Building Women Who Code in Tokyo Himi Sato 3rd March, 2016 @ try!Swift
About me • Himi Sato ( @himisanta ) • Co-founder of Women Who Code Tokyo (from 2014) ❤ LOVE ❤ Music, Traveling, Kickboxing & Swift! ( but very NEW )
More About me!! • German Linguistics & Literature, Bachelor’s Degree • My Past Job : Worked for a logistics company treating especially dangerous materials ( like chemical, medicine, oil etc ) Domestic transportation department Having some rare licences…
WHAT SHOULD I TALK ?
The meaning of “Building”
• Building Community • Building In Code • Building My Own Skills
What is Women Who Code Tokyo ? • the first branch in Japan for WWCode - a global nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers.
Our Community Members Cities Countries 50,000+ 60+ 20+
Tokyo Past Upcoming Members Meetups Meetups 420 67 5 as of March, 2016
Thank you, Our hosts!
Why did I start ?
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Why Swift ?
What I did • Taking a iOS development course for 1 month • Learning through some online sites (like Udemy) • Studying with WWCT’s member together at meetups
Current state of the women engineer in Japan from the survey by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, published January 2015
We are all NEW
人間万事塞翁が馬 A joyful evening may follow a sorrowful morning
♡ THANK YOU ♡ Himi Sato 3rd March, 2016 @ try!Swift