Mimmit koodaa GAMES!

#mimmitkoodaa -program was launched in 2018 with the emphasis on encouraging women to learn coding. The underlaying idea is to get more women to see the software industry as a potential workplace in the future. During the first year 3500 women enrolled into the program, and 38 hands-on coding workshops were executed in cooperation with 19 software companies.

NOW #mimmitkoodaa goes GAMES! #mimmitkoodaa GAMES starts winter 2019 and includes on top of traditional game development and front end development e.g. game engines, monetisation systems, multiplayer environments and much more!

Worlds best game developers (and finest of Finland) host both beginner level and advanced workshops, to which women interested in game development have the unique opportunity to participate. All workshops are hands-on coding experiences and are executed during weekends (typically Saturdays). Beginner level workshops do not require previous knowledge of coding.

You can check out the enrolled game companied and upcoming workshops on this site. By subscribing to the #mimmitkoodaa GAMES newsletter you will be the first to know of the published workshops. All workshops are free-of-charge to participants.

#mimmitkoodaa GAMES is brought to you by Finnish Software and eBusiness Association in cooperation with Neogames.

More information on #mimmitkoodaa GAMES? Contact Milja Köpsi; milja@mimmitkoodaa.fi

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