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Career Transitioning To Tech - Latinx Alumni of General Assembly Programs

馃寪 Virtual Events 馃寪
Wed, May 13, 2020, 4:00 PM (PDT)

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About this event

Agenda:

  • Learn more about what a bootcamp education model is really like.
  • Learn about your career options in web programming, UX design, or data science.
  • Hear from other Techqueria members about their experiences going through career changes in tech. 

Panelist include:

  • Jazmin Campos, CEO OVRFLW Digital (Austin)
  • Jurgen Arias, Data Scientist (DC) 
  • Brenda Hali, CEO Bumblebee Data (DC)

Programming partner: General Assembly helps create opportunities for more people to work and grow in the digital age. For the past 8 years, they have been working so that more people can pursue careers in technology and more companies can discover the talent that exists, having graduated more than 80,000 people. Their intensive 12-week bootcamp programs focus on students finding real jobs upon completion. In this virtual event, you will learn how General Assembly supports Latinxs in the United States through their educational offerings and career services.

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Qu茅 es General Assembly? GA es una organizaci贸n conocida por abrir oportunidades para que m谩s personas puedan trabajar y crecer en la era digital. Desde hace 8 a帽os trabajan para que hayan m谩s personas haciendo carrera en tecnolog铆a y m谩s empresas descubriendo el talento que existe, habiendo graduado a m谩s de 80,000 personas.

Esta nueva tendencia de educaci贸n consiste en formar profesionales en los llamados bootcamps: programas intensivos de 12 semanas que se enfocan en que los alumnos encuentren empleo al acabarlos.

Acompa帽anos en este evento virtual donde 3 ex-alumnos de General Assembly contar谩n su experiencia siendo Latinxs en EE.UU. que cambiaron el rumbo de su carrera al aprender habilidades muy demandadas en el sector de tecnolog铆a.

  • Aprender qu茅 es el modelo de educaci贸n bootcamp
  • Entender que es la programaci贸n web, el dise帽o UX y la ciencia de datos
  • Saber c贸mo General Assembly apoya a Latinxs en EE.UU. para estudiar nuestros cursos
  • Conocer como General Assembly te conecta con ofertas de empleo al terminar el curso

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