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Hour of Code & Cool Code Awards 2017

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The MIX @ Fenwick - George Mason University

4400 University Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030

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Join the Largest Hour of Code Event in Northern Virginia!!

CoderDojo NOVA and NOVA Systemic are joining forces with CODE.ORG to host a fun and engaging competition and Hour of Code event to ignite interest in computer science and innovation.

We're excited to host this year's event at The MIX - a new maker space on the main campus of George Mason University. The event will also feature technology demos and exhibitors.

The program will culiminate with the Cool Code Awards ceremony to award prizes to Northern Virginia students who have built cool coding and other tech related projects.

Join us as we demystify code and celebrate the power of our innovation and creativity.


FAQs

Do I need to bring a laptop?

Yes, please bring your laptop to the event! If you don't have one, don't worry -- you can pair up with a friend.


How does my child sign-up to participate in the competition?

To compete, students must reigister their projects at www.coolcodeawards.co by November 28th. A completed project is not required at the time of registration.


My kid isn't an expert in coding. Should I still bring them?

Absolutely! We'll be using very simple, drag-and-drop guided tutorials to show youth how to code. In addition, there will be a variety of exhibitors and live demonstrations to engage attendees throughout the day.

Is there a fee to park?

No. There will be ample free parking available for event attendees.

My company/organization would like to be an exhibitor, where do we sign-up?

To exhibit or conduct an interactive demo at the the evet, click here to complete a registration form.

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