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This event requires registration via Eventbrite. YOU MUST RSVP AT bit.ly/code620 Thinking of changing the course of your career? Dreaming of becoming a developer and launching a career in tech? This is the perfect workshop to test your skills. Join the Wyncode team, our Alumni and Hiring Partners to learn about the Miami tech scene and what opportunities are out there for you to grab. Wyntroduction: a one day fastrack to coding During Wyntroduction you will be immersed in a one-day boot camp experience that is designed for individuals who have little to no experience in programming. All you'll need for this event is a computer that is able to access the internet. Write your first line of code using Ruby, mingle with aspiring developers and technology enthusiasts, and learn from Wyncode Head Instructors as well as the rest of our tech team. You will also have the opportunity to engage with alumni and hear from both developer and hiring partner panels. By the end of the day, you will have your first completed project! - A Little Background on Wyncode: Wyncode immerses ambitious individuals in a demanding and inspiring learning environment engineered to develop successful coders with business acumen. The first of its kind in South Florida, we believe in promoting programming literacy using a disruptive education model and feel that a bootcamp environment is the best way to learn practical and relevant coding skills quickly. Wyncode is licensed by the Florida Department of Education Commission for Independent Education. Wyncode’s 2020 Programs: Full Stack Web Development User Experience & User Interface Design (UX/UI) Immersive Wyncode's network reaches far and wide with over 800+ alumni and more than 350+ hiring partners including Magic Leap, Microsoft, CareCloud, Watsco Ventures, and KIPU Systems among many others. If you are not able to make one of our introductory events, feel free to schedule a discovery call to learn about our programs. Read more about Wyncode on Course Report.
Important Notice: Due to concerns over Coronavirus, we have tentatively scheduled this event for April 27, 2020, but please note this date could change depending on new developments. --- Welcome to Wynspace: coworking for tech professionals Wynspace is a co-working space located in Wynwood and specifically designed for tech professionals. Join us for a launch party where you'll get to know the space, network with other tech pros, meet freelancers and enjoy a drink! Read more about Wynspace.
YOU MUST RSVP TO ATTEND. RSVP VIA bit.ly/wynhack20 Theme: #MobilizingMiami for social good! Build technology that gives Miami the ability to extend its reach of social good. Utilizing innovation to modernize the processes of social work. $10,000 in prize money up for grabs for the top team, as well as a Ford vehicle (!) being donated to a local non-profit!!! We kick off SATURDAY, March 28th! Please arrive between 7:00AM-7:30AM, opening remarks and Hackathon walkthrough begin at 7:30am! Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snacks will be served along with swag for all!!! What is the eMerge Americas Hackathon in partnership with Wyncode? The eMerge Americas Hackathon in partnership with Wyncode is the official hackathon of the eMerge Americas Conference. Teams will have 12 hours to build their project and present their demos to a panel of judges to compete for thousands in prizes. This Hackathon is supported by the amazing teams of Ford, Ultimate Software and Slalom. What is eMerge Americas? eMerge Americas is the premier technology event connecting the Americas held annually at the Miami Beach Convention Center. By connecting global industry leaders and investors with America's top business executives, technology decision-makers, and entrepreneurs, eMerge Americas is transforming Miami into the tech hub of the Americas. In 2019, eMerge Americas attracted more than 16,000 attendees and 4000 participating companies from more than 40 countries. eMerge Americas serves as a catalyst in order to propel innovation and investment in South Florida and Latin America. To learn more about eMerge Americas click here. What is Wyncode? Wyncode Academy is the premier accelerated learning destination in South Florida. Wyncode currently offers in-person courses for Full Stack Web Development, User Experience & User Interface (UX/UI) Design, Front End Web Development, and Digital Marketing in Wynwood, Miami, Florida. Wyncode also has the ability to create custom cohorts and corporate training programs in addition to our newest venture Wyntalent, a consulting service for mid and senior-level dev talent. Wyncode is proud to be licensed by the Florida Department of Education, for more information visit their website. Who can register? We strongly encourage company team registrations as we compete to see who is the best tech team in South Florida! Free Agent Product Designers will be able to join company teams as well, instructions on how to do so below. How can I register? Each team must register their team members with the name of every participant before the registration deadline of March 23rd. Groups of a minimum of two (2) employees and up to five (5) current employees of a single company can form a team for the hackathon. All group members must use their company emails in order to register for a Company Team. Free Agent Product Designers Great digital product creation involves great end-to-end design which means both software development and product design. Since this is a technical hackathon in which teams are judged on software development, we are happy to facilitate putting product design on development teams. As a free agent product designer, signup on Eventbrite as a Free Agent and we will contact you when we have added you to a team. Please confirm your spot on the team within 24 hours. Although prompted, you do not need to use your company information or email to register as a Free Agent. Please keep in mind that hackathon registration closes on March 23rd at 9pm EST. What should I bring on Hackathon day? Your laptop, charger, and any other electronics you may need for the actual hacking part of the hackathon. Will there be prizes? Yes and swag for all! $10,000 Cash Prize to the winning team and a Ford vehicle to a soon to be named non-profit which will help #MobilizeMiami
Keys to Successfully Growing and Managing a Remote Workforce COVID-19 has forced several companies to change their “Work from Home” policies. Hear company leaders share their experiences on how to successfully build and manage remote teams. We will be discussing tools and best practices around: Screening and Interviewing Candidates On-boarding and Integrating New EmployeesManaging TeamsCollaboration and CommunicationGuest Speakers Include Tom Packer,Chief Technology Officer at Xendoo Stephanie Serafine, Director of Application Development at Equisolve Nathan Doctor, CEO at Qualified.io, Codewars.com