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I am an American, and because of this many people have asked me why I chose Le Wagon. The answer for the choice is... Read more
Having a background in law I had no idea of programming (besides some rudimentary HTML knowledge from school) and ... Read more
I never really had the courage to actually get behind a computer and start learning coding all by myself. I though... Read more
I can recommend Le Wagon without hesitation. They will teach you to code, for sure, but more than that, after nine... Read more
Alice fell in love for the cosmopolitan Berlin the first time in 2010. Five years later, coding became self-evident as she attended Le Wagon in Paris, while studying at a French business school. She then worked for a start up as junior backend developer. She enjoys the crazy Berlin lifestyle, curry wurst and teaching her passion to aspiring programmers.
After receiving his Bachelors in Communication and Multimedia Design, Lars decided he wanted to add programming to his set of skills. He was a student in the first Amsterdam batch of Le Wagon. Lars can be described as a full-stack programmer, equally favouring back-end and front-end development. He also provides workshops and coaching in concept development. Currently he's active as a teacher & TA and as a founder of his company, Unless. Lars is determined to change the world, one cool idea at a time.
A truly multi-cultural and cross-disciplinary person, Dimitri learnt to code in Ruby after working for years in the cinema industry. He has now found his passion, working as a freelance web developer while living in Japan! Dimitri brings clarity to problems and makes sure students deeply understand the concepts, while giving lots of energy to our classrooms.
Luiz Fonseca is a self-taught brazilian programmer, who have worked with many startups and companies like Coca-Cola, Qualcomm, Huawei and Google using a variety of programming languages since 2004. From building tools to be used by citizens to participate in the political process in Rio de Janeiro (he helped a school to avoid demolition by the state government), creating tools for a presidential campaign in 2014 and helping the creation of the largest crowdfunding platform in Brazil - Catarse. He is very passionate about creating impactful products that solve people’s problems.
Sandrine has worked in tech for 6 years, in the US, France and London. She started on the VC side, then joined TheFamily's founding team in 2013 to help build the Parisian startup accelerator. In 2014, she joined the Bitcoin industry, first at Coinbase then went on to create a new cryptocurrency, which raised $1M in a 3-day crowdfunding campaign. And when she's not working, she's learning how to code (yes!).