Student Career Day

Calling all students! Join us for Student Career Day at SHARE Providence. The action-packed day will feature a competitive Hackathon, educational sessions, access to meet exclusively with technology partners and the opportunity to connect with industry professionals. 

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At the Master the Mainframe Hackathon, you will collaborate and compete with fellow students and connect with IBM and Rocket Software experts while learning new skills, winning prizes and earning bragging rights! With fun challenges to experience the power of z Systems in Application Development, participants will earn points toward prizes for each section completed, including an Oculus Rift, Raspberry Pi, and more! Experts will be available throughout the Hackathon to help you navigate your way to the top. 


*Must present a valid student ID with proof of 12-credit class hours in a current semester. Use the discount code SCD17 for free single-day registration.

Spread the word and invite fellow students to join in the day. Download the promotional flyer with full details here

> Agenda

Tuesday, August 8

Time Activity
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Master the Mainframe Hackathon
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

+ Open Mainframe Project — Student Internship Panel

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

+ Choose Your Own Adventure (Lunch N Learn)

1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. +  Finding Your Career Launchpad
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Meet the SHARE Leading Industry Partners
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. View the Plexiglass Mainframe and Meet the Developers
5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Awards and Prizes (including a Raspberry Pi!)

Schedule subject to change.

> Grand Prize

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset (valued at $499)

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Sponsored by:

SHARE Strategic Partner: IBM Corporation Image result for rocket software