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| Linux workshops for beginners/intermediate || [[User:Oni|Oni]] || Katie/tajasel crissalida
| Linux workshops for beginners/intermediate || [[User:Oni|Oni]] || Katie/tajasel crissalida, Bugs
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Revision as of 12:11, 8 September 2010

We try and hold at least one talk at our monthly hack evenings, and we also want to start running more involved workshops at our space. If you want to give one of these, or you've got a suggestion, this is the place to let us know.

Regular Hackspace workshops

Workshop When
Hackspace safety induction TBC
Laser cutter induction TBC

Workshops offered and prepared

If you are scheduled to do a workshop, or can definitely give one at no notice, please add it here.

Workshops offered

If you can give a workshop talk, put it here. If you need more than a week's notice, please say so. Don't interpret the timestamp dates below as projected dates. Actual scheduled workshops will be shown above.

For certain workshops, more than one volunteer may be needed, depending on activities and number of attendees.

Workshop Volunteer Interested ?
Introduction to Hardware Hacking/Arduino incl live demo Andy "Bob" Brockhurst Ken(des) - quite interested in a mid-week evening option,
HTML/CSS for beginner/intermediate Oni | Davids | Chris Adams
Microformats for beginners Phae Spike AndrewBlack
Servo programming with Arduino Michael Margolis Phil Jones
Meta Workshop - Tips for a successful workshop PaulR.
Ruby and Sinatra for Beginners James Harrison 16:27, 23 April 2010 (UTC) V21 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC) --3en 15:23, 28 August 2010 (UTC)
Kernel debugging or something on reverse engineering? Mark
Using TFL APIs Mark, possibly dom/harrywood/Paul2/anyone else as well? AndrewBlack
Introduction to ARM microcontrollers.
Attendees will work with dev kits during the workshop.
Harry 10:54, 26 July 2010 (UTC) Ciarán
Ruby for beginners (Max? Chris Adams) Would be happy to do this JamesHarrison 21:49, 21 April 2010 (UTC) V21 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC), earthshine
Decent beginner electronics workshop (probably one or two half-days at the space) Russ 10:40, 12 January 2010 (UTC) Ciarán, Phil Jones, earthshine, Bugs
Introduction to Amazon AWS Services - S3, EC2, SimpleDB, etc. using boto Rlotun 11:13, 12 January 2010 (UTC) MattP TimHughes, Phil Jones AndrewBlack
Introduction to asynchronous network programming in Python using Twisted Rlotun 11:16, 12 January 2010 (UTC) MattP TimHughes V21 Phil Jones 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC)
A workshop on effectively using the scope/logic analyser we have Artag 13:42, 27 July 2010 (UTC)
Python for beginners Oni Have taught this before at Leeds Uni.Would love to do it again.
I might be willing to do this, as I'm possibly already doing the same thing elsewhere sometime soon, and so running the same thing will be easy enough - Tom Parker
TimHughes, AndrewBlack, earthshine, Bugs
Introduction to iPhone Programming and Hacking Oni
Vector graphics in Inkscape chrisf Phil Jones, earthshine
Photo editing in Gimp for beginners chrisf AndrewBlack
Introduction to programmable logic (VHDL, FPGAs & CPLDs) ChrisMc Artag, earthshine
Something on Languages, probably lightning talks on etymology, conlangs, computer based language processing Mark, MattP, (JamesHarrison?)
Android OS / application programming chrisf MattP V21 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC)Bugs
Blender introduction (basic stuff, one evening) *hint - this means you can build stuff for the Makerbot* chrisf Ciarán V21 15:03, 2 August 2010 (UTC) Bugs
Blender in more detail (a few evenings) chrisf
Arduino for Beginners earthshine Bugs
Knitting for Beginners PJ - well my other half has volunteered to do this, I can't knit wren I can do this! Also, crochet & spinning. Bugs
Knotwork - practical ones and the few ornamental ones I can remember Sam (SamLR)
Lightening introduction to VHDL and FPGA Sam (SamLR) earthshine
Biohacking - Crash course in molecular biology concepts, the tools needed and a few project ideas Bugs Ciarán, Phil Jones, Jonty, Mark, chrisf

Workshops wanted

If you've got an idea for a talk/workshop you want to hear, put it here:
If you're willing to speak at or run one of these, put you name in and move it to the list above.

Workshop Volunteer Interested ?
Lock Picking, preferably with a wide range of example locks. Ciarán
Bicycle Maintenance Ciarán, Bugs
Linux workshops for beginners/intermediate Oni Katie/tajasel crissalida, Bugs
Using it as a desktop
Using it as a server
Transitioning to linux crissalida
Perl for beginners (Ashb?)
QT/C++ for beginners Oni | (Jono?)
Introduction to Mercurial (We did one for Git, it's only fair)
Introduction to Circuit Bending
Basic soldering lessons always go down well MattP
RDF / Linked Data - help getting up the learning curve, and intro on public sector and other good hackable data
Programming for beginners, i.e. What are Ruby/Perl/QT/C++/Python, what do you use them for, how powerful are they, what do they run on, how easy are they to learn, what do they share?
W.I.N.E Beginners to intermediate. Installation, use, debugging, installing windows programmes and games.
Displaying Open Street Map within webpages. Openlayers and related technologies AndrewBlack
Vim magic spells' exchange
Glow JavaScript Lib -- beginners or intermediates -- Anyone from the Glow team (volunteered, rather than confirmed - Phae/JakeA/Micmath)
JavaScript Performance JakeA (volunteered, rather than confirmed)
Introduction to Max/MSP Anil?
Contributing to an open source project Krunch / Jonty / ?
SystemTap Krunch
general Linux kernel debugging-foo (reading an oops, looking around in a vmcore,...) Krunch
general Linux applications debugging-foo (strace, gdb,...) Krunch
Beginners Language classes Ciarán
Laser cookery

Previous Workshops