Romania, one of the top countries participating at Hour of Code
Romania is in the world’s top of the countries participating in the Hour of Code event, after the United States, Canada and Italy, being the second country in Europe as the number of events organized.
The Romanians chose to try an hour of programming between 5-11 December 2016, demonstrating once again the increased interest in technology and programming, especially among students and young people. The ro.code.org platform was accessed in just over a week by over 1,500,000 unique users.
Hour of Code is the largest educational event in history that aims to bring technology students closer and give them the chance to discover their passion for one of them More sought after and appreciated international skills – scheduling.
At one hour event, each Romanian could learn the basics of programming with the help of resources available free of charge on the site ro.code.org.
We would like to thank Google’s sponsors, Bitdefender, Visma, Metro Systems, UPC, Strategad, media partners: Radio21, Wall-Street, DIGI 24, and artists, bloggers and vloggers: Liviu Teodorescu, Raluka, Adda, Florin Ristei, Smiley, Calin Goia, Pe romaneste, Mikey Hash, Zmenta and all those involved in the communication and coordination effort of the national event.
Romania continues to program throughout the year.