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SEEP_-_21st_Century_and_Coding.pdf

 SEEP_-_21st_Century_and_Coding.pdf

The goal of this talk is to introduce computer programming and it's applications to the audience, and to motivate them to go ahead and just "do it"

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Orjiewuru Kingdom Isaac

July 20, 2017
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  1. 21st Century and Coding

  2. • Orjiewuru Kingdom • Software Engineer @ Andela • Twitter

    @kingisaac95
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  4. What is computer programming (coding)? • Programming is telling a

    computer how to do certain things by giving it instructions. • These instructions are called programs. • A person who writes instructions is a computer programmer. • These instructions come in different languages; they are called programming languages.
  5. Why should you learn how to code? • Technology is

    everywhere • Improve your problem-solving and logic skills • It makes you better at what you already do • Coding know-how can lead to other (and often better) opportunities • Coding skills give you flexibility
  6. Efforts so far to help people learn how to code

    • CoderDojo • CodeLagos • TeenCode Africa
  7. What benefit have been seen thus far? • Career path

    • Impact ◦ Personal life ◦ Community
  8. Career paths • Web Development • Mobile Development • System

    Analysis • DevOps • Game Development • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  9. Applications of programming

  10. Home Automation Classroom Automation Industry Automation

  11. Questions?