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Summer of Drones Ottawa

Alan Gardner

Sunday, 14 July 2013 from 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM (EDT)

Ottawa, Ontario

Summer of Drones Ottawa

Registration Information

Registration Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Solo Hacker Sold Out Ended $25.00 $1.62
Bring Your Own Drone
Do you have your own Parrot.AR Drone? Bring it along and form a team at this event.
4 Registrations Ended $10.00 $1.24

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Event Details

The Summer of Drones is a chance for local hackers to spend a day playing with Parrot.AR Drones : programmable, flying robots. Participants will compete in teams of three or four to produce the most useful, novel or interesting hacks. These might be new control schemes (using a Kinect or joystick), real-world applications (like following a path or person) or even a game. At the end, community judges will choose the best applications.  

Note: You must register before Wednesday, July 10th. We won't be accepting new registrations at the door.

No previous experience with robots is required! You can program the drones in many languages, including: Ruby, Python, Node.js and Perl.

 

Be sure to check out and share the event on Facebook.

 

Schedule

9:30 AM Doors open, participants can start setting up

10:00 AM Kick-off, brief explanation of the day

10:30 AM Network and form groups

11:00 AM Start hacking!

12:30 PM Pizza lunch and snacks (keep hacking!)

4:00 PM Deadline to submit your team and idea to present

4:30 PM Demos and Judging

6:00 PM Wrap-up and prizes

 

For more details see http://ottawadrones.com

Have questions about Summer of Drones Ottawa? Contact Alan Gardner

When & Where


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126 York Street
Ottawa, Ontario
Canada

Sunday, 14 July 2013 from 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM (EDT)


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Organizer

Alan Gardner

If you have any questions about the event, contact me on Twitter at @alanctgardner, or by email: alanctgardner@gmail.com

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