Southend Linux User Group

Raspberry Jam

Southend Raspberry Jam #3 – Saturday 16th August 10am – 5pm

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We are holding our third Southend Raspberry Jam on Saturday 16th August from 10am – 5pm at the Tickfield Centre, Southend.

There will be talks, show and tell, workshops, videos, robots, flashing leds and lots of fun.

Book Tickets

Talks:

Slot

Item – Lecture Room 1

Person

Slot

Item – Lecture Room 2

Person

10:45 – 11:15 Exploring Networks via Raspberry Pi Verena Hermann 10:55 – 11:25 Using GitHub Tom Keene
12:00 – 12:30 IoT (Internet of Things) Platforms Edmund DSouza 12:10 – 12:40 Quadcopters Dave Black
13:45 – 14:15 Interactive Media Graham Harwood 13:55 – 14:25 Medical Electronics Ed Bye
15:00 – 15:30 Pygame & Python GPIO Andy C. Knight 15:10 – 15:40 Mindio – Mind Control Ji Hu
16:15 – 16:45 Intro to Arduino & Laser Text Matt Booker 16:25 – 16:55 Minecraft: Pi Edition (Python) Andy C. Knight

Workshops and Exhibits, running all day:

  • Richard D: Build a Cat5 Ethernet Cable
  • Edmund D: Solder Booth
  • Ray E: Solder Electronics Workshop
  • Si Ye: Tooth Data Project
  • Ji Hu: Arduino: Mind Control
  • Derek S: Sonic Pi 2 – programming made easy, learn via the fun of sound
  • Scratch, by our young local expert
  • Mark T and others: Robot Arms – controlled with web interface and accelerometer
  • Matt B: Arduino Laser Text & Electronics
  • Laura T: Pinnochion & PiGlow
  • Andy C. K: Capacitive Distance Sensing 2 – as an input
  • Romilly Cocking: C3Pi Robot
  • Tony S: Motor Controllers
  • Love Southend: HTML and CSS style sheets
  • MyPiFi Traffic Lights
  • Careers mobile phone app
  • Average Man vs Pi (only 10:00 – 12:30): Temperature board, PiTFT, Homemade LED PCB, RaspBMC with Android remote and more
  • Python GPIO and Scratch GPIO: learn the ways to control electronics from your Pi

Raffle

Win a Raspberry Pi B+ Ultimate Kit! (Kindly donated by ModmyPi.com)
Plus an assortment of other prizes such as MyPyFi.net LED board.
Raffle Tickets £1 and will be drawn @ 4:00pm Saturday 16th August

Also, everyone who attends shall be given a free ModMyPi sticker!

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FAQ

All ages and abilities welcome. No Pi required.

If you have a Pi or laptop or smartphone, then bring it along.

Wifi internet access

If you would like to demo your projects, hold a talk or workshop or sell you goods, we would love to meet you. Please contact us at linux@soslug.org.

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Location:

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Tickfield Centre
Tickfield Industrial Estate
Tickfield Avenue
Southend, Essex
SS2 6LL
Nearest rail station: Prittlewell
Nearest bus stop: Blue Boar, Victoria Ave

Update: Here are some posts about our successful event from the blogosphere:

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Last modified: Alan Campion - 2015-01-22

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