WTM Berlin Android Study Jam - The Graduation

About this event

Agenda 

- Pizzas & Drinks! 

- Talks: 

- Florina Muntenescu: Code, Learn, Share!

- Elena Ognyanova: How to score that tech job

Two interesting talks from two experts that will inspire you to continue learning and reach your dream job.

- Project presentations: 

Time to show your hard work! You'll present your Android project to the audience and receive a certificate of completion for the Android for Beginners Study Jam!

Nicolas Dittberner, from Udacity, will give the awards!

https://www.hub.berlin/en/speaker/nicolas-dittberner

The winners will get a Android Basics Nanodegree voucher!

Please let us know you are going to present your project before the event so we can prepare your certificate!

About our speakers:

Florina passionately works at upday as a Senior Android Developer. She has been writing code for more than 7 years, mostly for Android. Florina keeps a strong focus on clean code and UI/UX. Previous work covered payment solutions at payleven and navigation services at Garmin. Florina is also one of the main contributors to the Android Architectural Blueprints maintained by Google.

Elena has been working in tech recruitment for more than 3 years. She finished her degree in Marketing and Consumer Behaviour in the UK and started her career with an American Software company based in the UK as a talent acquisition expert and later team lead. In 2015, she moved to Berlin and worked with Zalando’s tech teams for 1 year as a tech recruiter. Last summer she went travelling for few months before returning to Berlin and joining Talent.io as a talent advocate, advising the best engineers on landing their dream job. In her free time, Elena is teaching yoga.

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So you want to participate in Android Study Jam?  

Awesome!

Come to the meetup to learn Android development, follow the course Android Development for Beginners or follow the Android Nanodegree, both by Udacity, just choose your level.

No previous knowledge is required for the beginners course.

Some Q&A:

- It's completely free
- It's both for beginners and not-so beginners. 
- It will take place 1st and 3rd TUESDAY of the month
- August-December: Study jam
- Last meetup: 06/12/16
- All at immobilienscout24 (near Ostbahnhof)
- Guys are welcome


This is how we'll work during the study jams:

At home

- Work on your Android course at your own pace.

Meetups

- Learn something that is not part of the course.
- Ask for help to the organizers, coaches and other students.

Online

- Slack: #wtm-study-jam: Send Emojis and ask for help.

Interesting links for you: 

• Follow the GDG Berlin meetups:
  https://www.meetup.com/gdgberlin/events/ 

• Register at Udacity with the Study Jam link:
  https://www.udacity.com/account/affiliate/GoogleStudyJams

• Join the WTM Study Jam Berlin community (discussion forum) on Google+:
  https://plus.google.com/communities/111601803305788208181/ 

• Join the ADG Berlin Slack (chat): 

  http://adg-berlin.herokuapp.com/
  and join channel #wtm-study-jam
  you are very welcome to join other channels as well

• Watch the first video:
  https://www.udacity.com/course/viewer#!/c-ud837/l-4027328704/e-4347158586/m-4329550790/ 

Reach out with any questions, and see you!

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About the program:

Women Techmakers is Google’s brand and global program for women in technology. Women Techmakers provides visibility, community, and resources for women in technology to drive innovation and participation in the field. Women Techmakers events are designed to promote an environment of inclusivity for women in technology, as well as celebrate women leading the industry. We want to advance, grow, and celebrate women developers, designers, and technology entrepreneurs.

https://www.womentechmakers.com

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