Hackathon

Hackathon

“Hackathon”, September 12th, 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece

The course development meeting (“Hackathon”) was conducted in Thessaloniki, September 12, 2017 at AUTH Research Committee, Research Dissemination Center, Aristotle University Campus. HEI staff from IR and EU partners was joined to co-elaborate on discussing the content of modules for the summer and winter schools plus regular courses at Iranian HEIs. In this opening session, EU partners had the opportunity to present to the IR partners the eleven courses/modules that will be available at Schools of GraDAna project. Next, representatives from IR partners presented the state-of-practice in IT landscape of Iran. More specifically, they presented the current status in IT job markets and the current status of data science in Iranian academia and made recommendations in filling the academia-industry gaps in IT job market and strengthening the competences of IT graduates.