Want to learn how to build your own website? This two-part workshop will focus on the fundamentals of web development. You will dive head first into HTML and CSS with live coding exercises and demonstrations, and by the end of the workshop, you'll be able to create a web page to call your own.
Data Science is the practice of transforming data into actionable insight. This set of skills is currently in high demand as data science is fundamentally changing the world around us. However, most of us have not yet learned this valuable set of skills. In this session, you will learn what data science is and why it’s important. In addition, you’ll learn what you need to know, to prepare for our new data-driven economy. Expect to learn about the Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, machine learning, and how they are converging to create fully autonomous intelligent systems.
Developing a watch face app is fun and an easy introduction to the Android SDK. We will walk through the steps to create a watch face for Android Wear and explore some different features like adding options and responding to touch. Check out our watch faces in the Play store for inspiration: PhotoWear and Just A Minute. Participants should be comfortable with basic Java programming. No Android Wear experience is required or expected.
Recently, a new industry has appeared - a reward-based ecosystem that can pay handsomely for people who like to break the law. In this talk Find out: What is ethical hacking, and how you can get into this exciting new career, What motivates people to hack, What it takes to become a Certified Ethical Hacker, and Who is hiring hackers today.
We'll talk about the Ruby programming language, how to get started and the very basics of programming. The workshop introduces participants to concepts applicable to many programming languages.
We'll finish up the Ruby and Rails Class Duo with a more in depth look at the various Rails components and talk about the near future of Rails
This workshop will teach you how to take your first app from your laptop to the world. You will learn the important parts of DEVOPS from a developer's prospective. It will cover how to budget, plan for growth, and set your self up for continuous delivery success. You'll leave this workshop with action steps you can use to get your app live and when your app starts to crush it, you will be prepared to take the next steps.
This workshop, intended for junior high through high school students, will introduce basic computer coding concepts using ThoughtSTEM's Vox-L video game engine. Vox-L simulates the popular video game Minecraft but allows students to create "mods" or modifications using a drag-and-drop programming environment in-game. We will demonstrate sample code that sends messages, creates blocks, and spawns creatures. Students will have the opportunity to be creative and write their own programs to manipulate a Minecraft-like world.
Learn a language that will make you a faster, more awesome React developer. Learn how PureScript will eliminate certain bugs from your life forever. Learn how PureScript will let you do more stuff with less code.
Want to see what makes coding so fun? Join us for a complete beginner session to introduce the fundamentals of programming. We will use Scratch, a fun, beginner-friendly programming environment where you connect colorful blocks to build programs -- it's that easy! Rather than type endless lines of code, we'll use these blocks to demonstrate the major concepts of coding: variables, loops, and conditionals by building an arcade-style game.
Come learn how to code with Sphero! Participants will learn how to incorporate technology with robotics to create a hands-on, fun, collaborative learning environment. Take coding to the next level and use loops, conditional statements, and other block codes to make Sphero follow your commands!