EU Code Week in full swing with +10,000 coding events in 53 countries

Publication date: October 17, 2016

Thousands of coding events are taking place in Europe and beyond this week. Follow @CodeWeekEU and #codeEU on Twitter to get the latest news.



The French Minister of Education kicked of Code Week France by visiting a school in Paris.

The German Digital Champion, Geesche Joost, greeted participants in a coding event in Hamburg.

In Italy some schools got a head start on 11 October.

Is this a world record?

Coding also done without computers. Here pearl patterns with pre-school students.

In Bulgaria, Eva Paunova, Member of the European Parliament, took part in a coding event.

Don’t miss what is going on during @AfricaCodeWeek which takes place in 30 countries on the African continent. The goal is to engage 150,000 people

Coding and making – great combination!

Coding super powers.

Many hackathons are taking place.

As are events just for girls.