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Are you ready for DojoCon 2016?

30 September 2016 · by Nuala McHale

The Annual CoderDojo Community Conference, DojoCon, is open to anyone involved or interested in the CoderDojo movement. This years event will run over three days from October 21st-23rd at the Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire and is titled: CoderDojo Connects: Smarter Tech, Smarter Living What can people attending expect?   Friday: DojoCon kicks off with a social in the dlr Lexicon Studio at approximately 6.30 (with early registration) on Friday evening for conference attendees and their partners (limited places available). The wine and canapé reception will feature lively Soapbox talks. Thanks to Dún Laoghaire Local Enterprise Office for hosting this. This will be followed… Read More

Japan’s 1st CoderDojo Conference: DojoCon Japan

10 August 2016 · by Kel Santiago

CoderDojo in Japan started in Tokyo in 2012. This was the beginning of the CoderDojo movement in the country. Today there are currently 44 registered Dojos in Japan. CoderDojo in Nishinomiya, Osaka: There are many interesting activities planned for kids and mentors in CoderDojo sessions. Learning opportunities await! Kids learn Scratch, Arduino, electronics, gadgets and toys, and how to express themselves, make presentations and speak in public that can help them in the future. With many interesting activities and learning opportunities for young people, the number of children participating in a Dojo are increasing. We… Read More

Toscana DojoCon

21 June 2016 · by Pete O'Shea

On Saturday 18th the Toscana DojoCon took place in Pisa and was a great success, being the first meeting among all the Dojos in the Italian region of Tuscany. The Pisa CoderDojo together with the media agency yStudium, the University and the local municipality, organised an entire day dedicated to coding, with talks, workshops and a Dojo session in the afternoon. During the morning activities, set in the historical frame of the Boileau Palace – within five minutes walking from the world famous Leaning Tower –  130 people coming from the different Dojos… Read More

DojoCon 2016 call out for speakers!

11 May 2016 · by Pete O'Shea

Call for speakers: Are you interested in being a presenter at DojoCon 2016 in Dun Laoghaire, Dublin, Ireland?  Our theme this year is IoT, entitled “CoderDojo Connects: Smarter Tech, Smarter Living”.  Other dojos want to know about the cool stuff you’re doing.  Apply to speak at the event and tell us what you can show them! Apply Here! “Calling all CoderDojo mentors, parents and fans to DojoCon 2016! Our theme is “CoderDojo Connects: Smarter Tech, Smarter Living”. Come to Dun Laoghaire, Dublin, Ireland on 21-23 October for DojoCon 2016, with Saturday 22 October… Read More

Application is open to host DojoCon 2016!

23 October 2015 · by Pete O'Shea

Once again it’s that time of the year! We are looking for Dojos to express their interest in hosting DojoCon 2016, the global CoderDojo mentors conference. It’s an important event in the CoderDojo year and we appreciate all those that take the time to apply and for considering to organise this event! DojoCon,  a conference for the community of CoderDojo volunteers, presents a fantastic opportunity to connect the generous and kind people who are at the core of the movement and to further develop how CoderDojo operates worldwide. At the event, ideas are shared both from within the movement… Read More

Erasmus+ Workshops to be held at DojoCon 2015 in Derry, 18th-19th September

4 September 2015 · by Pete O'Shea

DojoCon, now in its fourth year,  is the official annual conference for CoderDojo volunteers. At DojoCon there will be community and industry panels delivered by both CoderDojo community members, supporters and industry leaders. The 2016 conference is hosted by CoderDojo Derry. As part of DojoCon 2015, there will be two workshop sessions held for CoderDojo Mentors as part of the CoderDojo Erasmus+ project. DojoCon will be taking place on the 18th and 19th September in Derry during CultureTECH which is being organised by the Nerve Centre and Dojos located in the… Read More