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Official Launch of Girls Programming Network (GPN)

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Edith Cowan University, Joondalup Campus

270 Joondalup Drive

Building 18, Level 1, Room 101

Joondalup, WA 6027

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Girls' Programming Network

Advancing the role of women in IT: Girls teaching girls coding


The School of Science invites you to attend the Girls' Programming Network (GPN) launch event that will showcase our facilities, activities, and give you an opportunity to meet and greet with the team who helped set up the Perth GPN. A few speeches to open the event will be conducted by the Director of GPN, the President of CoSIM and a student representative from GPN.


Order of Proceedings

10:45am - Visitors arrive
11:00am - Morning Tea
11:20am - Speeches from Director of GPN, President of CoSIM, and a student representative.
11:40am - Tour of Level 2 facilities

To register your attendance, please register by 4:00pm, Wednesday, 16 August 2017.


About GPN

ECU Perth Girls’ Programming Network is hosting free, hands-on programming workshops for girls in year 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12. Girls will be introduced to a range of coding activities using Python programming language. No coding experience is necessary! Events are run four times a year by local women studying or working in the IT industry, academia, and government.

So whether you’re a coding guru or just a beginner, come along to one of our workshops and give programming a go!


Note: Parking area 14 – Visitors parking and drop off area, Lakeside Drive entrance.

ECU is proud to be a member of the SAGE Pilot of the Athena SWAN charter in Australia. This initiative promotes gender equality and encourages opportunities for girls in STEM.

ECU Joondalup parking and building location

For further information contact Michelle.Ellis@ecu.edu.au

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270 Joondalup Drive

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Joondalup, WA 6027

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