Jess Unrein is a Data Engineer at ActiveCampaign. Ve is also a writer, public speaker, and community organizer based in Chicago.


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Previous Speaking Engagmenets

Event Talk Location Date
Women in Tech Breakfast Panelist: Breaking into a new field as a woman Chicago, IL April 7, 2017
Celebrating Women's History Month: Empowering and Inspiring Lightning Talks Nasty Woman or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Being Abrasive Chicago, IL March 30, 2017
The Road to Code Why Python? Chicago, IL May 24, 2016
A Day in the Life of a Jr. Web Developer Panelist Chicago, IL July 2015
Event Talk Location Date
Write/Speak/Code 2017 Panelist: Invisible Illness in Tech Portland, OR August 26, 2017
PyOhio 2017 The Art of Mentoring and Being Mentored (because we are all always both) Columbus, OH July 29-30, 2017
Chicago Coder Conference The Zen of Python In Practice: Balancing Idealism with Production Concerns Chicago, IL June 27, 2017
Codeland 2017 Write Your Resume Like a Fanfic (Workshop) New York, NY April 22, 2017
Women Techmakers International Women's Day Summit 2017 Panelist: Community Empowerment Through Technology Chicago, IL April 8, 2017
PyOhio 2016 Python Logging: A medidation on silent failures Columbus, OH July 30, 2016