Author: Claudia

I was never good at writing bio's, but here goes:
Avid (board) gamer, always wondering if someone got the number of that donkey cart? On a more serious note: Community founder and Chief of Sprinkles here at women.code(be), often planning our next move. May or may not have experience in front-end development, UX design and product management...

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Belgians Abroad

Belgians Abroad: Meet Clair Bellens, RnD Engineer

Meet Clair, a fellow geeky engineer with love for cocktails, escape rooms and occasionally pulling pranks on friends and coworkers. For the past 7 years she has been living in London and worked her way up to become an RnD engineer at one of the most well known companies in the VFX industry.

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Community Insights , News

Recap 2020: What this year has taught us

Time to leave 2020 behind us, but before doing that let's take a little look back to what we learned this year and the progress we made. Previously, we wrote an in depth post about the changes our community had undergone this year in "Insights in a community undergoing change and growth". Because of that earlier post, we can now focus on what we have learned and achieved this year as well as focus on the future.

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Community Insights , News

Insights of a community undergoing growth and change

This post is about the changes, maybe unnoticeable to some, that we as a community have made over the past year. In 2019, we realised that we had a lot more ambitions than we first thought. Over the course of multiple meetings we worked out the details of those ambitions and started to work on a plan for our community. A plan with lots of new milestones to look forward to!

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Community Insights

Introducing free memberships for women who code

In the 3 years that we have been active, we have used the term "members" pretty loosely. This is something we have been working on for quite a while and now we are ready to launch community memberships! 🎉 These memberships are free of charge, but not open to all. After all, we are still a community for womxn who code in Belgium 🇧🇪 .

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Member Spotlight

women.code(be) Member Spotlight #8 – Griet Van Loo, .Net Consultant

Our newest interviewee, Griet Van Loo is a software developer who's trying to combine her work with running a household, a social life and keeping her cats alive. She keeps herself busy with putting things on her bucket list and trying to complete them, sadly not always at the same rate. She’ll jump into the mosh pit at Graspop in a pretty dress and heels or bake cookies to munch on while watching Guardians of the galaxy.

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