What to expect when joining a (pre-)accelerator program

Alexandra Anghel on what is means to join a (pre-)accelerator program.

As I prepare to join Techstars Montreal AI 2019, I realize that setting the right goals before beginning the journey of going through an accelerator is mandatory. This is my third experience of participating in an accelerator, having been through Startupbootcamp (Copenhagen / 2010) and Prosper Women Entrepreneurs (U.S. / 2016) with my previous startup. Read in full

Masterclass: Securing Kubernetes

Date: 25 October 2019, Iasi
Duration: 4h
Training fee: €150/participant plus VAT, only 25 seats availableTo book your seats, please contact us by email ([email protected]) or phone (+40 740 849 770).

This workshop will teach you security principles and practices to secure a Kubernetes cluster.  The only secure computer is in a secure building, locked in a guarded vault, inside a Faraday cage, has biometric login, and not connected to the internet.  Read in full

Masterclass: Theory and Practice of (Agile) Machine Learning

Date: 7-8 November 2019, Bucharest
Training fee: €600/participant plus VAT, only 25 seats availableTo book your seats, please contact us by email ([email protected]) or phone (+40 740 849 770).

Artificial Intelligence is a wildly abused term only good for C-level execs to showcase the company and media representive or know-it-all pundits to look smart. Machine Learning, instead, is the branch of so-called artificial intelligence that is worth further investigation because of the impact it has on software.

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Masterclass: Connect industrial Modbus devices to the cloud using Azure IoT Edge

Date: 9 November 2019, Iasi
Duration: 4h
Training fee: €150/participant plus VAT, only 20 seats available

To book your seats, please contact us by email ([email protected]) or phone (+40 740 849 770).

In this workshop, we will use the Azure cloud and your laptop to configure an IoT Edge device.

Introduction

Do you want to introduce Remote Monitoring in your company but your local (Modbus) devices cannot reach the internet?

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Masterclass: Performant React.js applications with Server-side Rendering

Date: 25 October 2019, Iasi
Duration: 4h
Training fee: €150/participant plus VAT, only 25 seats available

To book your seats, please contact us by email ([email protected]) or phone (+40 740 849 770).

Building web applications with React.js is easy and fun; Building large scale, performant ones can be a bit harder.

This course is meant to help web developers to take full advantage of React.js SSR capabilities and by-that to get their applications to the next level, with best performance and better user experience.

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Masterclass: Angular & Firebase

Date: 25 October 2019, Iasi
Duration: 4h
Training fee: €150/participant plus VAT, only 25 seats available

To book your seats, please contact us by email ([email protected]) or phone (+40 740 849 770).

Level:

Basic knowledge of HTML and JavaScript.

About the training:

Creating amazing apps is much easier than you imagined. During this class we’ll learn how to harness the powers of Angular and Firebase (both from Google) to create a full blown end-to-end live chat, and even deploy it so you can show off to your friend.

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Masterclass: Leading with Emotional Intelligence

Date: 24-25 October 2019, Iasi

Training fee: €580/participant plus VAT, only 25 seats available

To book your seats, please contact us by email ([email protected]) or phone (+40 740 849 770).

Leading With Emotional Intelligence provides an introduction to the concepts of Emotional Intelligence (EI) and Emotional Quotient (EQ). By utilizing the EQ-i 2.0 self-assessment, participants gain an in-depth understanding of the influence that emotions have on actions and behaviors.

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Masterclass: Leading with DiSC

Date: 25 October 2019, Iasi

Training fee: €290/participant plus VAT, only 25 seats available

To book your seats, please contact us by email ([email protected]) or phone (+40 740 849 770).

Leading With DiSC® integrates the application of the Everything DiSC®Management Behavior Model with the Situational Leadership® approach, providing a learning experience that enables participants to enhance the impact of their communications and their ability to influence others.

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The story behind StepFWD

Alexandra Anghel on how StepFWD started

At the beginning of 2015, me and my co-founder decided to rent a couple of desks at TechHub Bucharest. It was our first time trying out a co-working space and I was skeptical I could make the switch after working from a private office for so long.

Frankly, I wasn’t in the mood to get out of the house.

After securing a seed investment at the beginning of 2014, we had failed to generate enough revenue or raise a follow-on investment. Read in full