“Where are our biases? What do we have to do to get more people of color into our team and feel safe in our team. And then maybe feeling safe enough to tell us: we are feeling harm, please help us in this case. I think this is the biggest failure that they didn’t feel safe enough to tell us that they need our help. Or to trust us that we want to help or could help in this situation.”
Simone Haas is CEO of The Neighbourhoodie Software GmbH. After studying history and working in the publishing industry she moved to Berlin in 2015 and became a member of the CSSconf EU and JSConf EU team. Since 2018 she is curator of JSConf EU.
Being a non-programming person in tech she is challenging the status quo by managing the operative business behind the code.