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Is your coding club cancelled because of lockdown?

Get Young People involved in technology with games, hearing from role models and a hands-on electronics and game making workshops all from home!

NI Raspberry Jam at NIDC presents an afternoon of games, inspiring speakers, a chance to ask real game developers questions, and hands-on workshops with FREE Circuit Playground Base Kits to take part from home.

Join the first ever online NI Raspberry Jam at NIDC!

ℹī¸ Important Information


NI Raspberry Jam at NIDC runs from 1PM until 5PM on Saturday, 10th of October. Additionally, the Young People will be able to watch presentations from the main conference that runs from 9.30AM until 5PM on Friday and Saturday, 9th and 10th of October.

➡ī¸ The registration for free workshop kits is closed, but you can still purchase it online yourself on The Pi Hut website (click here). âŦ…ī¸

Have a read through the safety and guidance information for parents and guardians (click here).

đŸ“ē Programme for Saturday Afternoon


ℹī¸ 1:00pm Welcome and tips for following along from online!
đŸ’Ŧ 1:05pm 'Try out programming, you may fall in love' by Geena
đŸ’Ŧ 1:15pm 'Tell me about your programmer: robopsychologist and other careers that don't exist' by Andrew
đŸ’Ŧ 1:25pm 'Augmented reality: 15-minute app vs. 1-week app' by Lauren
đŸ’Ŧ 1:35pm 'Back to the future - programming past and future' by Rebecca
🤩 1:45pm QUIZ game on Kahoot!
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1:55pm Water break - stay hydrated!
🛠 2:00pm HANDS ON WORKSHOP to 'Build Your Own Automatic Night Light' by Lucy
🤩 2:40pm IDEAS for using your electronics kit at home
🚰 2:50pm Water break - stay hydrated!
đŸ’Ŧ 2:55pm 'Everyone has a place in the games industry' by Tina
đŸ’Ŧ 3:05pm 'How to get into games' by Kevin
đŸ’Ŧ 3:15pm 'Drawing video games for a job' by Jase
🎉 3:25pm (surprise)
🤩 3:35pm ASK game makers QUESTIONS (interactive)
đŸĨĒ 3:55pm Breaktime (5 minutes)
🛠 4:00pm HANDS ON WORKSHOP to 'Turn your ideas into games with pen and paper' by Kevin
👋 4:50pm Goodbye and what you can do next!

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Northern Ireland Developer Conference

We're a group of enthusiastic volunteers dedicated to planning and running the grass roots community conference that is the NI Developer Conference.

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