International Ada Lovelace Day 2016 - Session 1 (10am to 1pm)
- Event Description
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: firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Restrictions on Attendance: Participants can attend only once
- Catering: Refreshments