The Shortcut Activities
Our activities are based in tech, design, business, and entrepreneurship. Through taking part in these activities, you will be able to develop and increase your chances of landing a job or scaling your business idea.
As a non-profit organization, all our activities are co-designed with partner organizations and industry players, given pro bono by volunteers who are experts in their own field. Thanks to their involvement and support, our activities are open and free to all.
We host specialized training programs in collaboration with industry leaders and experts in order to fill the talent gap in the tech industry.
Current Programs and Certifications
The Shortcut’s Catalyst Programme accelerates you into the startup mindset and equips you with important skills needed in startups. You will get the opportunity to showcase your skills and kick-ass attitude by working on real projects in startups and/or building up your own business.
Python 0 to 1
The course is designed to provide people who have no prior knowledge about programming in general and Python in particular with an introduction to this coding language. After learning the fundamentals of Python, you will be able to use it in different fields such as web development, data analysis, game and machine learning…
Idea Development Week
The Idea Development Week is a 5 day, hands-on event open to anyone who has a business idea or wants to contribute to growing an idea into a business. During this week you can take part in workshops on business model development meant to turn your idea into a concrete project…
Peer-to-Peer Support Clubs
The Shortcut hosts daily peer-learning clubs, where people can help each other improve their skills. Through informal knowledge sharing, we create a community of coders who are interested in technology and eager to share their passion with others.
Digital Marketing Club (DMC)
Digital Marketing Club is a series of workshops run by community members who expressed interest in getting savvy in the tools and tips of creating and managing successful online campaigns. The sessions are often guided by experts in their field, which brings valuable networking opportunities for the members…
Social Community Gatherings
The Lottery Lunch is a great opportunity to expand your network, meet new people and make new friends. We believe that bringing together the diverse members of this community outside the daily activities can lead to meaningful encounters with people who can become your friends, your colleagues or even your team members.