Lenka talks about girls in IT and the Czechitas growing community
Lenka shares her story of joining Czechitas, an initiative educating women and children in IT. How did they grow over two years and what does their community mean to her?
About the speaker
Lenka is the Business and Community Development Coordinator at Czechitas: a non-profit organization, helping women, girls and children to explore the world of IT. On their workshops and summer camps, they teach programming, software testing or data analysis, inspiring and empowering new tech talents and supporting diversity and competitiveness in the field.
Lenka graduated from Applied Mathematics and Economics from the Faculty of Science at Masaryk University. After her studies, she was traveling the world for about 2 years and gained valuable experience and perspective from different cultural and working environment. She came to Czechitas in August 2018, where she is now in charge of Business Development in Brno and as the Project Manager she leads the Digital Academy and Job Fair Czechitas. In her free time she likes to climb mountains and teach yoga.