• Web Development for Beginners

    BrainStation Vancouver

    You MUST RSVP through our event page here: http://bit.ly/2JnFuZv Web Development for Beginners will provide you with a basic understanding of Web Development, focusing on how languages like HTML, CSS, and JavaScript come together to create websites. We’ll discuss the various components that make up a web page, how programming isn’t just for developers, and how this discipline is transferable across diverse industries. If you’re curious to dive deeper into web technologies, this 90-minute workshop is an excellent precursor to our Professional Development Certificate Course while offering a sense of the BrainStation learning experience. You'll have a chance to explore our learning model, custom portal and learn from an industry expert. *Please remember to bring a charged laptop to the workshop as outlet space is limited. *Event is non-refundable and non-transferable. Topics - How websites are created using programming languages - The scope and variety of programming languages that exist - Tools and environments utilized by web developers - HTML, CSS and JavaScript as foundational languages in Web Development

  • BrainStation Vancouver Part-Time Info Session

    Brainstation Vancouver

    You MUST RSVP through our event page here to reserve your spot: http://bit.ly/2QbCGiI Interested in building your digital skills? Our part-time professional development programs offer flexible scheduling options to suit your lifestyle. Our goal is to empower you through cutting-edge digital skills training, programs, workshops and events. If you're not sure which course is right for you or your career goals, join us for this 60-minute will provide you with an opportunity to explore the BrainStation learning environment and custom portal, curriculum and enrolment options.

  • BrainStation Vancouver Full-Time Info Session

    BrainStation Vancouver

    You MUST RSVP through our event page here: http://bit.ly/2MIDUUo Interested in building your digital skills? You've come to the right place. BrainStation offers full-time career transformation programs in Web Development, User Experience Design, and Data Science. Each program immerses you in 400+ hours of in-class instruction, project work and collaboration to prepare you for your new career. If you're not sure what's best for your career goals, this info session provides an opportunity to explore the BrainStation learning environment, review payment options, and get a sense of the curriculum.

  • Social Media Marketing

    BrainStation Vancouver

    **You MUST RSVP through our event page here to reserve your spot: http://bit.ly/2xb6bs3 This Social Media Marketing Workshop will provide you with a fundamental understanding of what digital marketing consists of, while focusing on the social media component of the practice. We'll take a look at what new realities social media has created and where its value lies within these digital platforms. We’ll also look at assembling a social strategy for a brand and how serves the overall marketing strategy. If digital marketing is something you’re curious to dive deeper into, this 90-minute workshop is an excellent precursor to our Professional Development Certificate Course while offering a sense of the BrainStation learning experience. You'll have a chance to explore our learning model, custom portal and learn from an industry expert. *Please remember to bring a charged laptop to the workshop as outlet space is limited. *Event is non-refundable and non-transferable Topics - The value of Social Media Marketing - Developing high-level social strategies for brands - The utility of Social Media Marketing in broader marketing strategies

  • Content Marketing | Brand Storytelling in the Age of Distraction

    **You MUST RSVP on the BrainStation website to reserve your spot: http://bit.ly/2ZI2w11 As any marketer will tell you, attention spans are not what they used to be. With so much information and content available - at all times - it’s become increasingly difficult to reach consumers. How do you break through the noise? More and more, brands and marketers are replacing traditional marketing and sales jargon with storytelling, creating engaging content that is educational and entertaining. “Everyone loves a good story,” and for good reason: stories are personal and emotional; they build trust with the storyteller; and most importantly, they capture and hold the attention. Join us for a discussion on the art of storytelling through content marketing. Learn how panelists have found brand success by creating a memorable experience for their customers, and their content strategies to keep people engaged in the age of distraction. Speakers Derek Jory - Writer & Social Media for the Vancouver Canucks Amanda Smith - Partner, Engagement at Monday Creative Karm Sumal - Co-Founder and CEO of Daily Hive Watch for more speakers joining this panel! Event Breakdown 6:00PM - Doors open, refreshments & networking 6:30PM - Panel discussion begins, with moderated Q&A 7:45PM - Mingling 8:00PM - Event end

