San Diego CSTA Chapter Meeting Sept 3

The San Diego CSTA will be holding its Fall meeting on September 3rd, 2016. Instead of its usual haunt at the UCSD San Diego Supercomputer Center, we will instead be meeting at Qualcomm’s Think-a-Bit lab in Sorrento Valley. We will begin at 4:30. Parking and munchies provided. It will be necessary to register this time to attend. Contact joseph.pistone@sandiegocsta.org if interested.

Tonight’s Agenda [ QRs ]

  • Welcome & Introductions [participants & Think-a-Bit lab]
  • Demonstration: Wearable Computing (Ray Kinne’s students)
  • Upcoming: Women’s Hackathon @ CSUSM [Dr. Youwen Ouwang]
  • College Board’s impending [AP] Computer Science Principles update
  • Cajon Valley School District ~ Code.org Partnership Program
  • UC Davis’ C-STEM Curricula [w/programming & robotics]
  • StudentTECH @ UCSD & UCSD’s Mentor Assistance Program [MAP]
  • Raspberry Pi 2 w/Meteor, Python, Mathematica
  • Training & Support for CS teachers
  • Legislative & CA CTC [credentialing] updates, re: Computer Science
  • National/International CSTA Conference we’re hosting here in San Diego [July 10-12]
    • Conference Presentations [RFP]
    • Local Sponsors / Advertisers
    • Local Vendors / Suppliers
    • Press Package / News Media
    • Eventing optional events [tours/visits: UCSD SDSC? Qualcomm? Scripps?]
  • Election of Officers and (re?) organization of San Diego CSTA & expanding county membership
  • Open Discussion / Q&A / What’s next?
Think-a-Bit Lab Address [directions]
5880 Oberlin Drive,
San Diego CA, 92121
Parking available onsite.
Pick up admission badge in lounge and proceed to 6th floor
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