Students that are interested in STEM or tech careers outside of software engineering are invited to take part in this special event at American University in Washington, DC!
Targeted at young women grades 5-9.
- Understand how predictive models impact you in your daily life
- Learn fundamentals of using data to predict outcomes
- Build and test predictive models using popular data modeling tools
There are a limited number of seats available for this event, so please register early!
For only $25*, all students receive a t-shirt, swag, three hours of hands-on programming that teaches them the fundamentals of predictive analytics.
Do I need to know how to use a computer before I attend this event?
Girls who have the most fun and are most successful in this workshop have basic computer skills before attending.
These participants are able to navigate and control a computer on their own and understand concepts such as double clicking, clicking and dragging, how to open and close applications, and internet browsers.
What do I do on the day of?
Arrive at 9am for the morning session and 1:30pm for the afternoon session. Follow the signage to the classroom.
We will begin checking students in at 9am and 1:30pm
Are there minimum age requirements to enter the event?
The event is targeted at young women grades 5-9, but with strong computing skills a younger attendee will enjoy themselves.
What do I need to bring?
If you'd like to bring paper for notes, we recommend a notebook. Bringing a computer is not necessary.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.girlsplusdata.org for more information
What is the refund policy?
At this time our partnership with EventZilla does not allow refunds.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, this is not necessary.
*Registration increases after 1/31. Limited needs-based scholarships are also available. See www.girlsplusdata.org for more information.