Bridging Digital Hackney and Hackney IRL.
After the terrible events this week I wanted to do something positive, and it struck me that smoothing the gradient between the Hackney where I live and the Hackney where I work might help us all. How do we encourage aspiration and help local people, particularly youth, see the range of opportunities the digital economy creates
We want to get Shoreditch out into the field, and get the field into Shoreditch. apprenticeships, internships, local training in building web apps. that kind of thing.
Tech City is in. London Metropolitan University is in. Mozilla is in. And some cool individuals. What about you? Are you in?