FDM Tech Week
NA Edition

14th -18th March 2022

Get on board the world’s fastest growing job sector and join the digital revolution!  

During FDM Tech Week we host a series of virtual workshops where you can find out how you can easily take advantage of the massive and growing demand for IT skills. 

Hugely popular around the globe, our North America Edition returns this March. You’ll learn from FDM’s leading experts about the latest trends and wide variety of opportunities in tech. They’ll share how to get your foot in the door to launch your own dream tech career, no matter what your degree background is! 

DevOps – Overview and Opportunities

Date: Monday 14th March 2022
Time: 1:00 – 2:00pm EST

DevOps is the process where software development and operations teams work, think, and collaborate. In this workshop, Hamza will introduce you to this exciting world and outline the importance of growing and sustaining a healthy DevOps culture. He’ll also share insights on breaking into this high-growth, high-value IT career path.  

Customizing Data Structures with Java Collections

Date: Tuesday 15th March 2022
Time: 2:00 – 3:00pm EST

Collections – objects that group multiple elements into a single unit – are used in every programming language. This workshop looks at what you can do when Java’s Collections functionality doesn’t meet your needs. FDM Software Development Trainer, Joshua, will walk you through an example of creating and implementing your own data structure showing code used and comparing it to existing standard collections. A must for those with a basic understanding of coding in Java. 

Modelling Real-World Mechanics with Java Simulation

Date: Wednesday 16th March 2022
Time: 3:00 – 4:00pm EST

This webinar will be of special interest to those who are experienced in coding in Java. In this workshop Joshua will introduce you to ways of creating functional realizations of complex real-world situations and mechanics. No additional frameworks/dependencies are required for this session. You will learn about design process and implementation, empowering you to pursue your own practice through similar scenarios.

The Path Towards Cyber Security

Date: Thursday 17th March 2022
Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm EST

Enjoy putting your critical thinking skills to the test? Java enthusiasts will especially enjoy this workshop providing an overview of Information Security and a roadmap to entering this fascinating field. FDM Cyber Security expert, Klaudio, will share information about which industry certifications can enhance your employability and include some hands-on content for ethical hacking.

Diversity Panel: Women in Tech – Practical Advice and Inspiring Stories

Date: Friday 18th March 2022
Time: 12:30 – 1:30pm EST

FDM has always championed Women in Tech. With over 31% of our global workforce identifying as female, we proudly support female talent and provide access to the array of opportunities the technology sector has to offer. 

This event will be hosted as a panel made up of current FDM Consultants, Trainers and Scrum Masters who identify as female. They will share their stories, their successes, and the challenges they’ve had to overcome within their tech careers.