“Code Girl” by Lesley Chilcott
Wednesday 7 February, 19:00 (Cinéma Galeries)
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.
For more on the film, click here.
The film will be followed by a panel discussion with:
The screening will be followed by a reception with food and drinks courtesy of Microsoft.
The film is in English and has a run time of 1 hour 47 minutes
Registration on the night starts at 18:30 – Doors close at 19:15.
** Download the handout **
Please note : Seats are allocated on a first come, first served basis & should not be reserved for late-comers
*For health and safety reasons, we reserve the right to refuse entry once we have reached maximum capacity