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JavaScript for Beginners - Build Your First Web App with EmberJS

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JavaScript for Beginners - Build Your First Web App with EmberJS


This is a JavaScript beginner workshop that will guide you through building your first web application using EmberJS. It is open for women and those who are non-binary. If you are new to programming and/or JavaScript, this event is just for you!

This is the workshop day event, but to get you ready and setup for the it, please also join us for the installation party the previous day, May 24th. You can RSVP to the installation party here:


To apply for a free spot on this event, you need to RSVP to this event via meetup and also fill out this registration form:


We will let you know if you are accepted to the event by mid May.


JavaScript is a dynamic programming language commonly used for building websites today. Knowing how to build JavaScript applications does not only enable you to build your own web projects and share them with everyone on the web, but it can also be the stepping stone to a career as a web developer.

In this workshop, we’ll teach the basics of the JavaScript programming language and work on building a web application in JavaScript. For this we will also use a JavaScript framework called EmberJS and learn the fundamentals of web apps in general. We’ll meet up Friday night to install all of the software you need, and then spend Saturday learning and writing code.

Total programming novices, system administrators, developers in other languages, and folks who attended workshops like the ones organised by RailsGirls and Code Curious are all welcome. Each participant needs to bring their own computer. If you do not own your own computer, please reach out to the organizers and we'll be sure to arrange something for you..

(Sometimes people ask if the Friday night installfest is mandatory, and yes, it is! It’s a crucial part of the weekend, even if you’ve already gone through the instructions independently. There are a ton of moving parts when setting up a development environment, and the reason that we’re able to get through the curriculum on Saturday is that every single student has had their dev environment checked and has been awarded a sticker for their successes.)

If you have questions or ideas for us, the best way to get in touch is to email an organizer.


To sign up for the workshop please RSVP via meetup **and** fill out the following Google Form:

This event is organised and sponsored by simplabs:
co.up community space
Adalbertstraße 8 · Berlin, BE
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