Scratch is the foundational tool for early computational education and creative thinking. Whether you are new to Scratch or a Scratch expert, this annual conference is a unique opportunity to meet other educators from around the world and share best practices in Scratch programming.
EPAM is excited to host the Scratch Conference 2017 in Budapest to share our work with the platform through our social responsibility initiative, EPAM e-Kids. Through hands-on challenges and close mentoring opportunities with 700+ EPAM employees around the world, the e-Kids program encourages over 1,200 young children to explore software engineering and learn coding.
Currently, we are calling for speakers. Share your Scratch projects, successes, and challenges with conference attendees by submitting your talk by April 1, 2017. For additional information on the different formats for speaking opportunities, please visit the link below.
CRAFT, a four-day international conference about software craftsmanship, will focus on new technologies, trends, methods, and practices for modern developers and companies. Attendees can learn from the best speakers and practitioners in our community.
EPAM, a gold sponsor and the master of ceremonies, will host an Advanced Behavior-Driven Development/Test-Driven Development master class workshop on April 25-26, 2017, as well as an Agile meetup on the workshop days.
We are proud to participate in The Street of the Future program which brings technology to everyone regardless of age or profession. This event will take place in Budapest on April 22-23. During the event, EPAM together with our partners, Scratch Foundation, Skool Foundation and Eotvos Lorand University’s IT Faculty, will build a Future Kids playground where children can learn the basics of programming, robotics, and virtual reality.
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At one of the largest career events in the country, graduates and professionals of all levels can meet EPAM and learn about job opportunities. Event attendees will also learn about EPAM’s Java Mentor Program that enables jobseekers to join our company as a Junior Developer after six months of enterprise-level programming training and mentoring with EPAM Hungary senior developers.
At EPAM, our people are at the core of our success. We hope that you will attend the job fair to learn more about joining our team.
Our e-Kids program utilizes the Scratch platform and encourages young children to learn coding through hands-on challenges and close mentoring opportunities with our employees. ScratchMatch is this year’s first full-day Scratch workshop, with our partner Skool. We invite girls between the ages of 8-14 to participate in this educational and fun event, and EPAM employees to help the students throughout the workshop. Sign up to volunteer today!
In January, EPAM will host a meetup about big data with a focus on Apache Spark. Featured speakers and presentations will include:
We hope to see you there!
Organized by the Budapest Big Data Meetup group, EPAM has the opportunity to host the first Big Data meetup in 2017. The following key speakers and experts from the Hungarian big data community will present on key trends and challenges: