{Session 1} Build a Career in Web3 - Learn to create a token on Polygon

GDG Kigali
Wed, Dec 21, 2022, 3:30 PM (CAT)

In this latest instalment of Metaschool's web3 live coding camps, you'll learn how to create a token on Polygon, a leading Ethereum scaling solution. You'll also learn about the many career opportunities available in the Web3 ecosystem.

About this event

​In this latest instalment of Metaschool's web3 live coding camps, you'll learn how to create a token on Polygon, a leading Ethereum scaling solution. You'll also learn about the many career opportunities available in the Web3 ecosystem.

​We believe,

​The best way to learn web3 is to build on it!

​🔮 Coding camp - what are you going to learn?

  1. ​Intro to web3 and Polygon Network
  2. ​A quick walkthrough of the content
  3. ​Writing you token smart contract
  4. ​Deploying your token on Polygon testnet

​You can take a look at the Polygon token project here.

​Note: this is a live and exclusive session, there will be no video recordings of it. We'd love it if you make a little time for it and come by!


🔮 Additional activities and rewards

  • ​Career opportunities in web3
  • ​Q&A
  • ​Exclusive NFT giveaway at the end of the session

⚡️ Prerequisites

​In order to keep the session exciting and fun, we do require you to do the following BEFORE you join the session. It's pretty easy and will save all of us time. 👇🏼

  1. ​Basics of any programming language
  2. ​A laptop with Zoom installed & a decent internet connection
  3. ​Installed Remix IDE
  4. ​Set up Quicknode Account


​🧑🏽‍💻 Who's teaching?

​Aswin Kumar is the Web3 Content Engineer in charge of creating this exciting project and he'll be walking everyone through how they make their token.

​He recently taught this course at the Istanbul Blockchain Week and wowed the audience when they all had their Polygon tokens in max 1 hour!


🚨 Don't forget to join our Discord before the session starts

​All questions & discussions during the session are done in the #coding-camp channel on our Discord 👉🏼 https://discord.gg/kK8CWaABnV

​Rarely do discussions take place in the Zoom chat box, so make sure you're set up 🎉

​Doing so will really keep you on track during the session and you will also be able to find likeminded friends to help you out if you're stuck.

​Once you follow the Discord link above, click on 🦄 emoji in #start-here channel upon joining. It will open up all channels to you.


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