IGE day, March 29th, 2019
We are inviting young girls between the ages 13 and 19 years to a day full of activities, to give them an insight into how of what working within Tech Industry means.
Different companies will have stations where the girls will have to test and solve various problems. It can be anything from programming a robot, solving the Tower of Hanou, testing communications and information problems and more.
Right now there are 7 out of 30 vacancies left for this year’s event in Växjö!
When? Friday March 28th, 2019 09:00-13:00
Where? Epic – Innovation & Technology Center, Georg Lückligs väg 1, Växjö
Registration is open at https://www.igeday.com until March 10th, 2019.
Hackaton, April 6th-7th, 2019
What all geeks in Växjö have been waiting for…🤪
On the 6th-7th of April, Open.Science.Hack will take place at Linnaeus University, Sweden, a 24h-hackathon promoting open source and open science.
#Openscience is a massive, global movement towards making scientific research available and accessible to everyone.
**FIND YOUR TEAM!**
Every team in the hackathon should consist of at least one:
🎓 (PhD) student
💼 researcher/business professional
To enable a diverse team formation, we organize a Pre-Hackathon matching event on Friday, the 22nd of March, to get to know each other and find teams.
⚠️ATTENTION⚠️: Everyone who wants to participate in Open.Science.Hack needs to either be attending the Pre-Hackathon matching event OR send the organization team a short profile about him/herself.
MORE INFORMATION REGARDING REGISTRATION FOR THE MATCHING EVENT AND MORE COMING SOON!!!
Organized by different local IT networks, including the student organizations Kodkollektivet and SPIIK.com, the female network WiTech IT-network Sverige, the IT forum #vxodev, and researchers at Linnaeus University, Sweden, Open.Science.Hack will gather students, business professionals, and researchers passionate about IT.
The event will be held in English and is free of charge.
Tech talk at Playn´Go – Highlights from Women in Tech Stockholm
April 11th, 2019
During our first ever Techtalk a year ago we gathered had speakers that inspired the rest of the network with their take-aways from the Women in Tech Conference in Stockholm. This year it was harder than ever to get ticket since they were fully booked in 46 seconds. BUT we had several of our great women from the network attending the conference and they will here share some trends and new knowledge that they acquired with the rest of you!
When? Thursday April 11th, 2019 17:00-20:00
Where? Playn´GO, Växjö ICON on floor 18th
17:00-17:30 Welcome mingle
17:30-18:30 A session sharing the best from Women in Tech 2019 Stockholm
Highlights and presentations from Women in Tech Stockholm March 8.th. There will be several speakers, for example from Playn´Go and Visma.
18:30-18:45 Information and news from WiTech IT network
18:45-20:00 Networking & mingle
Register no later than April 8th. Sign up here.
Do you have any thoughts or questions?
Please do not hesitate to contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org