Educational Engagements

National Computer Science School (NCSS)

WiseTech Global is proud to foster the next generation of IT professionals as a platinum sponsor of the National Computer Science School (NCSS). Run by the University of Sydney, the NCSS program provides Australian high school students with quality educational opportunities to give them valuable computer programming skills that will help shape the future of IT.

To find out how you can develop your computer programming skills for a future in the IT industry, visit www.ncss.edu.au.

 

The BiG Day In and BiG Day In Junior

WiseTech works with the Australian Computer Society Foundation events on the The BiG Day In IT careers conference designed by students for students. It is targeted at both high school (years 9 to 12) and university students interested in a career in technology. WiseTech staff and interns tour with this event annually around Australia, visiting all major cities and some regional locations, engaging with over 7,500 students last year. The BiG Day In Junior is an interactive ICT event for primary school students.

 

SolarBuddy.org

Partner of SolarBuddy.org, to teach young Australian students about energy poverty in developing nations, and the value of contributions, through technology, to relieve its impact.

Making a difference to children in need Energy Poverty, a relatively unknown global issue impacts more than one in five people on the planet today. Thanks to our continued support of the SolarBuddy program, WiseTech Global has helped educate over 3,000 Australian students at BiG Day In events about the devastating impact energy poverty has in impoverished communities around the world.

SolarBuddy and WiseTech – The Facts:

  • Over 3,000 students taken part in SolarBuddy sessions
  • Students in Sydney, Perth, Brisbane and Melbourne all had the opportunity to build and donate a SolarBuddy light
  • Our support and donation has directly impacted 12,000 children and families in Papua New Guinea