Hive IT, 33-36 Gilbert, South Street, Sheffield S2 5QY

Would you like to get started coding in a relaxed and supportive environment? Then come along to our free coding taster session just for Women and Non-Binary led by female instructors, project managers and coders from The Developer Academy and Hive IT, held at Hive IT’s office, Park Hill, Sheffield.

Agenda:

  • 12.15pm - 12:30pm: Arrival, drinks and light snacks
  • 12:30pm - 12:45pm: Introduction. What is code? How do I get started? What are the opportunities?
  • 12:45pm - 1.15pm: Coding session. Get hands on with some coding!
  • 1.15pm - 1:30pm: Industry talk from Liz Hnat, Hive IT.
  • 1:30pm: Wrap up and Q&A

Please note: We have a limited number of laptops, if you have your own, please bring it with you to the session.

What do you need to know?

The session is free of charge and you only need to bring yourself, your laptop and charger. If you would like to be greeted upon arrival, please let us know and we can certainly arrange this for you.
This event is for Women and Non-Binary only.
It is also led and organised by Women.

Drinks and light snacks will be provided. If you have any special dietary requirements, please let us know.

It's okay if you've never coded before, we will help get you started. It's okay if your going to be late, just send us a message via Twitter or Instagram to let us know. We want to make tech more diverse and welcome more Women and Non-Binary to Tech by bringing those who are learning how to code or are interested in learning how to code together and helping you grow your coding skill.

About the organisers

The Developer Academy Ltd and Hive IT share a passion for diversity and creating a closer community in the tech sector and the workplace.

Code of Conduct

The event organisers are dedicated to providing a safe and encouraging environment. To do so, we will be following Sheffield Digitals Code of Conduct.

Data collection and your privacy

The Developer Academy Ltd and Hive IT respect your privacy as if it was their own, any information you give us is collected and anonymised to help us get a better overall picture of our participants and their coding experiences. With this we can discover how to how we might improve the future and events organised by us.

Book your ticket on our EventBrite page https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/women-and-non-binary-free-coding-taster-session-tickets-61232185114