Women's coding night #3 at Le Wagon - APIs for beginners

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Women's coding night at Le Wagon is a free event workshop which goal is to encourage women to dive in the coding and IT world ! We'll cover different topic every month ! Share the word !

#1 Code your first landing page

Have you ever wondered how Facebook is able to automatically display your Instagram photos? How about how Evernote syncs notes between your computer and smartphone?

In this workshop, we'll walk you through what it takes to link different IT systems together thanks to this common tool called an Application Programming Interface (API).

Using examples of AirBnb, Uber and many more, the workshop will look at how Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) can generate incredibly useful features that we use everyday on the web.

Here is an overview of what you’ll learn on the evening:

• The basics of Web APIs - what they are, how they work and why they matter

• Examples of Airbnb, Uber, Timeout and many more and demonstrate how they can be used in action

• How API's generate incredible features we use every day on the web.


How to prepare and what to bring:

1) Your own laptop - FULLY CHARGED

2) Make sure you have Google Chrome installed and running on your computer: https://www.google.com/chrome/

3) Download SublimeText Editor: http://www.sublimetext.com/3(http://www.sublimetext.com/2)

This is a FREE workshop but registration is mandatory

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Le Wagon is Europe's leading coding school for entrepreneurs and creative people. We are now present in 30 cities worldwide, with over 120 startups and 3700+ alumni , and have been rated the no#1 coding bootcamp worldwide on Course Report & Switchup! Le Wagon teaches students to develop web applications from scratch. Our cutting-edge curriculum and world-class teachers give students all the skills and tools needed to kick-start their tech career, land a job as software developers or product managers, or launch their own startup.

If you'd like to hear more about us, reach out Ana, Brussels city Driver at ana@lewagon.org

The next batch in Brussels starts in January or April 2019. Further details about the course, our alumni stories and how to apply can be found at www.lewagon.com/brussels

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Le Wagon Brussels Team

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