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SAP Young Thinkers

Learning Festival

at Snap!Con 2020

July 27 - August 1, 2020
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Scheduled Sessions
in PDT (Pacific Daylight Time)
English Sessions / Beginners
Kick-Off
30 min
Time: 9:30 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: SAP Young Thinkers Team
Language: English

In a 30 minute kick-off session you will meet your peers and our team. We will give you all the information you need to enjoy the festival.

Learn Snap! by Creating Games
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in will be sent via email
Speaker: Andreas Huppert, SAP
Language: English

Level: Beginners. Discover how to use Snap! by some simple games. With each game, you will also learn more about coding.

English Sessions / Beginners
Snap! & Human Language: Words and Sentences
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Brian Harvey, University of California, Berkeley
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this session, you will develop your own word puzzles. Explore how easy it is to play with our human language and code.

English Sessions / Beginners
Paint and Code with Snap!
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Wiebke Thumfart, Pädagogische Hochschule Heidelberg
Language: English (chat support will be available in German too)

Level: Beginners. This session is directed to everyone who wants to learn programming basics in a fun and creative way. You will be able to create your own art pieces and present them in an online exhibition afterwards. 

English Sessions / Intermediate
Snap! & Big Pixels
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Dan Garcia, University of California, Berkeley
Language: English

Level: Intermediate. Join us to learn how to use Snap! to make beautiful pictures by setting actual pixels to fun values! We will show you a wonderful "BIG PIXELS" library that allows you to zoom in and out of your picture for debugging and for cool pixelation effects.

German Sessions / Beginners
Build your 1st Game with Snap!
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Julie Mäding & Alexander Reichl, Technische Universität München
Language: German

Level: Beginners. Are you ready for your first Snap!-Game? In this session, you will discover how easy it is to get started.

8:00 AM
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
8:45 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
English Sessions / Beginners
Build Your Own Corona Virus with Snap!
120 min
Time: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Matthias Kim, SAP
Language: English

Level: Beginners. We would like to teach how to build your own corona virus in Snap!. It will move and talk to you! This will be more for 12-14 year old.

Paint and Code with Snap! *GIRLS ONLY
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Wiebke Thumfart, Pädagogische Hochschule Heidelberg
Language: English (chat support will be available in German too)

Level: Beginners. This session is directed girls who wants to learn programming basics in a fun and creative way. You will be able to create your own art pieces and present them in an online exhibition afterwards.

English Sessions / Beginners
Snap! & Remote Robots
30 min
Time: 8:00 AM-8:30 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Bambi Brewer, BirdBrain Technologies
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this workshop, you will program a robot from wherever you are! You will use a version of Snap! called Netsblox to connect remotely to a robot called the Finch. You will learn some basics about how to write programs for the Finch, and then you will create your own Finch project. You can make the Finch dance, draw, or respond to its surroundings.

Snap! & Remote Robots
30 min
Time: 8:30 AM-9:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Bambi Brewer, BirdBrain Technologies
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this workshop, you will program a robot from wherever you are! You will use a version of Snap! called Netsblox to connect remotely to a robot called the Finch. You will learn some basics about how to write programs for the Finch, and then you will create your own Finch project. You can make the Finch dance, draw, or respond to its surroundings.

Snap! & Remote Robots
30 min
Time: 9:00 AM-9:30 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Bambi Brewer, BirdBrain Technologies
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this workshop, you will program a robot from wherever you are! You will use a version of Snap! called Netsblox to connect remotely to a robot called the Finch. You will learn some basics about how to write programs for the Finch, and then you will create your own Finch project. You can make the Finch dance, draw, or respond to its surroundings.

Snap! & Remote Robots
30 min
Time: 9:30 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Bambi Brewer, BirdBrain Technologies
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this workshop, you will program a robot from wherever you are! You will use a version of Snap! called Netsblox to connect remotely to a robot called the Finch. You will learn some basics about how to write programs for the Finch, and then you will create your own Finch project. You can make the Finch dance, draw, or respond to its surroundings.

Snap! & Human Language: Words and Sentences
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Brian Harvey, University of California, Berkeley
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this session, you will develop your own word puzzles. Explore how easy it is to play with our human language and code.

English Sessions / Intermediate
Visualize COVID-19 Pandemic Data
120 min
Time: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Brian Boll & Akos Ledeciz, Vanderbilt University
Language: English

Level: Intermediate. In order to understand how COVID-19 is spreading across the world, several graphics and maps were used in the media. Join this session and learn how you can visualize pandemic data on top of an interactive map of the world yourself!

Snap! & Big Pixels
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Dan Garcia, University of California, Berkeley
Language: English

Level: Intermediate. Join us to learn how to use Snap! to make beautiful pictures by setting actual pixels to fun values! We will show you a wonderful "BIG PIXELS" library that allows you to zoom in and out of your picture for debugging and for cool pixelation effects.

German Sessions / Beginners
Learn Snap! by Creating Games
120 min
Time: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Andreas Huppert, SAP
Language: German

Level: Beginners. Discover how to use Snap! by some simple games. With each game, you will also learn more about coding.

German Sessions / Intermediate
Snap! Media Computation
120 min
Time: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Jadga Huegele & Jens Moenig, SAP
Language: German

Level: Intermediate. Ever wanted to turn your own voice into a musical instrument? Ever wished for your sunset pics to be more awesome than your holidays? Ever wondered what  “Big Data” and “higher-order functions” are about? Join us for the bright side of computer science!

