Ada Lovelace Day 2016 - Talks and Activities
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Ada Lovelace Day 2016 - Talks and Activities

Ada Lovelace Day 2016 - Talks and Activities

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Edinburgh University Main Library

Room 1.12

30 George Square

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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International Ada Lovelace Day 2016 - Session 1 (10am to 1pm)

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    Come join the international celebration day of the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths for Ada Lovelace Day 2016.

    Starting 10am hear a series of short presetnations about exciting University of Edinburgh project's and Women in STEM initiatives:
    • Welcome and intro about Ada Lovelace & Mary Somerville
    • The mentoring programme at Edinburgh University
    • The maths of Ada Lovelace.
    • The Lego Lovelace project.

    Following on from the talks, you are invited to get hands on technology and build your digital skills:

    • Compete in Metadata games 
    • Creating a Lego calculator
    • Play with BBC's Microbit
    • Have Fun with Sonic Pi

    Stay until 1pm or drop in for just for a while, but either way don't miss out the #ALD16EdUni fun.

  • Contact Ewan McAndrew (Email: ewan.mcandrew@ed.ac.uk)
  • Restrictions on Attendance: Participants can attend only once
  • Catering: Refreshments
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