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Coders of Colour presents: Build a WebApp in a Day!

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ustwo London

62 Shoreditch High Street

London

E1 6JJ

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According to recent statistics, 80-90% of the tech industry's work force is either white or asian. This means every other ethnic group combined has only a 10-20% reprensentation in the industry.

This needs to change.

Coders of Colour is a organisation set up to encourage and support the youth that are considering pursuing a career in the tech industry.We are an introductory coding workshop day where teens will build a webapps using HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

You will need:

  • A laptop (if you do not bring a laptop, we cannot guarantee that you can take part in the activities during the event. If you do not own a laptop and cannot borrow one off somebody and would like to take part, contact the organiser before registering.)

  • Either a parent or parental consent

  • A packed lunch.

Itinerary for the day:

10:00 to 10:30 - Arrival, setup and icebreakers

10:30 to 12:30 - Coding Session 1

There will be a breakout session between 11 and 12

12:30 to 13:15 - Lunch with Panel session

13:15 to 15:15 - Coding Session 2

There will be a breakout session between 13:30 and 14:30

15:15 to 16:00 - Power down

Throughout the day, there will be several short, 5 minute lightning talks taking place.


Photos and videos will be taken at this event.

If you have a technical background and would like to be a mentor, please register as one.


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Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please feel free to email events@codersofcolour.com if you have any further questions.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, it's not necessary to bring a printed ticket to the event. Showing the barcode from your phone on arrival should suffice. You do need to bring the consent form if that applies though.

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E1 6JJ

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