Join us for Geek Girl Festival 2016, hosted by AkiraChix

It’s that time of year again, when we bring together high school girls from across the country for a day full of technology, learning and fun!

AkiraChix is hosting its fourth annual Geek Girl Festival on Saturday 23rd April 2016

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The goal of this year’s event is to:-

  • Inspire attendees to take up careers in technology
  • Provide a platform for attendees to interact with experts in the technology industry for guidance and mentorship
  • Provide practical technical skills to attendees through training sessions that will be happening during the event
  • Provide a platform for sharing and learning amongst attendees

This event is targeted towards high school and university students who are:-

  • Looking to explore different facets of technology
  • Need career guidance and mentorship
  • Need hands on skills in programming design and hardware

This one day event will involve the following activities:-

  • Breakout training sessions where the girls will:-
    • Learn to build a Web page in a day
    • Build a mobile app in a day
    • Build a game in a day among others

Entry is free to all participants. Food and drink will be provided as well.

To attend, please sign up on this eventbrite page

Want to help out? Sign up to volunteer for this event

Want to partner/sponsor this event? Get in touch with us via contact

[at]akirachix[dot]com


Looking forward to seeing you! Tell a friend!

By | 2017-05-23T17:16:00+00:00 March 30th, 2016|AkiraChix, Community, Events, High School outreach, Mentorship|0 Comments

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