By Team Techweek2

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From learning to code to designing a chatbot, these educational tech events all involve some element of hands-on learning. Check them out below!

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Free

She Can Code

19 - 27 May 2018
Online, Virtual

Celebrating the 125th anniversary of women being awesome in Aotearoa with coding

Free

Coding and Game Design for Teachers and Adults

19 May 2018 — 1:00pm
War Memorial Library, Wellington

Make a game and learn to code the fun way!

$

Design a Human-Centred-Chatbot (in under 4 hours!)

22 May 2018 — 8:30am
The GridAKL, Auckland

Sculpt a Chatbot vision, strategy, personality, and design a Conversational-AI.

$

Kids' Robotics Challenges!

19 May 2018 — 2:00pm
Imagination Station, Christchurch

A 2-hour robotics challenge session for kids!

Free

Mosgiel Tech for Seniors

22 May 2018 — 10:00am
Mosgiel Library, Dunedin

An info session for seniors who use computers or mobile devices, and want to learn more about keeping their information safe online.

$

Streaming for Kids: How-To Session

22 May 2018 — 5:00pm
TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids, Auckland

Attack On Geek presents ‘Streaming 101’, an educational class for kids who aspire to become content creators, streamers and ‘YouTubers’.

Free

Online course design for those who want to teach the world in perfect harmony!

22 May 2018 — 4:00pm
Open Polytechnic, Wellington

Learn about design thinking from industry experts and create your own interactive learning modules.

Free

Hogwarts of GIS and Web Mapping: Build your own Web Map

22 May 2018 — 10:30am
Orbica HQ - Level 2, Christchurch

Learn to create a web map in just an hour and a half... what is this sorcery???

Free

Concept to functional metal parts for all.

23 May 2018 — 12:30pm
Mahi Tahi Room, The Orchard, Northland

Concept to reality in metal with common technology.

Free

Minecraft Hour of Code

26 May 2018 — 1:00pm
Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin

Take part in a supervised online tutorial that will help you explore computer coding, working with the popular Minecraft game.

$

E-Textiles - the future of fabrics

25 May 2018 — 9:00am
Mahi Tahi Room, The Orchard, Northland

Welcome to the wacky world of E-textiles! A hands-on workshop for STEM teachers interested in fabric science and electronics technology.

$

Light Up Your Life

26 May 2018 — 10:30am
Kiwi North, Northland

Create your own wall-hanging or soft toy that lights up at the push of a button! Who knew electronics was this much fun?!

$

Creatures of the Night

26 May 2018 — 1:30pm
Kiwi North, Northland

Scary spooks? Things that go bump in the night?
Find them all in our monster fun-filled workshop!


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