Session Schedule

Session Schedule2019-01-07T06:25:51-05:00

Tuesday

8:00 AM

Build Your Own Portable Gaming System - Part 1

Presented by: Paul Pagel
Time: Tuesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Looking for a portable gaming system that you can hack on?  Want to learn how to solder and assemble your own  circuit board?  Perhaps you want to re-experience the classic games and computer systems of your childhood.  Maybe you want to make and process CD-quality audio from a variety of...

Room: Portia/WisteriaTrack: HardwareTags: Hardware, MobileFormat: PreCompilerLevel: Introductory and overview
1:00 PM

Build Your Own Portable Gaming System - Part 2

Presented by: Paul Pagel
Time: Tuesday 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Looking for a portable gaming system that you can hack on?  Want to learn how to solder and assemble your own circuit board?  Perhaps you want to re- experience the classic games and computer systems of your childhood.  Maybe you want to make and process CD-quality audio from a variety of...

Room: Portia/WisteriaTrack: HardwareTags: HardwareFormat: PreCompilerLevel: Introductory and overview

Wednesday

8:00 AM

IoT from Sensing to Insights Workshop

Presented by: Brandon Lewis, Christopher Judd
Time: Wednesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

In today’s world, everything from tooth brushes to cars are connected to the internet and collecting data from sensors. Having the ability to capture the data and turn them into actionable insights can improve efficiencies, reduce cost and increase safety. Creating a IoT solution requires a lot of...

Room: CypressTrack: HardwareTags: Cloud, HardwareFormat: PreCompilerLevel: Introductory and overview

Thursday

8:00 AM

Flour Water Salt Elixir: The Fundamentals of Artisanal Hardware Hacking

Presented by: Ole Michaelis
Time: Thursday 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

What’s more fun than telling computers what to do? Combining programming with other activities you love! As a bread lover and amateur baker, that was hitting the sweet spot in sourdough fermentation using a Raspberry PI, sensors, and some 3D printing. In this talk, you’ll learn about the...

Room: Aloeswood / LeopardwoodTrack: HardwareFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview
10:30 AM

Let's Talk Bluetooth

Presented by: Leah Vogel
Time: Thursday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Bluetooth has its own lingo. Don't know much about it? Want to learn to speak it? You’ve come to the right place! In this talk, you will hear a high-level overview of Bluetooth Low Energy and explain how it differs from Bluetooth Classic (BR / EDR). You will become familiar with the terminology...

Room: Aloeswood / LeopardwoodTrack: HardwareTags: Hardware, OtherFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview
11:45 AM

Automating & Monitoring Seedling Growth in the Cloud Using IoT, Messaging & Micronaut

Presented by: Todd Sharp
Time: Thursday 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

It all started with a small project to pass the time during The Great Quarantine of 2020. I bought some chiles from the local farmer’s market (with proper face coverings and social distancing, of course), fermented my first batch of hot sauce, and shared it with a few friends around the globe. I...

Room: Indigo BayTrack: HardwareTags: Cloud, Hardware, Java, JavascriptFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview
3:30 PM

TinyML - AI in the Palm of your Hand

Presented by: Don Ward
Time: Thursday 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Machine Learning has taken over the world. Decisions using data are being made in our daily lives every day in apps we use, to what ads we see in our social media. TinyML is one of the next frontiers for Machine Learning. Aptly named, TinyML relies on running machine learning models on the tiniest...

Room: Indigo BayTrack: HardwareTags: Hardware, OtherFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview

Friday

9:45 AM

Self-Driving Robotic Cars - Starting on a budget

Presented by: Don Ward
Time: Friday 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Seven years ago Waymo learned that soap bubbles cause their self-driving cars to hesitate on whether to brake or not. Today the promise of self-driving cars is still only a promise. The industry continues to move forward and advances are made every day. Soap bubbles no longer cause havoc. The good...

Room: Aloeswood / LeopardwoodTrack: HardwareTags: HardwareFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview
11:00 AM

Let’s Build a VR Game! Oculus Quest 2 + Unity + C#

Presented by: Lance Larsen
Time: Friday 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Oculus Quest 2 has sold over 8 MILLION devices so far and is projected to sell 18-20 MILLION next year! For the first time VR has broken through the early adopter crowd and is increasingly becoming a mainstream consumer gaming and production device! What does that mean for you? Well you now...

Room: Nile/OrangeTrack: HardwareTags: .NET, HardwareFormat: General SessionLevel: Introductory and overview