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Code/Art Fest 2021

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Kickoff with Code/Art!
Kickoff party with Code/Art team + opening remarks from CEO & Co-Founder of Code/Art, Amy Renshaw
Romina Polo Amy Renshaw (she/her)
2021-03-20T10:15:00Z 2021-03-20T10:30:00Z America/New_York Kickoff+with+Code%2FArt%21+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Workshops
Micro:bit Classroom for Teachers
In this intro session, you will learn how to code a micro:bit, use a free simulator and choose from dozens of activities to try with your own students.
Amanda Jeane Strode
2021-03-20T10:30:00Z 2021-03-20T11:30:00Z America/New_York Micro%3Abit+Classroom+for+Teachers+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Creative Coding Using P5.js
A beginner-friendly intro to the inspiring world of p5.js. Learn to create shapes, utilize colors and build a composition.
Sofia Garcia
2021-03-20T10:30:00Z 2021-03-20T11:30:00Z America/New_York Creative+Coding+Using+P5.js https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Minecraft Hour of Code: The Voyage Aquatic
This workshop takes learners on an underwater, deepsea adventure to find treasure and solve puzzles with coding.
Jimmy Estrada
2021-03-20T10:30:00Z 2021-03-20T11:30:00Z America/New_York Minecraft+Hour+of+Code%3A+The+Voyage+Aquatic%09 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Career Talk with Ari Melenciano
Hear from Ari - Creative Technologist with Google, Teaching and Research Fellow at NYU ITP, and Founder of Afrotectopia
Ari Melenciano
2021-03-20T10:30:00Z 2021-03-20T11:30:00Z America/New_York Career+Talk+with+Ari+Melenciano https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Changing the World with Code - Keynote by Emma Yang
Youngest ever MIT Solve Winner, Emma is the 16-year-old founder of Timeless, an app to help Alzheimer's patients.
Emma Yang
2021-03-20T11:30:00Z 2021-03-20T12:00:00Z America/New_York Changing+the+World+with+Code+-+Keynote+by+Emma+Yang https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· STEAM Expo
STEAM EXPO hour // Online Voting
Check out our amazing STEAM partners for both students and teachers!
2021-03-20T12:00:00Z 2021-03-20T13:00:00Z America/New_York STEAM+EXPO+hour+%2F%2F+Online+Voting https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· STEAM Expo
Teals by Microsoft Info Session for Teachers
Live Presentation and Q&A. TEALS connects existing high school teachers with industry professionals to create or improve computer science (CS) programs.
Willy Orozco
2021-03-20T12:00:00Z 2021-03-20T12:30:00Z America/New_York Teals+by+Microsoft+Info+Session+for+Teachers https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Design Your Dream House Using Tinkercad
Learn how to create your very own environmentally-friendly dream home using Tinkercad. Learn the basics of 3D imaging while designing the house of the future.
Dayna Cortes
2021-03-20T12:30:00Z 2021-03-20T13:30:00Z America/New_York Design+Your+Dream+House+Using+Tinkercad https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Discovery Education Experience for Teachers
Learn about this simple-to-use K-12 learning platform that combines dynamic curated curriculum resources with grab-and-go instructional strategies.
Arlene Weissberg
2021-03-20T12:30:00Z 2021-03-20T13:30:00Z America/New_York The+Discovery+Education+Experience+for+Teachers https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Make a Polar Bear Tracker Using Micro:Bits
Learn to program a micro:bit and create a real-world solution to a problem. In this session we will create safe sea turtle lights and a polar bear tracker!
Amanda Jeane Strode
2021-03-20T12:30:00Z 2021-03-20T13:30:00Z America/New_York Make+a+Polar+Bear+Tracker+Using+Micro%3ABits https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Making Sound and Music Using P5.js
Let's get creative all the way and incorporate music into our artwork during this p5.js workshop.
Liam Baum
2021-03-20T12:30:00Z 2021-03-20T13:30:00Z America/New_York Making+Sound+and+Music+Using+P5.js https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Exploring Computing Careers- Women in Tech Panel
The world is at your fingertips! Come to hear from our panel of experts about the many types of careers you can have in computing.
Denise Mendez Siobhan Williams Johanna Mikkola Sara Chipps Julia Lau
2021-03-20T13:30:00Z 2021-03-20T14:30:00Z America/New_York Exploring+Computing+Careers-+Women+in+Tech+Panel https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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#IamRemarkable by Google for Teachers
Learn the importance of self-promotion in your personal and professional life and be equipped with tools to develop this skill. Hosted by UKG
Kim Alonso
2021-03-20T14:30:00Z 2021-03-20T15:30:00Z America/New_York %23IamRemarkable+by+Google+for+Teachers https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Intro to WebXR Using Babylon Javascript
Basic coding is helpful, but even if you don't have any coding experience you could still learn from this workshop!
Ayşegül  Yönet
2021-03-20T14:30:00Z 2021-03-20T15:30:00Z America/New_York Intro+to+WebXR+Using+Babylon+Javascript%09 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Code Your Own Video Game Using Scratch
Master Procrastinator: A Game of Speed! The clock is ticking… notifications are flying in faster and faster...who can procrastinate the longest?
Kierstin Matsuda
2021-03-20T14:30:00Z 2021-03-20T15:30:00Z America/New_York Code+Your+Own+Video+Game+Using+Scratch https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Creating Mobile Apps Using MIT App Inventor
Learn how to use MIT App Inventor, a block-based coding software. After this hour, you'll be able to construct apps without much effort.
Krish Maniar
2021-03-20T14:30:00Z 2021-03-20T15:30:00Z America/New_York Creating+Mobile+Apps+Using+MIT+App+Inventor%09 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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ChangeMaker Pitch Competition
Four teams looking to change the world. Watch as they pitch their idea to a panel of tech professionals for a chance to win $1,000!
Maria Derchi Leigh-Ann Buchanan Claudia Duran
2021-03-20T15:30:00Z 2021-03-20T16:30:00Z America/New_York ChangeMaker+Pitch+Competition https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Equitability and Social Justice in Tech
As tech continues to integrate into our world, we must ensure all have equal access to its opportunities. How can we make STEM education more inclusive?
Leandra Hall
2021-03-20T16:30:00Z 2021-03-20T17:30:00Z America/New_York Equitability+and+Social+Justice+in+Tech https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Build Your Own Website Using HTML
Create your first website using HTML and CSS to keep track of your Stay-at-Home Activities Checklist.
Kierstin Matsuda
2021-03-20T16:30:00Z 2021-03-20T17:30:00Z America/New_York Build+Your+Own+Website+Using+HTML https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Create 3D visuals Using MetaVRse
No coding experience needed! Learn about lighting and shaders which is what makes movies like the ones Pixar makes amazing.
Julie  Smithson
2021-03-20T16:30:00Z 2021-03-20T17:30:00Z America/New_York Create+3D+visuals+Using+MetaVRse+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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CodeHS: Blended Learning Teaching Strategies for any CS Classroom for Teachers
Discover how to leverage the fully online CodeHS platform to ensure that every student has access to high-quality CS & programming courses.
Lori Goldade
2021-03-20T16:30:00Z 2021-03-20T17:30:00Z America/New_York CodeHS%3A+Blended+Learning+Teaching+Strategies+for+any+CS+Classroom+for+Teachers https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Fireside Chat with Keynote Speaker- Danielle Feinberg
Fireside chat with Keynote Speaker - Director of Lighting at Pixar Animation Studios, Danielle Feinberg.
Danielle Feinberg
2021-03-20T18:00:00Z 2021-03-20T18:45:00Z America/New_York Fireside+Chat+with+Keynote+Speaker-+Danielle+Feinberg https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Closing Awards Ceremony (Annual All Girls Coding Competition)
The announcement and celebration of the 2021 winners and finalists of Code/Art's All-Girls Coding Competition!
Amy Renshaw (she/her) Romina Polo
2021-03-20T18:45:00Z 2021-03-20T19:30:00Z America/New_York Closing+Awards+Ceremony+%28Annual+All+Girls+Coding+Competition%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fcaf2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Maria Derchi

