The Hour of Code 2017

On December 9, the first Saratov Hour of Code seminar for middle- and high-school students took place in partnership with Exactpro and other local and international IT-companies.

The list of speakers included representatives of the leading IT companies and universities in Saratov.

Elena Treshcheva, Exactpro’s QA Specialist, gave a talk on the relevance of her job as a software tester in the context of global computerization and the importance of testing in the process of creating a robust software product. The list of speakers included representatives of the leading IT companies and universities in Saratov.

The Hour of Code takes place in Russia each year, starting from 2014, during Computer Science Education Week and attracts millions of students. It aims to initiate and maintain interest in IT among young people.