πŸ‘©β€πŸ’» She Codes is a Coding Workshop for Women

Access a new career in Technology

She Codes teaches coding, design and management skills to women
Only 25 spots available!



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Mission

She Codes is here to help

Women hold 25% of coding jobs and earn 30% less money than men. She codes is here to help bridge the gender gap in the tech programming industry by providing a solid introduction to product development, product design and product management.

  • 1. Product Development

    Learn how the Internet works, about front-end development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) and basic coding practices.

  • 2. Product Design

    Learn the basics of User-Experience (UX) a User Interface (UI) design so you can convert your sketches into actual pixels.

  • 3. Product Management

    Learn about how to validate an idea, the tools to manage a project and how to have conversations with developers.

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Cost

She Codes is a non-profit but we need your help

We only ask you for a donation of to cover logistics costs for example transport, hosting, domain names, etc. The workshop is limited to 25 women only. View our list of workshops to learn more.
If you have the motivation, but not enough financial resources, send us an e-mail and we will try to find a solution!

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She Codes Teachers

You are in good company

Matt

Matt Dellac

πŸ€“ Full-stack engineer

She Codes Founder
Uplabs CEO
Y Combinator alumni
@dellacm

Sofia

Sofia F. Rocha

πŸ‘©β€πŸ’» Developer

UI Designer & front-end developer
Developer at Unbabel
@sofiafrocha

Celina

Celina Cabral

🎨 Designer

Independent Brand and UI/UX designer
@celinacabral

Emily

Emily Sutton

πŸ“ˆ Product manager

Product Manager of Editing Interfaces at Unbabel @emilology

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She Codes Staff

We are here to help

Sten

Beatriz Xavier

πŸ—“ Lisbon Event coordinator

She Codes Alumni
Management student
@tizxavier

Gozde

Gozde Demirsoy

πŸŽ‰ Community Manager

Account manager in digital marketing
@gzdmrsy

Celina

Jamie Reese

πŸ—“ Porto Event coordinator

@unofficialreese

Matt

Matt Dellac

πŸ‘¨β€πŸš€ Founder

She Codes Founder
Uplabs founder
Y Combinator founder
@dellacm

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Program

2 days, 3 classes for 12 hours

Class 1

Coding Basics
with Matt

  • HTTP
  • HTML / CSS

You'll have a basic understanding of how the internet works, how to hold a conversation with a developer and how to create a web page.

Class 2

UI Development
with Matt and Celina

  • UI Design
  • Advanced CSS

You'll be able to convert an idea into actual pixels.

Class 3

Web Development
with Matt

  • Front end vs Back end
  • JavaScript basics

You'll understand how programming languages work and why they are so powerful.

Class 4

Product development
with Matt and Emily

  • Development workflow
  • Product management

You'll understand how to launch a product from idea to production.
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Quotes

What the community thinks of She Codes

5/5 - Highly recommended

β€œSuch a great and engaging experience. Everyone who's curious about coding and tech should apply for this course. Increase your knowledge about this exciting industry and get inspired by people from various backgrounds.”
Maud Mosterd, She Codes 1.0 Alumni

β€œWomen are dramatically under-represented across the tech industry - something we believe is important to address. That's why we're proud to host She Codes for their first course at Second Home Lisboa and help offer an opportunity for women in Lisbon to learn more about coding and develop their skills.”
Lucy Crook, General Manager @ Second Home Lisboa

5/5 - Highly recommended

β€œWhen i first applied, I immediately thought this program would be an excellent opportunity for me to learn more about coding and this project delivered it, I loved it and not only did I learn about the basics of the front end coding world and a little bit of back end but I made friends with women...”
InΓͺs LeΓ³nidas, She Codes 1.0 Alumni

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Upcoming Workshops

Applications now open


November 17 and November 18
2018
She Codes 8.0 From 10:00 to 18:00 Cost €100 incl. VAT

Second Home Lisboa
Mercado de Ribeira,
Avenida 24 de Julho,
1200-479 Lisboa
Portugal πŸ‡΅πŸ‡Ή

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November 24 and December 1
2018
She Codes 9.0 From 10:00 to 18:00 Cost €100 incl. VAT

Second Home Lisboa
Mercado de Ribeira,
Avenida 24 de Julho,
1200-479 Lisboa
Portugal πŸ‡΅πŸ‡Ή

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December 8 and December 9
2018
She Codes 10.0 From 10:00 to 18:00 Cost Β£100 incl. VAT

Second Home Spitalfields
68 Hanbury St,
London E1 5JL
UK πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§

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December 15 and December 16
2018
She Codes 11.0 From 10:00 to 18:00 Cost €50 incl. VAT

UPTEC
Allen 455
R. Alfredo Allen
4200-135 Porto
Portugal πŸ‡΅πŸ‡Ή

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January 12 and January 13
2019
She Codes 12.0 From 10:00 to 18:00 Cost €100 incl. VAT

To be announced
Berlin
Germany πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ

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Past Workshops

September 2018

In Lisbon, Portugal πŸ‡΅πŸ‡Ή

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Certificate

At the end of the workshop, you will receive a free Verified Certificate from She Codes certifying that you have gone through the entire workshop.

She Codes Certificate
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Our Sponsor

Thanks to our amazing sponsor who are providing venues for our workshops.

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FAQ

If you have any other questions just get in touch!

Do I need a laptop?

Yes, you’ll need to bring a fully charged laptop with you. Windows or Mac doesn’t matter. Ideally, you should feel comfortable using this computer for daily tasks.

Do I need to know how to code?

No, we’ll start from scratch assuming you’ve never coded before. If you already have some knowledge, you’ll still learn a lot!

Why only for woman?

Women hold 25% of coding jobs (vs 35%+ twenty years ago), earn 30% less money than men in an industry soon to be the biggest in the world. Let’s change that!

Will I be able to get a job after the program?

After the workshop, you'll know if you want to become a product designer, developer or manager. We'll provide you guidelines to deepen your skills however, you won't be ready to take on a new job opportunity... yet!

Do I need to speak English?

Yes, all classes will be in English.

Can I get a refund?

No, as your donation is covering logistics, we won't be able to process any refunds.

Do I need to come to all sessions?

Yes, this is to make sure you get a solid overview of the product development industry.

Can I mention the certificate on my CV?

Yes, you'll receive a certificate if you attend all sessions.

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Are you interested?

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