Workshops/Events with Mentors

Workshop with Mentors will happen from September 23rd to 27th to help groups work on their application.

Click here to get the Google Calendar to all events Zoom/Google Meets link: 

https://tinyurl.com/astrahacksschedule. 

For our slack go to: https://tinyurl.com/astrahacksSLACK

Opening Ceremony
What:​
Who:
  • From AstraHacks Admin
When:
  • 9/23 at 3:30 pm PST
Intro To Python
What:​
Who:
  • From AstraHacks Admin, Meghana Muddireddy
When:
  • 9/23 at 6 pm PST
Presentation and Pitch
What:​
Who:
  • From AstraHacks Admin, Aashvi R.
When:
  • 9/23 at 4 pm PST
HTML
What:​
  • Learn from websites for various businesses through Pattur Web Design
  • And students will be able to build their own sites for an imaginary company
Who:
  • Pranay From STAC
When:
  • 9/24 at 5 pm PST
Neural Networks in the Wolfram Language
What:​
  • Hour-long workshop explaining in detail, through the Wolfram Language, the different components that make up a neural network, along with living bottom-up construction of a neural net in the workshop itself.
Who:
  • From Rushank Goyal
When:
  • 9/24 at 6:30 pm PST
Swift 
What:​
  • Explaining and downloading Xcode
  • Jumping into the Xcode playground and showing functions of Swift, starting off with the basic data types/variables, and going to loops and conditionals and functions
  • Create an Xcode project and demonstrate how buttons and labels and images can be incorporated into an app
Who:
  • Ryan From STAC 
When:
  • 9/25 at 5 pm PST
Build a Cloud-Connected AR/VR App in 15 Minutes or Less
What:​
  • Going Over: Spatial Computing, Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Cloud, Enterprise, Dev Tools
  • The workshop will show how to quickly create AR/VR apps with no technical skills or coding required and scale existing apps by connecting them to the cloud. Workshop participants will learn how to create real-time cloud-connected augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) apps using the echoAR platform. Participants are encouraged to bring a laptop and a smartphone, or just follow along with the live demonstration. Platforms for experimentation include Google ARCore, WebXR, Vuforia, Unity-based apps, and more.
Who: 
  • From echoAR Company
When: 
  • 9/26 at 4 pm PST
Intro To Java
What:​
  • Learn the basics of Java! As this is a skill needed in the CS field, this workshop is a great introduction to it!
Who:
  • From AstraHacks Admin, Suhani Singh, and Vaishnavi Ramanujan
When:
  • 9/25 at 4 pm PST
Beyond the Hackathon: Startups and More
What:​
  • After the hackathon has ended, how do you continue your product? Learn from the Founders of Modulus how they turned a hackathon product into a viable commercial product in half a year, and how you can too!
Who:
  • From Modulus Company 
When:
  • 9/26 at 2 pm PST
Encodejustice Seminar
What:​
  • Discussing Justice Needed In The CS Field 
Who:
  • Sneha Revanur 
When:
  • 9/27
Closing Ceremony
Who:
  • AstraHacks Admin
When:
  • 9/27 at 3 pm to 4 pm PST