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I’m Cindy Alvarez, Author of Lean Customer Development (published by O’Reilly) and Principal Design Researcher at Microsoft in the Cloud & Enterprise group. I’m a regular speaker at conferences & events and am available to give private workshops to select clients. I’m also passionate about diversity & inclusion: supporting women, Black and Latinx people, and girls in tech.

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May
22
Tue
San Francisco Meetup – Startups, open source, and Azure: the real stories
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

SF startup friends – join me at a meetup I’m co-hosting:  “Startups, open source, and Azure: the real stories.”

We’ll have lightning talks from startups building on Azure (the good and the bad). Come learn from some incredibly smart folks!

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Jul
16
Mon
Mind the Product San Francisco 2018 Conference #mtpcon
Jul 16 – Jul 17 all-day

I’ll be speaking at Mind the Product Conference in San Francisco July 16-17.

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Mind the Product returns to Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco on July 16-17 and promises to be one of our best product conferences yet, with a leadership forum, more workshops, more networking events around the conference, and more fun than ever before. As always the core of the conference is our line-up of amazing speakers, and the insights and stories they bring to the conference is what starts all those conversations.

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Techblazers – developing #WoCinTech leaders: April 5, 2018 

Techblazers meetups provide leadership development and group learning opportunities for women (and non-binary) people of color. I was thrilled to present a lightning talk on 5 Things that no one will tell you (but I will) – when it comes to landing your next dream job.

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