Empowering the next wave of (coders)

Coders HQ is a community for all coders in the UAE to come and empower their skills and mindset with the power of code.

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Coders (HQ)
Initiatives

From Hackathons to live events, Coders HQ has multiple initiatives that you can be part of

Hackathon

Hackathons are similar to challenges, the main difference is the timeframe compared to a challenge. A hackathon timeframe is between 24-72 hours, depending on the task that is wanted to be solved.

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Individuals will be able to test their selves, through the coders HQ assessment. Coders HQ partnered with Codechef to deliver the tests, in a seamless manner.

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Challenges

HQ Challenges, is where coders showcase their ability to solve business-related challenges. Challenges are typically conducted in a timeline of 2-3 months depending on the challenge nature.

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Internship

This internship program is designed for fresh university undergraduates and is offered by companies and corporations that are considered pioneers in their fields. Members in Coders (HQ) will be able to participate in an internship.

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Make Your Contribution!

Contribute to Coders (HQ) source code and join our discord community to meet like-minded programmers

About Us

Enabling coders, coding communities, and anyone who wants to code

Coders HQ was built based on enabling coders, coding communities, and anyone who wants to code. This initiative was formulated based on supporting coders, who work as strategic enablers to the UAE digital economy.

The coders HQ platform was built with passion, it was built by the community and for the community. The coders HQ platform development involved in its core the local coding community to provide for them the means to be part of something bigger to contribute on what is the for the local coding community and coding communities all around the world.

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Partners

Our Partners

We collaborate with an amazing team of partners locally and from across the globe

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We Are Very Active!

Coders HQ members can participate in a lot of activities and events, free of charge!

Coders will be exposed to courses in all coding-related fields such as:

  • 1. Web Development
  • 2. App Development
  • 3. AI
  • 4. Cloud Computing
  • 5. DevOps
  • 6. Embedded System

All levels are carted :

➞ Begginer
➞ Intermediate
➞ Expert

Individuals will be able to test their selves, through the coders HQ assessment .. Coders HQ partnered with Codechef to deliver the tests, in a seamless manner.. After attempting the test individuals will be and based on their result to get a rank .. Depending on your rank you will be able to unlock many perks that coders HQ offer.
Individuals will be able to test their selves, through the coders HQ assessment .. Coders HQ partnered with Codechef to deliver the tests, in a seamless manner.. After attempting the test individuals will be and based on their result to get a rank .. Depending on your rank you will be able to unlock many perks that coders HQ offer.

There are 6 main ranks in coders HQ:

  1. 1. Novice
  2. 2. Dexterous
  3. 3. Maestro
  4. 4. Master
  5. 5. Grandmaster
  6. 6. Top 50
A coder is a part of a bigger cause .. coders play a huge role in formulating how the global economy will be shaped. The power of coders can be unleashed, when a community is created. When a community act as a talent incubator to the talent.

  1. Data science community
  2. Web development community
  3. Linux community
  4. Open-source community
  5. Ethical hacking community
  6. App development community
  7. DevOps community
  8. EK Koders (Emirates airline community)


Meetups will include activities such as:

  1. 1. Round table discussions around various topics.
  2. 2. Debates related to the coding field
  3. 3. Programming sessions with other peers
  4. 4. Working on different projects collaboratively
Lastly, The final project of coder (HQ) – includes combining most of the initiatives together in 1 initiative.

This initiative is called: 021

021 is a program that takes the whole process form ideation to commercialization. This happens through incubating 6-8 individuals, who are recent graduates, an take them through the whole process from ideating the idea à developing the idea into a project à commercializing the product itself. This program will have an immense impact building the mentality of individuals, by taking them through the whole business cycle and support them with resources to enable them to reach to the program goal.

The program will help individuals, through enabling them to grow their hard skills and their soft skills together.

This program is limited for Emirati individuals – and requires an investment from a corporation.
HQ Challenges, is where coders showcase their ability to solve business-related challenges .. Challenges are typically conducted in a timeline of 2-3 months depending on the challenge nature.

These challenges play a big role in demonstrating an individual ability to solve real life challenges.

All challenges come with prizes, depending on the challenge itself.
Hackathons are similar to challenges, the main difference is the timeframe compared to a challenge. A hackathon timeframe is between 24-72 hours, depending on the task that is wanted to be solved. The main aim of a hackathon is to solve a problem that a corporation faces.

  1. Participate in a hackathon
  2. Win prizes
  3. Meet amazing individuals in your field
PyCon MEA is coming to the UAE .. Stay looped to receive excting events that coders HQ will be conducting PyCon MEA 2022.
Emerging talents to be the talent the disrupt industries. In the coding field, coding talent needs to be nurtured and fostered from the beginning.

This is why coders HQ launches : (HQ) internships.

This internship program is designed for fresh university undergraduates and is offered by companies and corporations that are considered pioneers in their fields. Members in Coders (HQ) will be able to participate in an internship, via registering and applying through the coders HQ platform.

Entities will have access to some of the best-skilled students in the technical field, selecting interns based on their skills through a wide variety of options. Corporations on the other hand will be able to choose the talents they demand, additionally to that distribute what they are specifically looking for in talents.
Testimonials

What our Partners Say

Coders HQ is built with the help and support of our great partners

"Majid Al Futtaim remains committed to playing a leading role in making the United Arab Emirates a world-class hub for data technology and future pioneers. As a country built around the pillars of innovation and progress, the launch of the Ministry of Artificial Intelligence’s Coders HQ strengthens the UAE’s commitment to becoming a leader in digital transformation and further bolsters our reputation as a destination which attracts global talent while nurturing our own national talent through comprehensive training programs"

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Alain Bejjani

Chief Executive Officer, Majid Al Futtaim Holding

"We are excited to support the National Program for Coders by providing cloud computing training through the AWS Training and Certification programs to help develop a cloud-ready workforce in the UAE. As we get ready to launch the AWS data centers in the UAE in the first half of 2022"

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Vinod Krishnan

Head of Middle East and North Africa, AWS

“Through our partnership with the National Programme for Coders, we aim to design and develop products and solutions related to the digital system on a larger scale"

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Dr. Arif Sultan Al Hammadi

Executive Vice President at the Khalifa University of Science Technology

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Our Location

Coders HQ, Ground Floor, Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai

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