Middle School Charlotte Cyber Saturday - 09/13/14

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Middle School Charlotte Cyber Saturday - 09/13/14

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When and where

Date and time

Saturday, September 13, 2014 · 8am - 12pm EDT


Sheraton Charlotte 555 S. McDowell Street Conference Center Charlotte, NC 28204


Cyber Saturday at Blend Conference.

Join us for Middle SchoolCyber Saturday on September 13th. We are leveraging some of the Blend Conference ‘best of the best’ tech talent and have a cool hands-on session planned for you.

Date: Saturday, September 13

Time: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Note new starting time.

Location: Charlotte Sheraton Conference Center, 555 S. McDowell Street.


Parking: Hotel parking lot or garage.

To Register:https://mscharlotteseptcybersaturday2014.eventbrite.com

Speaker: Scott Hanselman, Community Architect – Web Platform and Tools at Microsoft. I’m a teacher. I speak all over to whoever will listen. I’ve written code that you've used. Icode,write,speak,empower, promote, braid, learn & listen”

Session A: Persistence of Vision (PoV) Rocket Badge! Build a PoV display in the shape of a rocket. You will earn how to solder electrical components to a circuit board. After the session, go to a website to customize the displayed message.

Session B: Code for America(Charlotte Team) Learn how you can become a part of the solution. The Code for America team in the City of Charlotte is working to increase citizen engagement with access to relevant and accurate information.

About Cyber Saturday. Cyber Saturday is a free monthly program run by IT-oLogy partners where students can learn more about IT. These creative sessions cover avariety of IT topics including hands-on activities as well as presentations from IT professionals.

About Blend Conference. A generalist conference featuring 60+ diverse speakers sharing ideas and conversations about user experience, design, front-end and back-end development.

For questions or more information, contact Kay Read, kay.read@it-ology.org

About the organizer

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IT-oLogy is a non-profit collaboration of businesses, academic institutions and other organizations dedicated to growing the IT talent pipeline and advancing the IT profession.  IT-oLogy has three main initiatives:  Promote IT (K-12), Teach IT (Higher Education), Grow IT (Professionals and Businesses). For more information, please call us at 704-516-3633, visit us at www.it-ology.org, or follow us on Twitter @IT-oLogy.