Russian Programmers Train Elite Students From 18 Countries

More than 100 students from 27 universities in 18 countries participated in the annual coding bootcamp launched in Barcelona by Moscow Workshops ICPC (International Collegiate Programming Contest). Students from the Colorado School of Mines (U.S.), the University of British Columbia Continue reading Russian Programmers Train Elite Students From 18 Countries

US Tops Germany And UK As Best Country To Work For Foreign Talent, Says Study

Felix Todd: A Boston Consulting Group study has found the US is the best country to work for foreign employees looking to relocate, while Germany takes the UK’s previously held number two spot – with political shifts driving the change. Continue reading US Tops Germany And UK As Best Country To Work For Foreign Talent, Says Study

Celebrating Girls’ Day to Encourage More Girls to Explore Tech Careers

What We Did Samsung Electronics Germany took part in Girls’ Day by organizing experience zones that featured activities designed to nurture young women’s digital skills and introduce them to career opportunities in information technology. Background Organized annually since 2001 in Continue reading Celebrating Girls’ Day to Encourage More Girls to Explore Tech Careers

The Intel Foundation Is Betting It Can Transform Refugees Into Tech Workers

  Ben Paynter: The Intel Foundation just gave the International Rescue Committee $1 million to retrain 1,000 German-based refugees for tech jobs. Their plan is to meet the needy where they evacuated with jobs that are actually dependable, and designed Continue reading The Intel Foundation Is Betting It Can Transform Refugees Into Tech Workers

Leading European Technical Colleges Adopt Apple’s Everyone Can Code Initiative

London — Apple today announced 70 colleges and universities in Europe have adopted Everyone Can Code, a comprehensive program designed by Apple to help everyone learn to build mobile apps. These colleges and universities are adopting Apple’s App Development with Continue reading Leading European Technical Colleges Adopt Apple’s Everyone Can Code Initiative