Join Christina Myers, a 3rdyear PhD student in KMI, and learn how to design a video game from scratch. In this workshop, you will learn to use a game design engine which was used to make 70 of the top 100 games in the U.S. Apple App Store! You will spend about an hour learning the […]
Streaming is available on: http://stadium.open.ac.uk/3213 Facebook streaming here! https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=419637695272050 Helen Jarvis from the Turing-Welchmann Bombe Rebuild Trust is going to be with us and she will show us the amazing story of the Enigma machine and the Bombe rebuild project which was completed by a dedicated team of volunteers and which is helping preserve one […]
David and his Raspberry Pi Digital Graffiti project are showcased on the Raspberry Pi website!!!
Greetings All. As a warm up to the spectacle that will be ‘A Very Makers Christmas’ which will be taking place in the Library from 12pm – 2pm on 6th December we proudly present…. The Knowledge Makers Cryptic Quest – A real treasure hunt, with real treasure! Seven locations hiding seven puzzles leading to the final […]
Ever wanted to start making things with your hands but never got round to learn code? Are you asked to do code in your research and you don’t know where to start? That’s the place! Join us for this [Knowledge makers + OU Research Software Engineering] workshop to learn the basics of coding in Python […]
We are thrilled to announce that on the 27th of September we will have a special Knowledge Makers (v5.0) with a VIP keynote speaker. Philip Colligan CEO of the Raspberry Pi Foundation! Agenda Thursday 27th September 13:00-14:30 Berrill Lecture Theatre Mezzanine Raspberry Pi Research Showcase The showcase will feature demos, videos, posters and hands-on sessions […]
Our fellow Knowledge Makers are part of the MAZI project (http://www.mazizone.eu/) and next Friday they are running a MAZI impact workshop in Deptford http://www.mazizone.eu/pilot-studies/creeknet/ and they are calling out for fellow makers to join them! Where Creekside Discovery Centre, 14 Creekside, Deptford, SE8 4SA When Friday 20th July 10.30-17.00 How: 10:30 – 11:00 Introduction to […]
Lisa Bowers is joining us and showing the results of her research on a haptic prototype assembly tool for non-sighted, visually impaired and fully sighted Design Students. When: 10.30AM to 11.30AM Location: Library Atrium
This event will be co-hosted by the CRC conference and it will take place in the Micheal Young building. How to get there This is a campus map And this is a simplified version for this event: See you there!
This is a call for all Knowledge Makers and robot-lovers!! We will run a ROS-workshop with the goal of introducing those who are interested in developing robot-integrated applications. The Robot Operating System (ROS) http://www.ros.org/ is a flexible framework for writing robot software. It consists of a collection of tools, libraries, and conventions aiming at simplifying […]