Hindustan Times (Lucknow) - - Nation -

• SheLead­sTech Road­show: Face­book’s flag­ship pro­gram for women-led star­tups, SheLead­sTech will see more or­ga­nized ef­forts in Tier II cities via SheLead­sTech Road­show, a move­ment to in­spire more women to think tech­nol­ogy and en­trepreneur­ship, and con­vert their ideas into star­tups . To be­gin with, SheLead­sTech Road­show will travel to over 10 cities in­clud­ing Jaipur, Pan­jim, Kochi, Chandi­garh, Ahmed­abad, Coim­bat­ore, Bhubaneswar, Guwa­hati and Shil­long. • Set­ting up three In­no­va­tion Hubs: Face­book will col­lab­o­rate with co-work­ing spa­ces in Delhi, Mum­bai and Bengaluru to set up com­mu­nity hubs called In­no­va­tion Hubs, that will seek to foster in­no­va­tion by host­ing men­tor hours and train­ings for star­tups. • Ex­pand­ing De­vel­oper Cir­cles: Through De­vel­oper Cir­cles, Face­book pro­vide de­vel­op­ers a plat­form to con­nect and col­lab­o­rate, and en­cour­age com­mu­nity learn­ing and cod­ing via lo­cal meet ups and on­line groups. Face­book cur­rently has a com­mu­nity of 50,000 de­vel­oper in 15 cities and plan to ex­pand to 100,000 de­vel­op­ers in over 20 cities by June 2019.

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