A Message from GeekGirlCon

A Message from GeekGirlCon

On Sunday, August 6, 2017, a message was sent from GeekGirlCon regarding the resignation of some members of the Convention Operations team.

We apologize for any confusion and hurt this has caused. As a community, we are hurt as well. These messages do not reflect the organization’s position and were distributed on behalf of GeekGirlCon without our approval or notice. To clarify, GeekGirlCon ‘17 will take place on September 30 and October 1. The convention will go on as planned.

On this page, you will find information from the GeekGirlCon Board of Directors and and staff. Scroll down to watch or listen to a video, or read detailed responses for our team.

Blog post response

GeekGirlCon published an initial message on Sunday, August 6 that we posted on our blog. You can read that here.

Facebook Live response

GeekGirlCon board member Sharon Feliciano held a Facebook Live on August 7 addressing the complaints from the operations team. You can also watch it on our Facebook page here. 


Written response

On August 13, GeekGirlCon published written responses that our board member detailed in the above video. You can read the written responses in this section.


This page was last updated Tuesday, August 15, 2017.

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