The male dominated coding stereotype is moving away in air. This year TechGig Code Gladiators has set a new record of over 47,500 women coders registering for the event.
What is even more inspiring is that, over 29,000 women were able take on and complete some of the toughest coding challenges which is a whopping 150% increase over last year, where about 11400 were able to complete the first round.
In addition, there were 140 women coders who scored over 92% in the first round, compared to just 42 in last year’s event a massive 215% increase in success.
We are proud that Indian women coders are showing the world how exclusivity can be achieved in the Tech industry. Code Gladiators has become an institution in India, and we are delighted to be able to provide top coders such platforms to benchmark themselves against the best in the country and showcase their skills to the world.
In addition to coding, Code Gladiators is promoting a number of cutting-edge technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and Bot Technologies, where techies can explore their own readiness and benchmark their skills in these upcoming areas.
India has seen great growth in the use of Artificial Intelligence and BOTS, an indication of the growing knowledge workers in this space. We are looking to fuel our digital transformation strategy by leveraging Robotic Process Automation capabilities to deliver on our customer centric goals. TechGig gives us the platform to evaluate the AI BOT skill set in the country. We are also looking to further our culture of innovation internally at AXA and use TechGig’s platforms like Code Gladiators to bring together our employees and our external audiences to collaborate on designing niche solutions. We believe TechGig events boost our industry outreach program.
With the preliminary and semifinals over, the best coders and techies from across India will now be converging for the Grand Finale in Bangalore from June 07 and 09 2017 to meet, network and compete for top honors and BIG Prizes worth in crores.