Instructor: M. Ensley - w/ WeRockIt
About: Python is an interpreted high-level programming language for general-purpose programming. Created by Guido van Rossum and first released in 1991, Python has a design philosophy that emphasizes code readability, notably using significant whitespace. This is an introductory class with the goal of teaching you the very basics of Python Development.
Instructor: M. Ensley - w/ WeRockIt
Instructor: Joe Kutner w/ Heroku
About: Heroku is a container-based cloud Platform as a Service (PaaS). Developers use Heroku to deploy, manage, and scale modern apps. This workshop will go over the basics of what you need to get started with Heroku and deploy an app with Heroku.
Instructor: Lauren Gowins
About: Good application development always starts with a good design. Wireframing is a quick way to get everyone on your team heading in the right direction and thinking about how things will be put together. In this workshop will we go over wireframing best practices and how to use it to design out your app. We’ll also go over some of the tools available in the industry.
Instructor: Leon Kennedy w/ After Hours Game Dev
About: Learn the basics of Blender, a professional, free and open-source 3D computer graphics software toolset used for creating animated films, visual effects, art, 3D printed models, interactive 3D applications and video games.
Instructor: Tyler "Ryan" Kline - After Hours Game Dev
About: Learn the basics of Unity, a cross-platform game engine that can be used to create both three-dimensional and two-dimensional games as well as simulations for desktops and laptops, home consoles, smart TVs, and mobile devices.
Instructor: Patrick Phillips
About: Microsoft .NET is a free, cross-platform, open source developer platform for building many different types of applications. With .NET, you can use multiple languages, editors, and libraries to build for web, mobile, desktop, gaming, and IoT. This workshop will provide a basic introduction to the Microsoft .NET framework.
Instructor: Zach McKinnon
About: In this workshop we will go over how to get started with Amazon Web Services (AWS). AWS provides on-demand cloud computing platforms to individuals, companies and governments, on a paid subscription basis. The technology allows subscribers to have at their disposal a virtual cluster of computers, available all the time, through the Internet. AWS's version of virtual computers emulate most of the attributes of a real computer including hardware (CPU(s) & GPU(s) for processing, local/RAM memory, hard-disk/SSD storage); a choice of operating systems; networking; and pre-loaded application software such as web servers, databases, CRM, etc.
Instructor: Josh Reinoehl
About: Firebase is a Backend-as-a-Service (BaaS) developed by Google that frees developers to focus crafting fantastic user experiences. You don’t need to manage servers. You don’t need to write APIs. Firebase is your server, your API and your datastore, all written so generically that you can modify it to suit most needs. In this workshop will go over how to build your first app with Firebase.
Instructor: J. Langley
About: The Jupyter Notebook is an open-source web application that allows you to create and share documents that contain live code, equations, visualizations and narrative text. Uses include: data cleaning and transformation, numerical simulation, statistical modeling, data visualization, machine learning, and much more. This workshop will go over the basics of Jupyter Notebook and how to use it to Analyze Data.
Instructor: Dan O'Neil
About: Dan O’Neil will go over some of the various data visualization tools that can be used such as 3js. Learn how to track potentially dangerous asteroids, use Amazon Sumerian to create and run virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and 3D applications quickly and easily without requiring any specialized programming or 3D graphics expertise and more!
Instructor: Jonathan Rosswog
About: Power BI is a suite of analytics tools that help you deliver insights of your data. Connect to hundreds of data sources, simplify data prep, drive ad hoc analysis and produce beautiful reports. This workshop will provide an overview of how to use Power BI and the R programing language to interact and help visualize NASA Data.