Stevenage Raspberry Jam #RJam, Saturday 26th Oct 2013
Saturday, 26 October 2013 from 10:30 to 13:00 (BST)
Stevenage, United Kingdom
Stevenage Raspberry Jam
We encourage people to come and play, hack or share with us.
How to get there :
Train - The college is about a 10 minute walk from the train station. More information will be provided closer to the time.
Car - The college has on site parking for the event.
This is a family-friendly event, we welcome mums and sons, dads & daughters from about 5 years and up. You don't need a Raspberry Pi to take part. Under 14s will require an adult to come with an adult with both an Adult and Under 17's Ticket needed.
The jam will have a presentation area where people are going to be able to give presentations about anything Pi related. Each presentation will be around 5 Minutes long and in the style of a lightning talk with only 50 seats being available for each presentation.
The jam will have a showcasing area where the event will take place. In this area we will allow anyone who has built anything with a Raspberry Pi to setup and showcase their projects along with being the area where people can discuss anything about Pi.
The showcase area will also have retailers of Raspberry Pi related products. Currently Cyntech and Ciseco are confirmed.
Refreshments are also planned for the day.
The money is charged to cover any costs there may be, any left over money will be used to buy more Raspberry Pis for development and for future Raspberry Jams with a 10% donation of the profit going towards the Raspberry Pi foundation
|Please email Ryanteck(at)Gmail.com if you would like to present or showcase a project you have done.|
Raspberry Jam is a growing network of user groups that meet every month to support hobbyists, developers, teachers, students and families - in fact anybody that would like to put their Raspberry Pi to good use. This network is spreading with many locations around the World. While Raspberry Jam is not endorsed, sponsored or associated with Raspberry Pi or Raspberry Pi products or services, our members are helpful people who can help you with everything you need to get what you want from your Raspberry Pi. At each Raspberry Jam you can expect to meet interesting speakers with experience of Raspberry Pi to offer, as well as an opportunity for you to meet up with other Raspberry fans
Become a Raspberry Pi-oneer - Whether you consider yourself a pro, a beginner or don't even know what a Raspberry Pi is - we encourage you to come along and find out more. If you have a Pi project that you would like to show or develop, please bring it to a meeting. You will be struck by how welcoming, supportive and friendly our group are. No barriers- We welcome people of all ages and backgrounds. You do not need to have a Raspberry Pi, only the interest in what you can do with a Raspberry Pi.
Speakers - Raspberry Jams feature a mixture of talks, networking and hands-on. If you have a suggestion or a request for a talk/presentation, or perhaps you want to show something, email Ryanteck(at)gmail.com
Ticket Registration - Raspberry Jams are very popular events and demand often exceeds capacity. It is crucial that we can make sure our venue caters for the right size of audience, hence the need for ticket registration. Ticket numbers are subject to change at any time.
Twitter - Please help spread news of our event using the hashtag #RJam.
Disclaimer - Please note that Raspberry Jam is not endorsed, sponsored or associated with Raspberry Pi or Raspberry Pi products or services
Fees - fees will be used to cover any required costs. Any left over profit will be put towards buying Pi equpment for future jams that I run with a 10% donation going towards the Raspberry Pi foundation.
When & Where
So far 45 tickets have sold! If you have a project you want to show off please email me (Ryanteck@gmail.com) about it, We are also looking for people to present 5-10 Mins for either presentations or a lightning talk about what they have done or are doing with their Raspberry Pi.