How I Ended Up on EuRuKo’s Stage The Best 5 Minutes Of Last Months

In 2015 I attended the EuRuKo Conference in Salzburg, where a friend of mine gave a Lightning Talk. I remember him preparing his slides while sitting next to me and I thought “Wow, that’s such a cool thing to do!”.

This year the EuRuKo Conference was held in Rotterdam and I didn’t plan to attend. But, last minute, that same friend couldn’t make it and he offered me his ticket.

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Interview in Parallel Passion Podcast

You can now listen to my interview with Miha from the Parallel Passion Podcast, where we ended up talking about EVERY-THING from architecture, bootcamps, teaching, consumption vs creation, journaling, to social media. Thank you for hosting me!

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Our Children Will Teach us How To Live in Harmony with Technology But first, get them to love books

Children live in a world in which they will first talk to a computer than a sheep.

Computers are meant to be used as creators

Technology is a great tool to make things happen, such as writing your first book, doing your art or building your dream doll’s house. It can definitely make our lives better and also help people around us.

I believe that introducing the digital world to our children from an early age could help them have a healthier relationship with it.

Read on to hear how we could help our children to see technology as a tool to create and not only use it as consumers.

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How I Became Interested in Computer Science Even when I thought it was gray and boring as a child

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I started to work as a programmer when I was 30 years old. Ever since I have been either programming, or teaching others about it. But I didn’t get into computer science easily. Back in college I studied architecture instead and here’s why.

I thought computers were gray and boring as a child

When I was a child the world of IT looked very gray to me, very much black and white, and even boring. I wanted to do something more creative, more colourful, that would need my imagination and would help other people around me. Architecture was a perfect fit, right? But computers? I didn’t think so. And I couldn’t have been more wrong.

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