Check out “Code Girl” and learn how the Technovation Challenge is changing the minds of young women by challenging them to solve problems through code. Make it a family affair and come to the screening of “Code Girl” at Google Fiber, RSVP here
CodeGirl Film Screening, Thursday, April 7, 6:00 to 9:00PM
By 2017, the app market will be valued at $77 billion. Over 80% of these developers are male. The Technovation Challenge aims to change that by empowering girls worldwide to develop apps for an international competition. From rural Moldova to urban Brazil to suburban Massachusetts, CodeGirl follows teams who dream of holding their own in the world’s fastest-growing industry. The winning team gets $10K to complete and release their app, but every girl discovers something valuable along the way. Check out the trailer here.
All ages are invited to join high school-aged girls from around the world as they try to better their community through technology and collaboration in this thrilling, heartfelt documentary. Admission is free. Snacks and drinks will be hosted by Google Fiber. Doors open at 6:00 and the film begins at 6:30. RSVP here by Monday, April 4.