If you are a female and you want to learn how to make websites, we have good news for you! We are holding a one-day event for beginners!
It will take place on 8th of November 2014 in Mbale, Being our first event:
We believe that IT industry will greatly benefit from bringing more women into technology. We want to give you an opportunity to learn how to program and become one of us - female programmers!
Workshops are free of charge !! and meals are provided by us
Apply for a pass!
If you are a woman and you have a laptop - you can apply for a pass! You don’t need to know any technical stuff - The workshop is for people who are new to programming. As a workshop attendee you will:
Do I need to know anything about websites or programming?
No! Workshops are for beginners. You don’t need to know anything about it.However, if you have a little bit of technical knowledge(i.e. you know what HTML or CSS are) you still can apply!
I am not living in Mbale, can I attend?
Of course! Workshops will be in English, so if you have no troubles with speaking and understanding English - you should apply.If you need financial aid to get to Mbale or you need assistance with booking flights or hotel in Mbale -let us know. We are willing to help you!
Should I bring my own laptop?
Yes. We have no hardware, so we expect you to bring your computer with you.It is also important for us that you will take home everything you’ll write and create during workshops.
Do I need to have something installed on my laptop?
It would be helpful to have Django installed before workshops, but wouldn't expect you to install anything on your own.We will make sure that one of our coaches will help you out with this task.
Is food provided?
Yes.Snacks and lunch will be served during workshops.
During the workshops you'll work in small groups of women. Each group will be tutored by one coach -- experienced members of Django community who will volunteer their time, knowledge and energy for Django Girls Mbale. Here they are:
We couldn't be here without the support from amazing people and organizations who donated money, knowledge and time to help us make this a reality.
If you want to contribute and support our goal, please get in touch: [email protected]