Executive Director at Refresh Miami

Leigh-Ann Buchanan

President & Executive Director at Aīre Ventures

Johanna Mikkola

Vice President & General Manager Miami at BrainStation

Emma Yang

Founder at Timeless

Danielle Feinberg

Director of Lighting at Pixar Animation Studios

Ari Melenciano

Creative Technologist at Google & Founder of Afrotectopia

Arlene Weissberg

Senior Manager at Discovery Education

Siobhan Williams

Sr. Software Engineer at Stryker

Denise Mendez

Principal Software Engineer at Microsoft Mixed Reality

Sofia Garcia

Creative Technologist at J.P. Morgan & Lead Curator at Artxcode

Liam Baum

Musician and Educator

Claudia Duran

Managing Director at Endeavor Miami

Kim Alonso

Product Manager in Tech Strategy at UKG

Amanda Jeane Strode

Educator at Micro:bit Educational Foundation

Kierstin Matsuda

Program Manager at Microsoft- Azure’s Cybersecurity Department

Julia Lau

Data Scientist at Spotify

Dayna Cortes

Library Media Project Instructor at MDPLS

Ayşegül Yönet

Senior Azure Cloud Developer Advocate at Microsoft

Amy Renshaw (she/her)

CEO at Code/Art

Julie Smithson

Chief Learning Officer at MetaVRse

Willy Orozco

Regional Manager at Microsoft TEALS Program

Romina Polo

Projects Director at Code/Art

Sara Chipps

Co-Founder at Jewelbots & Director of Product at Stack Overflow

Lori Goldade

Professional Development Specialist at CodeHS

Krish Maniar

App Dev League Team

Leandra Hall

Founder at AfroTechie

Jimmy Estrada

Training Associate at Microsoft

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Non-profit increasing the number of girls studying computer science by inspiring them with the creative possibilities of computer programming.

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Virtual Art Gallery

Enter Code/Art's VR Gallery of coded self-portraits & more!

Microsoft TEALS

Technology Education And Literacy In Schools

Code/Art

Inspiring Girls to Code | Professional Development for Teachers

Sphero

Inspiring the Creators of Tomorrow.

Code Ninjas

We Make Coding Fun

Jewelbots

Craft Kits For Budding Inventors

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Makey Makey: The World is Your Construction Kit

Moonlighter FabLab | Maker Faire Miami

Empowering makers with the skills, tools, and opportunities to shape a better future.

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DreamUp

Bringing space to the classroom, and the classroom to space!

ImagiLabs

Meet the imagiCharm, your creative coding companion!

MDPLS- YOUmake Miami

A place for creation, exploration, invention and learning.

CodeHS

Online IDE • Coding LMS • Curriculum • PD • Certifications

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