What we're about

Women Who Code is the largest and most active community of engineers dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We envision a world where women are representative as technical executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers. Our programs are designed to get you there.

Who should join?

Our community is for professional women in technology careers, including software engineers, developers, UX/UI designers, data scientists and more. Current and aspiring coders are welcome. Bring your laptop and a friend!

What to expect?

Our events offer free hands-on technical events, study groups, panel discussions, lightning talks, and keynotes featuring influential tech industry experts, innovators, and investors. We help you build the skills you need to raise your professional profile and achieve greater career success.

Support us:

WWCode relies on donations to support this catalytic movement. Funding directly impacts our ability to deliver programs and expand to more cities, ensuring that even more women have the opportunity to excel in tech careers. womenwhocode.com/donate

Share a Job with our Community:

Post your jobs on the Women Who Code Job Board and hire from our exclusive community of technical professionals. Get started at womenwhocode.com/companies.

Code of Conduct:

WWCode is an inclusive community, dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, age, religion, socioeconomic status, caste, creed, political affiliation, or preferred programming language(s). Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. We do not tolerate harassment of members in any form.

Our Code of Conduct applies to all WWCode events and online communities. Read the full version and access our incident report form at http://www.womenwhocode.com/codeofconduct

Terms of Service:

Everyone who participates in our community agrees to abide by our Terms of Service. Read it at http://www.womenwhocode.com/tos

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Read it at http://www.womenwhocode.com/privacy-policy

Connect with #WWCode London:

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/wwcodelondon

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wwcodelondon

Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/wwcodelondon/

Slack: https://bit.ly/wwcodelondonslack

#WWCode Global Network

Facebook: https://facebook.com/womenwhocode

Twitter: https://twitter.com/womenwhocode

Code Review: bit.ly/WWCodeReview

Github: https://github.com/orgs/WomenWhoCode

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Upcoming events (4+)

Machine Learning competition

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Machine Learning competition for beginners

In this 5-weeks Machine learning competition, we will learn to solve a time-series prediction problem.

This ML system development is separated into 4 sections: Data analysis, Feature extraction, Model development and Evaluation. They are also the 4 general processes in most of the ML problems.

The first week, we will have a kick-off event to introduce the dataset and Machine learning system set-up.

After that, we will introduce to every participant a general method for each section on each week’s event. There will also be some feedback and Q&A sessions with WWCode’s members for your questions during this competition.

In the last event, we will choose one person among all the attendees who finished this competition. The lucky star will be awarded a £50 Amazon coupon and a free WWCode T-shirt.

The competition will also be published in WWCode London Machine learning channel.

  • Competition introduction
  • Data analysis and code review.
  • Feature extraction code review
  • Model training code review
  • Evaluation code review and competition summary.

👩🏽‍💻 About Women Who Code
Women Who Code is the largest and most active community of engineers dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We envision a world where women are representative as technical executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers. Our programs are designed to get you there.
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👩🏽‍💻 Code of Conduct
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Zero Trust Security for Your APIs with MuleSoft: WWCode Global Partner Event

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🔒 Join the WWCode Global team and our Partner MuleSoft to level up your knowledge on API Security and how to protect your API ecosystems using Zero Trust Security.🔒

🤝 About WWCode Partners and Partner Events

Women Who Code Partners are organizations that work with us to provide opportunities and educational content to help empower you to excel in your technology career. Our Partners are passionate about supporting a more equitable and diverse industry. Join these events for great content from technology leaders and to hear about opportunities to work with our Partners.

🗓️ About This Event: Zero Trust Security for Your APIs

Are you a mid-level developer or an architect who’s curious about API Security and how to achieve it? In that case, MuleSoft is excited to help!

APIs are the building blocks of your application network. They are the medium of communication and participate in a lot of data transactions. As per Gartner’s report, API abuse will be the most frequent vector attack, and it’s quite evident. We have heard about API abuses and attacks quite often. To protect your APIs and provide complete security, we will adopt the Zero Trust Security model.

Join this event to learn about:

  • The Zero Trust Model and its architecture.
  • How to implement Zero Trust Security in easy steps.
  • API Security.
  • How to protect your API ecosystems using Zero Trust Security.

Why you should attend:

  • If you work in API Security, come to sharpen your skills and learn about Zero Trust Security.
  • If you work in a different tech area or are new to security, gain a valuable introduction to API Security.
  • Connect and network with other members of the WWCode community and API Security experts from MuleSoft.
  • Hear about opportunities to work with MuleSoft.
  • Have your questions answered about API Security and more!

We look forward to seeing you there!

👩‍💻 About the Speaker

Akshata Sawant is a MuleSoft Developer Advocate at Salesforce. She has co-authored the book titled “MuleSoft for Salesforce Developers.” Her skill set includes MuleSoft Developer and Architect. Her education qualification includes Bachelor's in Information Technology. She's been an active member of the MuleSoft Community — a former MuleSoft Ambassadress and a MuleSoft Meetup Leader in London/Mumbai/Manchester.

💻 This is an online event. Register now.

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📣 ​Help Spread the Word!

Let other technologists know about the opportunity to learn about API Security and meet representatives from MuleSoft. We encourage you to share the following message in your professional networks:

Register now for the Women Who Code Global Partner event, “Zero Trust Security for Your APIs” to learn about API Security from WWCode Partner MuleSoft on November 30 at 12:00 PM ET. Register now: womenwhocode.com/cloud/events #WWCode #WWCode-cloud

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Code of Conduct + Issue Reporting
Women Who Code is dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community. Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. Because we value the safety and security of our members and strive to have an inclusive community, we do not tolerate harassment of members or event participants in any form.
Our Code of Conduct applies to all Women Who Code events.

Any issues? Reach out to [masked].

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The Christmas Coding Challenge

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Summary:
The Christmas Coding Challenge gives you at least 1 hour of coding practice every day for the 25 days leading to Christmas. As part of the challenge, you will be able to meet and connect with others doing the challenge and motivate each other.

Share your GitHub / GitLab repository with WWCode to get your certificate of completion!

Let the journey begin!

Rules of the WWCode London Christmas Coding Challenge:

  • Code for minimum an hour a day.
  • Every your day of coding, submit your work on the GitHub / GitLab. We will look at your account at the end of the challenge! If you need a help with GitHub, have a look at our GitHub Workshop and tips!
  • Share your journey in social media with the following hashtags: #25DaysOfCode #ChristmasCodingChallenge #WWCodeLondon
  • After 25th of December share link to your repository in WWCode London Slack channel #christmas-coding-challenge

If you want, you can reach out to other women who code member who is also doing the challenge to help each other! You can find your coding buddy in the WWCode London Slack channel #christmas-coding-challenge!

What to code?
Don’t know where to start and don’t have any projects in your mind? We have some tips for you!

  • Register at www.hackerrank.com. They will send you a coding task everyday!
  • Register at LeetCode.com and start with easy problems to solve. You also can go through their courses on Algorithms and Data structure and checkout WWCode London lectures on Algorithms and Data structure here: https://github.com/WomenWhoCode/WWCode-London
  • Had an idea for a while to implement? Create your own repository and contribute in it!

Benefits of the 25 Days of Coding Challenge:

  • Boost your coding skills!
  • Meet and collaborate with others working on the challenge!
  • Building a challenging project would build coding momentum!
  • Display project on Github to share with family, friends and potential employers!
  • Finally, beat a procrastination with starting a project!

👩🏽‍💻 About Women Who Code
Women Who Code is the largest and most active community of engineers dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We envision a world where women are representative as technical executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers. Our programs are designed to get you there.
Join us on Slack
Email us: [masked]
Follow us:

👩🏽‍💻 Code of Conduct
WWCode London events are dedicated to providing inclusive & safe experiences for everyone. Before attending please read our code of conduct. Read the full version and access our incident report form here.

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Intro to Micro Front Ends

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Intro to Micro Front Ends

Architecting micro-frontends can be challenging. The right micro-frontends approach can provide many benefits for organizations. But poorly architected approach can sometimes lead to many critical issues (performance, complexity, big cognitive load).

In this talk, Oleksandr will explore how we can keep micro frontends simple with the help of Module Federation and enable independent release flows in modern web applications.

This talk will cover:

  • What are micro frontends?
  • Benefits and risks
  • Overview of modern modular monolith web apps
  • Enabling distributed frontends using Module Federation
  • Live Demo of Client Side Rendering with Module Federation
  • Live Demo Server Side Rendering with Module Federation

Agenda
19:00 - 19:10 - Welcome speech and introduction from WWCode
19:10 - 19:45 - Oleksandr's Talk
19:45 - 20:00 - Q&A and wrapping up the session

🎙️ Speaker
Oleksandr Khivrych
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Oleksandr is a Senior Frontend Engineer at Beamery. He focuses on Full Stack web development and building DevOps infrastructure for his services and frontend apps. Over the last four years, Oleksandr has focused on implementing a micro-frontend architecture in many organizations. He is also an active speaker at the conferences and meetups and an Open Source contributor.

👩🏻 Event Host

Nadia Zhuk, Developer Relations Engineer at Intercom
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Nadia is a self-taught full-stack software engineer, a book author, and a career mentor. Before teaching herself to code, she had worked as a translator and a journalist. Nadia is passionate about bringing more people from non-STEM backgrounds into tech, and she tries to achieve this through blogging, public speaking, and volunteering. She is a Lead at Women Who Code London and a career mentor at Meet a Mentor.

👩🏽‍💻 About Women Who Code
Women Who Code is the largest and most active community of engineers dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. We envision a world where women are representative as technical executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers. Our programs are designed to get you there.
Join us on Slack
Email us: [masked]
Follow us:

👩🏽‍💻 Code of Conduct
WWCode London events are dedicated to providing inclusive & safe experiences for everyone. Before attending please read our code of conduct. Read the full version and access our incident report form here.

Past events (252)

Book Club: Clean Code by Robin Martin

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