As part of its commitment to strengthen the local ecosystem and with a focus on specializing female talent in information technology roles, google cloud Together with Women in STEM Organization presents a new workshop “Google Cloud Learning Workshop”. Argentina is the second Spanish-speaking country, after Mexico, to have this apprenticeship program developed. Professionals in the field aimed at women and interested in improving skills in cloud technologies, Access courses on the Coursera platform and create space for exchange and new opportunities,
Adding new voices and perspectives to this space is one of Google’s objectives in all its fields. The local cloud service team is led by Natalia SchlitterJoe, General Manager of Google Cloud Argentina, says that: “In our country there is a 62% male dominance in the tech industryAccording to the study on “Women in Technology” commissioned by Google to consulting firm Michael Page. At Google we value talent beyond gender, we are committed to equality in workplaces as part of our commitment to diversity and inclusion, We are convinced that a diversity of approaches leads to better outcomes in the services we provide.” At the same time, he added: “In this scenario, we take the challenge of working on initiatives that impact the training of those in need. To provide space for updating and expertise, leading the way towards digital transformation day by day. many organizations.”
How to participate?
Women who want to be part of these trainings You can register till August 21 via this link or by sending an email to [email protected], Workshops will begin on Tuesday, August 30 and No prior Google Cloud Platform experience required,
What is Workshop?
With a focus on empowering women in this sector, Training will be given virtually with a duration of 14 weeks, There, professionals will be able to strengthen their knowledge and enrich their training, acquire new digital skills and access new and better opportunities in a high-demand market such as the technology industry. Among the options offered by the workshop, you will be able to:
- Gain New Skills in Google Cloud Platform
- Access Google Compute Engine Expertise courses taught by Coursera
- Participate in tutorials provided by Cloud Googlers to learn how to work closely with clients
- Associate Cloud Engineering Final Exam Fee Waiver.
Democratize access to technology for as many people as possible
The Google Cloud Learning Workshop joins other similar initiatives such as the various editions of the Crecé con Google program through which more than 580 people have been trained across the country. As well as a recent update to the Capacita+ learning site and the women’s meeting held last May: “Google Argentina Spotlight: Women in the Cloud”.
“With Google Cloud, we strive to maintain an active role in the training of talent. We don’t just seek to hire local profiles, but we create a virtuous cycle in which cloud technologies mean new careers for that community. And there are growth opportunities in which we exist. We bet on the present and future of the cloud”, he concluded. Natalia SchlitterGeneral Manager of Google Cloud Argentina.
The version of this workshop in Argentina joins other countries in the region, such as Brazil and Mexico, where thanks to various sessions, participants have strengthened their training and, in some cases, gained a new opportunity in their professional careers.