Web Essentials Joined BarCamp Angkor
From March 24-25, BarCamp-Angkor was held in Siem Reap province for the first time ever. The BarCamp was quite new to the students, and we able to generate a lot of participation from both Khmer and foreigners. The main objective of the camp was to share new knowledge about information technology. Web Essentials was one of the proud co-sponsors of this great event.
Purpose of BarCamp
The BarCamp-Angkor was an important fair for the students in Siem Reap to broaden their knowledge about IT. At the same time, getting to know new people from different industries. Through the event, there were many interesting topics presented: Search Engine Optimization (SEO), how to build a good website, TYPO3 Content Management System, Android Mobile Development, and so much more.
What WE brought?
The Web Essentials team was an active participant that brought many energetic presenters. Soursdey, our Project Manager Design, shared her knowledge about, “How to Make a Good Website”. Through her skillful knowledge and extensive work experience, she created an amazing presentation that packed the room with fascinated listeners. Vannkorn gave a lecture on Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The best thing about his presentation was that he brought this topic to life for the listener, even if they had little knowledge in SEO. The last topic was, "A Powerful Website Developing Tool", presented by Dimanche, our Project Coordinator. He used TYPO3 CMS as the main tool for his presentation. He did an amazing job showing how people new to IT can easily use this application.
Find out the presentations, please see the links at the bottom!
What WE gained?
It was an amazing experience overall. As a team, it was so gratifying to have so many people share their expertise with students in Siem Reap about the new applications of technology. Also, we had a lot of participants who were interested in learning more about the Web Essentials company. Web Essentials created a wonderful time for its staff, who in turn, were able to explore and create new adventures in the ancient city of Siem Reap. We had a fantastic time learning as a team and sharing as a family!