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First Code Academy Singapore

#04-13 Stamford Court

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Fireside Chat with FCA Parent, Mayda & Co-Founder Kevon

Join us for the first installment of First Code Forum where we chat with Mayda on her perspective working in the FinTech industry and raising her children in a digital era:

  • Why is coding literacy important for children today?
  • How does coding fit in with children's overall education?
  • What is the trend for technology and coding in the future?
  • What languages are best to prepare my child for their aspirations?

Come join us in this interactive Q&A session and bring your burning questions on raising your children through a digital era.

Mayda Lim, Head of Technology at ANZ and mother of 2 First Code students

Mayda is the Head of Technology at ANZ Banking Group, Singapore. She has significant experience in all aspects of managing the technology life cycle. She is responsible for driving innovation and digital transformation to create value, and for keeping the lights on - ensuring the effectiveness, reliability and resiliency of her organization's technology solutions for her business.

She serves in government advisory committee as member of the council for skill, innovation and productivity (CSIP) modern services sub committee and EXCO member in ITMA (IT Management Association, Singapore)

Within the industry she is also known as a strong advocate for diversity & inclusion especially for Women in Technology & digital for kids and regularly speaks at events on the topic.



First Code Academy (FCA) is Asia's leading education institute that teaches kids coding courses and develop curriculum for K-12 students to learn not just coding skills, but computational thinking. Since launch in 2013, the team has taught over 2500 students with projects-based, small group learning environments. In addition to regular classes, First Code has partnered with Google and many corporations for social impact projects teaching students from underprivileged communities how to code. The team is headquartered in Hong Kong, with workshops and courses operating in both Hong Kong and Singapore. Their work has been featured on Wall Street Journal, CNN, and local press including Straitstimes.



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