Prototype Your Startup Idea In One Day With Le Wagon

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Le Wagon Berlin Coding Bootcamp

Rudi-Dutschke-Straße 26

Courtyard, 5th floor

Berlin, Berlin 10969

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Le Wagon Berlin invites you to a free product prototyping day on Saturday, 20th January 2018 to give you a taste of building your own tech products from scratch.

• You do NOT need any prior coding experience to be able to attend (and enjoy!) these workshops


Le Wagon is Europe's leading coding school for entrepreneurs and creative people. Having launched just 3 years ago with just €1,000 and raised no funding to date, we are now present in 30 cities worldwide, with over 120 startups in operation, one most recently acquired by Apple. Our 9-week, full-stack web development course equips aspiring entrepreneurs, product managers, designers, and junior developers with the technical skills they need to build great products and startups.

Here is the schedule for Saturday 20th January:

• 9:00 - 11:00 - Build your own landing page from scratch

• 11:00 - 13:00 - An introduction to UX and UI

• 13:00 - 14:00 - Lunch break

• 14:00 - 15:00 - Product specs 101 - Learn how to build the perfect product!

• 15:00 - 17:00 - Build your product and share it with the world!

• 17:00 onwards - Beers on us

Here are some more details about what you'll learn and do on the day:

(1) Build your own landing page from scratch

• Guided carefully through HTML / CSS basics and Javascript

• Shown lots of graphical tips and tools

• Introduced to Bootstrap and its grid system

(2) Introduction to UX and UI

• Latest and coolest resources for the best pictures, icons, colours, fonts, and patterns.

• Demo of Figma (, a popular graphical tool used in startups, to refine your icons, change their colour and shape, export them, and customise any assets (logo, icons, newsletter banner, etc.)

• General knowledge about standard UI components and how they are built.

• Designer tricks and secrets (how to build a nice shadow? Add a filter to a cover pic? resize pictures with different proportions? Create masks? etc..).

(3) Product Specs 101

• Test your products' use cases and get the perfect pitch

• Mockup your product using Figma

• Create your Database schema using a great new tool

• Map out your user's journey, through a series of user Stories

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Le Wagon Berlin Coding Bootcamp

Rudi-Dutschke-Straße 26

Courtyard, 5th floor

Berlin, Berlin 10969

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