On Thursday evening I went to the first Girl Geek Dinner Amsterdam, organized by Melanie Rieback and Donna Metzlar. I first met Melanie at the Mediamatic RFID Hackers Camp at PICNIC07 where I developed the RFID Photobooth with Timo, Einar and Jorn. I previously attended a hardware course by Donna Metzlar (photo) from the Genderchangers group in Amsterdam.
Berlin-based hardware hacker Fabienne Serriere gave a talk on her favorite past time: soldering things. She provided a humorous look inside the world of a female hardware hacker who loves her materials: “OMG super glue is great!!!”