  • UX Principles

    BrainStation Vancouver

    **You MUST RSVP through the event page on the BrainStation website to reserve your spot: http://bit.ly/2ZHoj9a UX Principles will provide you with a basic understanding of the UX Design process and overview of the essential skills UX Designers draw upon. We'll discuss strategies like Design Thinking and Human-Centred Design when designing digital products. We’ll also touch upon how UI Designers work independently and with technical teammates. If you’re curious to dive deeper into UX Design, this 90-minute workshop is an excellent precursor to our Professional Development Certificate Course while offering a sense of the BrainStation learning experience. You'll have a chance to explore our learning model, custom portal and learn from an industry expert. *Please remember to bring a charged laptop to the workshop as outlet space is limited. Topics of Discussion: - Design Thinking and Human-Centred Design principles - UX Design's place within the Digital Product Lifecycle - Various practices within the UX Design umbrella - The development and utility of user personas

  • BrainStation Vancouver Full-Time Info Session

    BrainStation Vancouver

    **You MUST RSVP through the event page on the BrainStation website to reserve your spot: http://bit.ly/2MIDUUo Interested in building your digital skills? You've come to the right place. BrainStation offers full-time career transformation programs in Web Development, User Experience Design, and Data Science. Each program immerses you in 400+ hours of in-class instruction, project work and collaboration to prepare you for your new career. If you're not sure what's best for your career goals, this info session provides an opportunity to explore the BrainStation learning environment, review payment options, and get a sense of the curriculum.

  • Product Management 101

    BrainStation

    **You MUST RSVP through the event page on the BrainStation website to reserve your spot: http://bit.ly/2YbPBUG Product Management 101 will provide you with a basic understanding of a Product Manager's role, processes and essential skills. We'll also review major components that guide the daily responsibilities of a Product Manager and how the role differs from that of a Project Manager. The workshop will close with a hands-on exercise around Minimum Viable Product (MVP) identification and its role in Product Development. If you’re curious to dive deeper into Product Management, this 90-minute workshop is an excellent precursor to our Professional Development Certificate Course while offering a sense of the BrainStation learning experience. You'll have a chance to explore our learning model, custom portal and learn from an industry expert. *Please remember to bring a charged laptop to the workshop as outlet space is limited. *Event is non-refundable and non-transferable. Topics - Product Management's place in the Digital Product Lifecycle - Essential skills and responsibilities of a Product Manager - Differences between Product Management and Project Management - Minimal Viable Product Identification in Product Management

  • Intro to Data Science

    BrainStation Vancouver

    **You MUST RSVP through the event page on the BrainStation website to reserve your spot: http://bit.ly/2Ydu6mG This workshop will provide you with a fundamental understanding of Data Science. You'll familiarize yourself with various tools that Data Scientists use on a daily basis, as well as gain insight towards emerging practices. We'll break down the significance of the field and explain how it differentiates itself from other Data practices. If you’re curious to dive deeper into Data Science, this 90-minute workshop is an excellent precursor to our Professional Development Certificate Course while offering a sense of the BrainStation learning experience. You'll have a chance to explore our learning model, custom portal and learn from an industry expert. *Please remember to bring a charged laptop to the workshop as outlet space is limited. *Event is non-refundable and non-transferable. Topics - Data Science's large-scale applications - Emerging tools and practices in the industry - How to understand the big data problem - Importance of data structures and data models

  • BrainStation Alumni Panel | A Discussion on Transforming Your Career

    **You MUST RSVP through the event page on the BrainStation website to reserve your spot: http://bit.ly/2XywZRR Looking to transform your career? Interested in entering the world of tech but not sure where to start? Join us for a discussion with some of our most successful graduates who will share their experiences before, during and after our Full-Time Programs. BrainStation's Full-Time Programs prepare you for a new career in technology. They are intensive, collaborative and rewarding learning experiences where no two days are the same. Get a chance to hear directly from our graduates about their journey through our program. Their stories highlight the success of our student experience with over 90% of graduates being hired within 6 months.