Clean the Ocean with Snap!
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Jule Zollondz & Dan Seiler, SAP
Language: German

Level: Intermediate. The pollution of the oceans is a global problem with ecological consequences for all of us. If we do nothing, many animals lack their livelihood and we lack the air to breathe. In our workshop, we want to solve this problem together with you in a playful way. With Snap!, you will become the saviors of a virtual ocean. Together we will analyze the code and the problem. Based on this analysis we will develop solutions which you can continue independently and according to your own ideas.

8:00 AM
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
8:45 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
English Sessions / Beginners
Snap! & Remote Robots
30 min
Time: 8:00 AM-8:30 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Bambi Brewer, BirdBrain Technologies
Language: English

Level: Beginners: In this workshop, you will program a robot from wherever you are! You will use a version of Snap! called Netsblox to connect remotely to a robot called the Finch. You will learn some basics about how to write programs for the Finch, and then you will create your own Finch project. You can make the Finch dance, draw, or respond to its surroundings.

Snap! & Remote Robots
30 min
Time: 8:30 AM-9:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Bambi Brewer, BirdBrain Technologies
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this workshop, you will program a robot from wherever you are! You will use a version of Snap! called Netsblox to connect remotely to a robot called the Finch. You will learn some basics about how to write programs for the Finch, and then you will create your own Finch project. You can make the Finch dance, draw, or respond to its surroundings.

Snap! & Remote Robots
30 min
Time: 9:00 AM-9:30 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Bambi Brewer, BirdBrain Technologies
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this workshop, you will program a robot from wherever you are! You will use a version of Snap! called Netsblox to connect remotely to a robot called the Finch. You will learn some basics about how to write programs for the Finch, and then you will create your own Finch project. You can make the Finch dance, draw, or respond to its surroundings.

Snap! & Remote Robots
30 min
Time: 9:30 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Bambi Brewer, BirdBrain Technologies
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this workshop, you will program a robot from wherever you are! You will use a version of Snap! called Netsblox to connect remotely to a robot called the Finch. You will learn some basics about how to write programs for the Finch, and then you will create your own Finch project. You can make the Finch dance, draw, or respond to its surroundings.

Snap! & Human Language: Words and Sentences
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Brian Harvey, University of California, Berkeley
Language: English

Level: Beginners. In this session, you will develop your own word puzzles. Explore how easy it is to play with our human language and code.

English Sessions / Intermediate
Visualize COVID-19 Pandemic Data
120 min
Time: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Brian Boll & Akos Ledeciz, Vanderbilt University
Language: English

Level: Intermediate. In order to understand how COVID-19 is spreading across the world, several graphics and maps were used in the media. Join this session and learn how you can visualize pandemic data on top of an interactive map of the world yourself!

Snap! Big Pixels
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Dan Garcia, University of California, Berkeley
Language: English

Level: Intermediate. Join us to learn how to use Snap! to make beautiful pictures by setting actual pixels to fun values! We will show you a wonderful "BIG PIXELS" library that allows you to zoom in and out of your picture for debugging and for cool pixelation effects.

English Sessions / Intermediate
Create Your Own Chat with Snap!
120 min
Time: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Bernat Ramagosa, SAP
Language: English

Level: Intermediate. Have you ever wondered how chat applications work? Wonder no more, you'll be creating one yourself! In this learning session we'll be making projects that can communicate with each other by means of an MQTT library for Snap!.

German Sessions / Beginners
Learn Snap! by Creating Games
120 min
Time: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Andreas Huppert, SAP
Language: German

Level: Beginners. Discover how to use Snap! by some simple games. With each game, you will also learn more about coding.

German Sessions / Intermediate
Snap! Media Computation
120 min
Time: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Jadga Huegele & Jens Moenig, SAP
Language: German

Level: Intermediate. Ever wanted to turn your own voice into a musical instrument? Ever wished for your sunset pics to be more awesome than your holidays? Ever wondered what  “Big Data” and “higher-order functions” are about? Join us for the bright side of computer science!

Clean the Ocean with Snap!
120 min
Time: 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: Jule Zollondz & Dan Seiler, SAP
Language: German

Level: Intermediate. The pollution of the oceans is a global problem with ecological consequences for all of us. If we do nothing, many animals lack their livelihood and we lack the air to breathe. In our workshop, we want to solve this problem together with you in a playful way. With Snap!, you will become the saviors of a virtual ocean. Together we will analyze the code and the problem. Based on this analysis we will develop solutions which you can continue independently and according to your own ideas.

8:00 AM
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
8:45 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
For everyone
Show & Tell
60 min
Time: 9:10 AM-10:10 AM
15
Room: Zoom dial-in info will be sent via email
Speaker: SAP Young Thinkers Team
Language: English

The show & tell will be the highlight of our learning festival. All the groups will come together and share their learnings and excitement. The stage will be yours and you can decide how you want to present - any format is allowed, live or recorded. This session will be part of the official Snap!Con 2020.

8:00 AM
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
8:45 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
12:00 PM
Note on Timezones

You might be located in another timezone and the times would be different for you. E.g.: If you are located in Central Europe, the CEST (Central European Summer Time) would be suitable for you. You would need to add 9 hours to the listed times above.

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