April 29 Raspberry Pi Student Challenge Registration

Illinois IT Learning Exchange

BUILD IT

2017 Raspberry Pi Student Application Challenge

April 29, 2017
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Illinois Institute of Technology
McCormick Tribune Campus Center Ballroom

We invite high school student teams to demonstrate an application they have built, using a Raspberry Pi and peripherals! The student team must demonstrate the end result of their created technology. The Illinois IT Learning Exchange will select 30 student teams to showcase their completed application on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Illinois Institute of Technology.

Interested student teams must register and submit a 1 minute YouTube video by 5 p.m. on February 15, 2017 describing the application they will build and demonstrate. We will announce student team finalists on March 1, 2017 via email.

At the BUILD IT showcasing event a panel of volunteer judges will evaluate and score each student team’s demonstrated application. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winning teams. All student teams will receive a Certificate of Achievement for participating, as well as a gift bag of goodies.

• Click Details tab to Review Challenge Rules.

• Click Getting Started tab to Register.

• Click here to download flyer:
BUILD IT: 2017 Raspberry Pi Student Application Challenge.

2016 Raspberry Pi Student Application Challenge

Additional details attached in PDF

Illinois IT Learning Exchange

BUILD IT

2016 Raspberry Pi Student Application Challenge

We invite high school student teams to demonstrate an application they have built, using a Raspberry Pi and peripherals, from one of the two categories below. The student team must demonstrate the end result of their created technology.The Illinois IT Learning Exchange will select24 student teams (12 teams for the artistic category and 12 teams for the sensor category) to showcase theircompleted application on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at Illinois Institute of Technology.

Interested student teams must register and submit a 1 minute YouTube video by 5:00 p.m. February 15, 2016 describing the application they will build and demonstrate. We will announce student team finalists on February 19, 2016 via email.

At the BUILD IT showcasing event a panel of volunteer judges will evaluate and score each student team’s demonstrated application. Prizes will be awarded to 1st place winning teams only for each category. All student teams will receive a Certificate of Achievement for participating.

BUILD IT 2016 StudentCompetition.pdf

Tech Savvy at the Illinois Institute of Technology

This one-day program introduces girls in sixth through ninth grades to many types of careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), and teaches “savvy skills” such as negotiation and public speaking.

Parents and guardians are encouraged to attend the Tech Savvy one-day program for adults. Adults receive information on how to help girls get on a path to a college education and a career in STEM.

Tech Savvy at the Illinois Institute of Technology will be held on May 10, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM.

Illinois Institute of Technology, Rice Campus
201 East Loop Road
Wheaton, IL 60189

The registration fee is $5.00 for each adult and child that attends Tech Savvy. Please note that all registration fees are non-refundable.

AAUW is expanding Tech Savvy throughout the country with generous support from the Praxair Foundation.

The deadline to register for this event is May 7, 2014.

If you are a new registrant for the 2014 Tech Savvy event at the Illinois Institute of Technology,
please click the "New Registration" button at the bottom of this site.