NYC
2018
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
1.119
Timeslot: 
Session 7: Sunday, June 3rd: 2:00 - 3:50pm
Event Organizer: 
Description: 
Continuing from “Towards an Organized Tech Industry—Part One”, this panel will focus on the vision of what could be accomplished with more worker power in the industry, in terms of what tech workers should be organizing towards. We’ll sketch out alternatives to the current situation of how technological development is funded and organised, and outline how current struggles can tie into that larger vision.

Participants

Will Luckman is a cofounder and acting member of the organizing committee of the NYC-DSA Tech Action Working Group (@NYCDSATechWG).
Judy Tuan is an independent software developer who works with the Tech Workers Coalition.
Dr. Holly Wood is a recent graduate of Harvard University's Sociology Department. In New York, she works as a private consultant and works to get Democratic Socialists elected into public office. She's on twitter at @girlziplocked and she maintains a blog at Medium.com/@girlziplocked. You... Read more
Wendy is a software developer and writer who writes about the economic considerations of the technology industry from a socialist perspective. She co-curated the technology issue of Notes From Below, a socialist journal focused on class composition analysis, which featured contributions from... Read more