(Sligo) Programming Workshop for Women @ Overstock Ireland

Overview: (Sligo) Programming Workshop for Women @ Overstock Ireland

A one-day beginners Django in-person programming workshop for women that are interested in learning how to code. Expert coaches will teach you how to create a website using Python, Django, HTML & CSS.

Organiser
Django Workshop Sligo
Level
Beginners
Pre-requisites
👇 See FAQ for additional info
Price
€10
Location
Overstock Ireland, Westgate Finisklin Business & Technology Park, F91 HF66 Sligo, Ireland
When
Sat Nov 12, 2022 (09:30) - Sat Nov 12, 2022 (16:30)

More info (Sligo) Programming Workshop for Women @ Overstock Ireland

🎟 Register at: https://djangoworkshopsligo.eventbrite.ie

A one-day beginners Django in-person programming workshop for women that are interested in learning how to code. Expert coaches will teach you how to create a website using Python, Django, HTML & CSS.

What is this workshop about?

We are holding a one-day in person programming workshop for women that are interested in learning how to code. We believe that Women can make a huge impact on the I.T. industry if given the opportunity and skills!

Aimed at women that are:

  • New to programming

  • Returning to work

  • From unrelated disciplines but thinking of a career change

  • Currently working in tech industry but new to programming

Expert coaches will teach you how to create a website using Python, Django, HTML & CSS.

The workshop will be based on the Django Girls workshops.

The day will be about learning, positivity and fun!

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Frequently asked questions

Additional info for this workshop

Do I need to have coded before?

Nope! This workshop is for beginners. If you have a little knowledge, come along, but this is very much catered for those new to programming and interested in seeing what it is all about.

What do I need to bring?

Your laptop - we expect you to bring your own laptop. This gives you a great opportunity to bring home what you work on and continue coding.

What do I need installed on my laptop before the event?

It will be useful to have Django installed in advance of the day. We will be emailing out information to registered attendees. And we will be hosting a time online before the event so as we can help anyone who needs it, get set up (this is optional).

Is this workshop for women only?

All genders can apply. We encourage a diverse community of programmers. This event is for 18 years + attendees.

Where is this workshop taking place?

In the Overstock Ireland Office. The address is: Westgate, Finisklin Business Park, Sligo, F91 HF66

Is there food provided?

Yes, there will be coffee, treats and lunch available for all attendees.

I have some questions about this event. Who can I contact?

aocallaghan@overstock.com

Here's some info about our awesome mentor(s).
🌈 Michael Twomey-Lee

Pythonista, Software Engineer, and one of the co-founders of Coding Grace.

You can read his blog at twoistoomany.com

🌈 Vicky Twomey-Lee

Pythonista, but normally found organising various tech events, and now heavily involved in diversity initiatives like Coding Grace, PyLadies Dublin, and Women in Technology and Science (WITS Ireland).

Q. A lot of our events are female-friendly events, we have enquiries asking if other genders are welcome as well?
YES. You are welcome. Events we run or partner in are diversity friendly. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at contact@codinggrace.com.
Refunds (Only applicable if this is a PAID event)

Full refunds until 24 hours before the event.

If there are not enough people signed up to the event, I will be in touch to refund you.

More info about our supporters
Overstock Ireland
Overstock are a tech-driven online retailer located near Salt Lake City in the shadow of the Wasatch Mountains. Since their beginnings in 1999, Overstock has evolved from a fledging startup to a billion-dollar online retailer as a result of a hard-working and creative team.
More about the organiser
Django Workshop Sligo
Amy OCallaghan, Emma Dukes, Lucia Macari, Vicky Twomey-Lee
If you have any other general questions:
Email: contact@codinggrace.com
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🌈 A huge thanks to our supporter(s) and partner(s) 🌈

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