• 25th-26th October, 2017
  • Station F, Paris

Techfugees Global Summit Speakers

Gijs Corstens

Founder, HackYourFuture

Gijs Corstens is the Director and Founder of HackYourFuture, a coding school for refugees in the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden and the UK.  HackYourFuture is a community of software engineers in various cities, that teach refugees how to code in their spare time. The school has enabled more then 45 refugees to start a career as a software developer in their new country of residence. Gijs has a background working in Venture Capital, and has a Business degree from Copenhagen Business School.