21 April 2021

Failures only give you the chance to take bigger steps, to fly higher

I am a programmer by profession. I started my career path in the information technology (IT) field at 12 years of age, when I started attending the TUMO center. At first I learned programming languages and started to creat simple games. Then I found Technolab, where I deepened my knowledge. Later I got involved in a number of companies as a…, Participate in Accelerator ☒ (done)., Acquire new knowledge and skills ☒ (done)., GTA is a platform that can help employers in the recruitment and selection of the most suitable candidates for jobs with the help of artificial intelligence. I joined the GTA team, because this startup project needs and uses artificial intelligence the most. Here I can not only put my knowledge and experience to test, bringing in a new perspective…, Trying to learn the ICTs as a girl, I have been interested in computers from my childhood. I was so excited when I first turned on a computer by myself. From the very beginning, I was interested in how it works inside out. When our computer crashed at home, I was very happy, because I could open it and see what was the insides of a processor looked like. When I joined TUMO Center, I…, Why should girls enter the IT field?, I’ll give you three reasons why I think that girls should consider the ICT field. First, if you like that field, you should not look at the opinion of other people who think that it is not for girls. Second, and more important, to me this field is like a real miracle - whatever you cannot do, you ask the computer to do for you. I chose artificial…, Encouraging girls to pursue STEM, Our STEM classes at school are very poorly resourced. While studying chemistry, I have to search for the chemistry experiments of that day online to get an idea of how it’s done. I think that this is where the young people develop their lack of interest towards STEM. If we never see what happens or what can happen when we mix up substances or test…, Artificial intelligence - a tool to improve the world, With artificial intelligence I would change a lot in my environment, especially in my school. I would try to structure my schedule for school, both for face to face and for online learning, as we are now on a blended curricula. With COVID-19 the country embarked on remote or online education, that coupled with the current situation in the country…, Future plans and goals, After winning in the Accelerator project, our GTA team is now working on the website so that we can reach more people to present our product and also fundraise to be able to fully implement the idea. Artificial intelligence is an expensive pleasure. It requires long hours of arduous work. For example, at the moment we need a data specialist who…, My message to all girls and boys out there, Never be afraid to try out new things. In the age of technology, something new is created every day, you just have to not be afraid to learn and try new things. Moreover, do not be afraid of failures. I do not understand the word ‘failure’. To me, failure is the equivalent of trying so that you can understand whether something is yours or not.…