Tuesday

2:30 PM

Solar Critters Workshop

Presented by: Christopher Judd
Time: Tuesday 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Critters like turtles, frogs, and lizards can be fun to play with. They can have vibrant colors and run around. In this hands-on workshop, kidz of all ages will use their creativity to decorate and build their own moving critters. Along the way, kidz will learn basic electronics using solar power to...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: HardwareFormat: KidzMash Sessionz

Wednesday

2:30 PM

A squishy Play-Doh intro to Electronics

Presented by: Damon Stamper
Time: Wednesday 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Learning electronics doesn't have to be hard. In fact it can be quite squishy! Come learn some simple electronics and play with Play-Doh along the way. You'll learn how to make creatures with glowing eyes, fire trucks with fading lights, and other fun creations! Electronic components taught will...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Hardware, Soft SkillsFormat: KidzMash Sessionz

Thursday

2:30 PM

Light Up with Graphite!

Presented by: Erin Hanton
Time: Thursday 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM

Did you know you can make electrical circuits with all kinds of conductors, including the graphite in your pencils? In this session we'll learn a bit about electrical circuit basics and make some LEDs light up by experimenting with drawing some circuits on paper with regular graphite!

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: HardwareFormat: KidzMash Sessionz

Friday

10:30 AM

Talking to the Astronauts: Amateur HAM Radio

Presented by: Laci Graham
Time: Friday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This interactive talk is open to anyone who is interested but suggested for older kids. In this talk we’ll learn about how radios work, how to get your amateur radio license, and we’ll talk to the astronauts in the International Space Station.

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Hardware, System Design, ObservabilityFormat: KidzMash Sessionz