Tractionite for a day: Check out a local tech start-up

For this experience, please arrive at 8:15 am. Come to witness and experience a day at a tech company. We begin the day with a company wide Huddle. We have large TV screens that streams our members from other locations. We will introduce you and show you around our office and let you in on what we do.

Then, decide what how you'd like to spend the rest of your time. You could learn basic coding, watch a developer developer, or assist in debugging.

To explore this experience together, we can...: Check out a busy, friendly office with cool themes to rooms that all tell a story from our past.
-: Write code, debug programs, take part in a company-wide huddle. See what it's like to work at Traction!
-: Hear about Traction for Good. Sharing is what we're good at! You'll see the process here and maybe in yourself.
-: Talk to Katie about what it's like to be part of tech company, and ask her any questions you have about working at a start-up.
How many Kudoers could come at once?: 2 people at one time
This experience is:
Wheel chair accessible
Can be done with hearing impaired
Can be done with blind or visually impaired
This happens: at the Host's work place
Getting here: What you need to know.
Traction on Demand is located in a commercial area of Burnaby. To get here, you can drive or take public transit. Though it is not near a Skytrain station, there are many busses that stop nearby, including the #410, 136, 101, and 100. When you arrive, press #5 in the elevator to get to the 5th floor. You can ask for Katie at the front desk.

Nearest skytrain station: Burnaby - Production Way–University
Skytrain meetup: Yes: but I prefer to meet them at my experience location
Should I bring money: No money is needed.
What else should I bring: Nothing else is needed, but don't forget your phone!
When you book it, the Host will need to know: When you arrive, press #5 in the elevator to get to the 5th floor. There will be people at their desks and walking around, there may be quiet bells ringing and clapping sounds.
Afterwards, you could go to: http://tractionondemand.com/ to learn more about the company
Afterwards, you could attend: a co-working space, like the HiVE in Vancouver (https://www.hivevancouver.com/) to learn about other start-ups
Tags: computers, technology, traction, traction for good, coding, business, coquitlam, burnaby, skytrain, developmental, job hunting
Listing created 8 Feb 2017