The Third YouthMobile Central Asia Summer School

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 - 9:00am to Friday, 29 July 2016 - 8:00pm
Where: 
Kazakhstan, Almaty
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
S. Karpov (s.karpov@unesco.org)

On 19 - 29 July 2016 UNESCO Almaty Cluster Office in cooperation with Kloop Media Public Foundation and Shakhmardan Yessenov science and education foundation will organize the The Third YouthMobile Summer School on mobile applications development for young women and men from Kazakhstan in Almaty city.

The YouthMobile Training Course is designed to support and promote ICT and mobile programming education by building professional capacities of young girls and special needs and youth organizations.

During the training participants will do the following:
Learn basics of programming in Java;
Develop ability to study by themselves using courses available online;
Learn using libraries, APIs, platforms that enable rapid application deployment and lean development (Google Maps Android API, Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services, OpenTok);
Create and publish mobile applications targeted toward real users.

Knowledge and abilities obtained during the training will help youth to get better jobs in future.

The training is based on openly accessible youth-oriented materials developed by Kloop Media Foundation.