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Sam Kitajima-Kimbrel - 6 years ago 2017-08-15 16:42:21
Add statement on including people with disabilities
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The program committee will use the scored proposals in conjunction with speaker profiles to rank and organize a program meeting our goals for diversity of speakers and topics.

## North Bay Python's diversity goals

+ At least one-third (33%) of speakers should be not-men, and ideally at least half (50%).
+ As North Bay Python aims to serve the "tech-adjacent" and client services industries, at least one-fifth (20%) of speakers should be from professional backgrounds that are not the Silicon Valley or San Francisco startup/software industry.
+ People with disabilities should be represented in the North Bay Python speaker lineup.
+ Racial demographics of the speaker lineup should ideally reflect US and Bay Area demographics within some margin of error.
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