Wednesday, November 16, 2016
COMING SOON! I am working on the Girls Hacker Space website. I already have a domain name, the actual website is still under constuction. But I'm working on it! And it's confirmed that now every month there is going to be a workshop about MIT app inventor at coderdojo Klein-Brabant. I will also give a MIT app inventor session on the day of science at 'Ingenieursvereninging'. https://ie-net.be/nieuws/vraagt-je-kindkleinkind-zich-soms-af-hoe-apps-gemaakt-worden
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Today was the first workshop of the Girls Hacker Space. We have been working on it for a while now and coderdojo finally gave us a chance to give our first workshop about MIT app inventor! I had a lot of fun helping the girls and I think they liked it to. Here a couple of photos.
Saturday, April 30, 2016
I gave a workshop Scratch at the Girl Tech Fest in Brussels. I was also invited at Radio 1 to speak about the Girl Tech Fest event in the program Bonus.
Radio 1 Bonus we discussed about: Why is it so difficult to get girls in technology? And above all: what can you do?
12 (!) year-old Manon Van Hoorebeke is European Digital Girl 2014. Her mother Ilse Bracke works also in IT. They believe that technology and computers indeed are interesting for girls, they explain it in a duo talk in Bonus.
Monday, April 25, 2016
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
On 10 March 2016 I took part in UNESCO’s flagship ICT in education event Mobile Learning Week as part of a panel discussing Improving Pedagogy and the relevance of learning.
After the panel discussion I also gave an interview.
You can read all about it in the following link.
A digital girl on a mission to Unesco Mobile Learning Week 2016
Thank you Unesco for inviting me to participate.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
On 21th Octobre I went to Lissabon where I was invited by de European Community to speak at ICT2015 conference. It was the first time I was in Lissabon. I spoke about my experience as European Digital Girl and participated to a speed mentoring for girls also talking about the importance about more technology in education. My trip was possible with the help of Coderdojo Belgium - Thank you for this opportunity.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
On the 7th of october I was invited to speak to Paris at the Lady Pitch Night. I was very glad I could speak at this event of Girl in Tech (GIT Paris). I saw a lot of new amazing startups. Thank you Roxanne Varza & GIT Paris for the invitation to this great event.