Code Chrysalis co-founder & CEO, Kani Munidasa will be sharing his views on the ongoing "learn how to code!" trend. He'll be going in-depth as well on what he's learned running Code Chrysalis and seeing how COVID19 has affected the industry. He'll be covering: * How the economic downturn could affect the tech industry * Why it is important to up-skill right now * What types of skills are needed * How Code Chrysalis curriculum is tailored to handle the post-COVID world * How Code Chrysalis grads are differentiated from others * How a bootcamp compares to a traditional IT degree * How to strategize your timing to start a bootcamp *ABOUT KANI MUNIDASA* As an executive at EMC (now Dell EMC), Greenplum, and Pivotal Labs, Kani helped industry leaders transform the way they build software, drive customer success, innovate, and disrupt businesses across industries in multiple geographies. Born in Japan and raised in Sri Lanka, Kani graduated from Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology with a degree in mechanical engineering, specializing in robotics. He worked in Japan and then the US for 18 years, before deciding to leave Pivotal to explore his passion for education by graduating from and working at Hack Reactor. He relocated to Tokyo from San Francisco in 2017 to co-found Code Chrysalis. ******* This will be happening at 1:30PM JST / 12:30PM SGT. Please note that this event will be held in English. ******** This event will be held on Zoom here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eF3G0hoyR-eaX4LDZjNlvw ******** *WHO IS THIS EVENT FOR?* ✅ People interested in learning how to code ✅ People interested in making a career change ✅ People interested in Code Chrysalis *SCHEDULE 🗓* 13:30 - Presentation by Kani Munidasa 14:00 - Q&A 14:20 - Wrap-up & End *ABOUT CODE CHRYSALIS* Code Chrysalis is a Tokyo-based 🗼 coding school providing a full-time and part-time programming courses in English and Japanese. Join us in-person or take our classes remotely. See why we are an industry leader in technical education in Japan 🗾. We also put on free workshops and events for the community, so follow us for the latest! To find out more about us, please go to our website: https://www.codechrysalis.io/ Follow us on... YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/c/codechrysalis Medium Blog - https://medium.com/code-chrysalis Note Blog - https://note.com/codechrysalis Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/codechrysalis Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/codechrysalis Twitter - https://www.twitter.com/codechrysalis 日本語版 Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/codechrysalisJP LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/school/code-chrysalis/ ** Code Chrysalis will be documenting this event. Photographs, audio and/or video recorded by Code Chrysalis, or others on behalf of Code Chrysalis, at this event may include your image or likeness. By registering to attend this event, you agree that Code Chrysalis may use such recorded content for any purpose without compensation to you.
Our students are partnering with mymizu to hack on some projects that can help with sustainability and saving our environment. More details to come. This will be available online.