S.T.E.A.M. / Code Club Special – December 13th 2018

13th December from 6.30pm - Uni Days, Nottingham What's it about? S.T.E.A.M. and Code Club Special! Join the Meetup Here What will we be doing? Tim Wilson - Code Club Midlands Coordinator: Tim will be taking us through how Code Club works and how to get involved. john read - beeston code club volunteer: John will be sharing his experiences of volunteering at a local Code Club. katharine childs - code club programme coordinator: Katharine will be on hand to answer your questions about Code Club on the evening, including how Code Club works and how to get involved. paul smith-keitley - steam curriculum specialist: Paul will talk about why STEAM education …

Particle, VR and Cool Event Kit – November 15th 2018

15th November from 6.30pm - Uni Days, Nottingham What's it about? Particle IoT, VR and Cool Event Kit! Join the Meetup Here What will we be doing? William Steen - From concept to ramp-up: Developing Connected Products using the Particle IoT Platform:Will will be talking to us about his experience with the Particle IoT Platform, and how he has developed Connected Products using it.Aviva Caller - Mistakes of a Noob VR Developer:With no knowledge of 3D or VR development, Aviva developed a virtual reality scuba training tool for her dissertation, to investigate if a practical scuba skill taught in VR, could be applied in the …

Lightning Talks / Speed Demos – 18th October 2018

18th October from 6.30pm - Uni Days, Nottingham What's it about? This month we're handing the Meetup over to you!  Join the Meetup Here What will we be doing? This month we'll be doing something a little different and handing the Meetup over to you!If you've got something interesting to talk about or show around IoT, then this is your chance.Whether it's a short talk on a little gadget you built, plugging a code club you run, or you just found something really cool on the Internet, then this is your time...If you're worried that no one will be interested, then we can gaurentee that …

Cognitive Services and IoT to make Museum exhibits more compelling with Martin Kearn and Martin Beeby – September 2018

13th September from 6.30pm - Uni Days, Nottingham What's it about? When was the last time to visited your local museum? …. Join the Meetup Here What will we be doing? Martin Kearn will talk about how museums are under increasing pressure to become commercially viable whilst modernising themselves and appealing the insta-generation. This is the story of how Microsoft worked with Black Radley to create the ‘intelligent exhibit’ IoT device. This is a Raspberry Pi device which adds artificial intelligence to museum exhibits by tailoring the audio description to the age of the exhibit visitor. It does this whilst logging insightful analytics data on …