[EuroPython-Announce] EuroPython 2019 Django Girls Workshop

M.-A. Lemburg mal at europython.eu
Tue May 28 03:26:35 EDT 2019

Would you like to know about how to build websites, how the internet
works and would you like to try programming your own first blog, but
don’t know where to start? We have good news for you: we are holding a

	    one-day Django Girls workshop for beginners !

	* https://ep2019.europython.eu/events/django-girls/ *

Where and when

The workshop will be held on Monday, July 8th in the EuroPython 2019
conference venue FHNW Campus Muttenz from 09:30 – 17:00.

What to expect

During the workshop you will work through a tutorial in a small group
of three attendees and one coach. Our coaches are software developers
who contribute their time, knowledge and energy for you and Django
Girls. All you need is a working laptop, and we’ll help you with the

You can attend the workshop for free! Your motivation counts, let us
know about it in your application.

Registering for the workshop

The workshop is aimed at women with little or no programming
experience, but may also be useful if you’ve learned a different
discipline (like data science) and would like to learn how to build
websites with Django.

The workshop is free to attend, but you have to apply and be
accepted. We only have 30 seats available for the workshop, and we’ll
pick the best applicants based on the information you provide you
provide on the form.

If you’d like to attend: apply here:


Workshop coaches

We can’t run this workshop without coaches! A coach will be assigned
to each group of 3 attendees. Their job is to support and encourage
their team as they work through the Django Girls tutorial at their own

If you’d like to apply to be a coach, please sign up here:


Sponsors of EuroPython 2019 Django Girls Workshop

- The EuroPython Society is providing the room and catering in our
  training venue, the FHNW Campus Muttenz.

- Nexmo will provide the Django Girls workshop box.

- EntwicklerHeld will provide t-shirts for our coaches.

More information is available on our Django Girls page:


Dates and Venues

EuroPython will be held from July 8-14 2019 in Basel, Switzerland, at
the Congress Center Basel (BCC) for the main conference days (Wed-Fri)
and the FHNW Muttenz for the workshops/trainings/sprints days
(Mon-Tue, Sat-Sun).

Tickets can be purchased on our registration page:


For more details, please have a look at our website and the FAQ:


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