Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Software Isn’t Just For Guys
We believe support and exposure are the best tools for introducing young women into a male-dominated industry.
Despite what you might have heard about technology jobs going overseas, there’s a growing demand for software professionals in the U.S. and an acute shortage of women in the industry.
To meet this challenge, SoftwareGR has implemented BitCamp, a one-day hands-on introductions to the Software Development profession for 7th and 8th grade girls – presented in a fun and supportive small-group environment. Each event is hosted by area studios, giving our students a first-hand look into the industry’s day-to-day. No programming experience is necessary. The emphasis is on learning by doing.
**A limited number of scholarships tickets are available. Please contact [email protected] for more information.**
This BitCamp is $25 and each girl will receive a t-shirt, BitCamp bag and a flash drive bracelet.
Location:Open Systems Technologies (OST)
605 Seward Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
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