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Ladies’ Tech Intro Weekend – Python and Blockchain 101
March 7 @ 10:00 am - March 8 @ 3:00 pm
Join HerCode Global and She Loves Data this International Women’s Day Weekend for a FREE ladies’ tech discovery weekend! Intensive, hands-on Python, blockchain and personal development sessions. No prior technical experience required! The weekend aims to encourage women to learn, network and engage!
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AGENDA & DETAILS FOR THE WEEKEND
DAY 1: Introduction to Python
Saturday, March 7 | 10 am – 3:30 pm | Santa Monica
1. Marketing Yourself + LinkedIn with Niena Drake: Niéna Drake is an Emmy Award-Winning Producer/Writer, DJ and Culture Influencer Strategist and the Director at the Emma Bowen Foundation. The Emma Bowen Foundation places minorities in internships and jobs at media, entertainment, and technology companies across the country – including HBO, CBS, NBCUniversal, OWN, BMI, Bloomberg, TIME, Warner Bros., FleishmanHillard, Eledman and many others.
Niéna has tailored Market Yourself + LinkedIn strategy for you and will answer any questions you might have.
2. Introduction to Python with Dalya Manatova: In this hands on workshop, Dalya Manatova will guide you through the basics of this high-level programming language. At the end of the workshop you will feel comfortable with the basics of Python programming and one lucky user will have the chance to win a ticket to IoT Conference in San Jose April 6-9.
3. Session with Tech Recruiter Margo Hohsfield: Back by popular demand, Margo Hohsfield is not your regular tech recruiter. She believes in the person more than the numbers and will give you tangible advice on how to navigate your way into the tech world.
DAY 2: Blockchain 101
Sunday, March 8 | 11am – 4:30pm | Culver City
Blockchain 101 – Lene Martin – Founder/Director of Blockchain, Pepperdine University
Blockchain Use Cases & Relationship with Data- Marie Smith – Chief Information Office & Co-Founder, Data 360
– Veronica Reynolds -Associate, Baker Hostetler LLP
– Tamara Dull: Principle Open Source & Blockchain Specialist, Amazon Web Services
– Olga Kupchevskaya – Vice President, My Ether Wallet
– Katya Michaels – Community Advocate and Content Creation, My Ether Wallet
– Briana Feng – Co-Founder, Reasi
– Rachel Cook – Founder & CEO, Seeds
– Chloe Lovejoy – South Pasadena High School