COMMUNITY & EVENTS

Re:Coded brings together amazing community members in Iraq and Turkey to participate in technology and entrepreneurial events throughout the year. Check out some of our past and future events to see how you can get involved!

 
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istanbul social innovation hackathon

Hacking the Glass Ceiling: Tech Solutions for Gender Equality

December 8 - 10th, Impact Hub Istanbul

The Istanbul Social Innovation Hackathon challenges developers, designers, entrepreneurs, humanitarians and gender advocates to develop tech-based solutions addressing gender equality issues. It is your turn to hack the glass ceiling and stand together with women and girls around the world! 

 
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ERBIL social innovation hackathon 

Re:Coded organized the first ever Social Innovation Hackathon in Iraq bringing together more than 50 developers, designers, social entrepreneurs, and community members to build creative technology solutions to help improve the lives of refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. The hackathon was organized in partnership with IOM and Zain Iraq. 

 
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refugee code week 

In partnership with SAP, Re:Coded will run the inaugural “Refugee Code Week” across Turkey and Iraq from October 15-22, 2017, introducing coding basics to youth in both camp and urban locations. 

Interested in signing up to be a volunteer trainer? No coding skills are required to teach kids SCRATCH! We'll give you all the skills and resources you'll need to succeed. All you need to bring is your passion and drive to help others. 

 
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MONTHLY SPEAKER EVENTS

Each month, Re:Coded invites inspiring developers, start-up founders or technology experts to our bootcamp locations to give workshops, talks and training to our fellows and the general public. Topics range from the future of work, game development, open source technology, design thinking, designing for social impact, to personal stories of success and failure in the industry. Details for our speaker sessions will be posted each month on our Facebook page so stay tuned!