Future dates have not been arranged yet
Book a ticket to be invited to future Raspberry Jams and Raspberry Pi / tech workshops in Essex when they have been.
There is likely to be a large Chelmford Raspbery Jam and a large Southend Raspberry Jam next year.
See https://www.southendtech.co.uk for smaller Raspberry Jams and workshops / events.
Here's the details of the last Southend Raspberry Jam 10 :
Raspberry Pi, BBC MicroBit, Arduino projects, talks and workshops
Rapid Electronics selling and demoing lots of interesting Raspberry Pi, Arduino, robotics, 3D printing products – with some cheap bargains.
Talk about Tim Peake and the AstroPi competition
Lots of Drones activities by Boswells School - flight simulator and try indoor drones
Pi2D2 voice activated robot
ShimmerBot from Piwars
Talk about Tim Peake ISS amateur radio schools contact
@CrazySqueak and new game RaspberryPi and MicroBit games
Southend Raspberry Jam robot from Piwars
Build a Radio workshop £15
Lock picking demo
Remote Controlled Tug Boat
Redfern Electronics Crumble robot workshop
Cluster of Raspberry Pi Zeros - drawing fractals
Mike McRoberts The Arduino Guy
Raspberry Pi powered PDP replica
Essex Ham demoing amateur radio communications
10:15 Welcome talk
10:30 Scratch workshop 8-16yrs
Beginners : Learn to program a Raspberry Pi using a simple programming language.
10:30 Talk: International Space Station contact
Beginner: Schools contact with Tim Peake by amateur radio.
11:00 Talk : Quadcoptors
11:30 Talk: Tim Peake AstroPi
Tim Peake ran experiments and played mp3 songs on Raspberry Pi designed by school children including from Southend.
12:00 Crumble robot workshop 8yrs+
Beginners: Build a Redfern Electronics robot and program it with an easy programming language. Please bring a fully charged laptop and install software from here : http://redfernelectronics.co.uk/crumble-software/
12:00 Build a Radio workshop £15 8yrs+
Intermediate: £15 to be paid on the day for equipment to Medway Makers who are running the workshop.
12:00 Talk: Internet of Things
Hear Laura Trevail of Iotic Labs explain how the interconnected world of the future will improve our lives and how Iotic Labs's Iotic Space solves inherent problems.
12:30 Talk: Pi at Eastwood Academy
Hear about teaching coding using Raspberry Pi (as featured on the recent Rasbperry Pi blog).
1:00 BBC Microbit workshop 8yrs+
Beginner: Please bring a fully charged laptop. (Bring your MicroBit if you have one)
1:00 15 min lightning talks
Unconference style talks - first come first served on the day
2:00 Python workshop 11yrs+
Advanced: Learn to program using the Python language. There will be Raspberry Pi available to use or bring your own laptop.
6:00 Film: Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Open air screening at The Forum by Big Screen Southend, (200m walk away)
Southend Raspberry Jam will appeal to you if you are interested in Raspberry Pi, Raspberry Jam, BBC MicroBit, Astro Pi, Sonic Pi, Code Club, Code Dojo, STEM, CAS, coding, KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, KS5, SATs, GCSE, A levels, Scratch, Blockly, Tickle, Sphero, school computing curriculum, CodeBug, Tim Peake, Principia robot building Minecraft workshops etc.