Ignite Your Coding Passion at the Code Week 2023 Kick-off Event!

Publication date: October 3, 2023

Calling all tech enthusiasts, educators, and coding enthusiasts from all corners of the world! The countdown has begun, and the excitement is palpable as we gear up for the grand kick-off of EU Code Week 2023. This year’s event, happening at 16:00-18:00 on 9 October 2023 promises to be an exhilarating journey into the world of coding that you won’t want to miss!

What is EU Code Week? 

EU Code Week is an annual celebration of the incredible world of coding and computational thinking. Even though EU Code Week activities take place throughout the year – every year in October we come together to explore, learn, and be inspired by the boundless opportunities that coding offers. From October 7 to 22, 2023, EU Code Week 2023 will bring us two weeks of exploration and discovery. Let’s take a look at what you can expect from this year’s event. 

Inspiring speakers and thought leaders 

Prepare to be inspired by a line-up of visionary speakers, including European Commission officials, policy-makers, and experts who will share their insights into the importance of coding. You’ll gain a deeper understanding of how coding is shaping our future on a global scale. 

Real-world success stories 

Discover how different countries are successfully integrating coding into their educational curriculum. These real-world case studies will showcase the impact of coding education on students and educators alike, and you’ll walk away with a renewed sense of possibility. 

Empowering educators 

We’re not just celebrating coding; we’re empowering educators with new challenges, MOOCs, and activities that will enhance the teaching and learning experience. Get ready to explore resources that will make your coding journey smoother and more exciting. 

Practical tips and tricks 

Learn from the experts! Our seasoned panelists will share practical tips and tricks for effective coding instruction. Whether you’re a seasoned educator or just starting, you’ll find valuable insights to enhance your teaching. 

Live coding demonstrations 

Experience the magic of coding in action as we connect live with schools showcasing incredible coding education implementations. Witness the creativity and innovation of our future coders and gain a fresh perspective on the possibilities. 

Interactive sessions 

Prepare to engage in live coding activities right from the studio. It’s a hands-on opportunity to put your skills to the test and learn new techniques, making coding accessible and fun for everyone. 

Hackathon stories 

We’ll exchange stories with participants of hackathons, unveiling the collaborative and innovative spirit of coders who are changing the game. It’s a glimpse into the dynamic world of coding projects. 

Grand finale and future plans 

As the event draws to a close, our host will deliver closing remarks, summarising the key takeaways and outlining exciting future plans. You’ll leave with a sense of purpose and enthusiasm to continue your coding journey. 

Don’t miss out! 

Save the date for the EU Code Week 2023 kick-off event on October 9, 2023, and be part of this thrilling celebration of coding. Whether you’re an educator, student, parent, or simply curious about coding, there’s something here for you. Together, we’ll unlock the potential of coding and shape a brighter future. 

This year’s edition will see many new events and activities added to our agenda.

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Stay tuned for more updates as we get closer to the event and get ready to embark on an incredible coding journey during EU Code Week 2023!

Let’s code the future together!