Here is a tentative agenda for the Day.
Timings: 9AM to 5.00PM
Venue: Opus, #4, 1st Main, Chakravarthy Layout, Palace Cross Road, Bangalore – 560020
Projects exhibition: We will be exhibiting projects made by makers in the exhibition area.
Demos: We will have short demonstrations sessions, including a short 10 minute talk, on selected projects
Product line: We will be exhibiting Arduino line of products, in the Product line area.
Competitions & Games: Yes, there will be small competitions,on the spot.
DIY workshops: There will be three small DIY sessions going on, visitors can join these, subject to availability of seats, which will be given on first come first serve basis. Please note that these will be group sessions and is aimed at beginners.
Talks : There will be short talks, which will be listed here soon.
Ask an expert : Got stuck in your project not able to solve something? Need advice on that one thing you could not find in internet? We will have experts in different fields related to electronics and interactive design. Visitors are encouraged to interact with them and get solutions.
1) Do I have to buy tickets? Is there an entry charge?
A: There are no tickets, nor fees involved for the event, or any of the sub events.
2) I had applied for being a volunteer/talk/project. I have not received any mail yet. What should I do?
A) Please wait, you will receive a mail before 17th March 2015. If you have not received a mail by 17th March 5.00 PM IST, please send us a mail saying so.
3) I am not selected as a volunteer. Can i still come?
A) Yes, please do participate in the event. We will not be able to give lunch and t-shirts to non-volunteers, but you can still come and be part of the activities.
4) I had applied for exhibiting a project, and got selected. I dont think I will be able to complete it by 27th March. What should I do?
A) Write to us ASAP, we might be able to help you if it is a technical issue.
5) I want to participate for the competitions/DIY workshops. Should I register beforehand?
A) Registrations for competitions/Workshops are on the spot, as you enter the venue. Slots are limited, and will be allotted on a first come first serve basis.
6) My project is approved. What will be the space/facilities allotted to me?
A) The space allotted to projects vary, depending on the size of the projects. All projects will be given ONE 5A 230V AC supply. Necessary power converters/Laptops should be carried by the exhibitor. The exhibitor is also advised to bring his/her own tools, soldering irons etc, if required.
7) Will there be sale of Arduino boards at the venue?
A) There will be no sales at the venue.
8) Will lunch be provided?
A) Lunch will be provided only to the volunteers at the venue. However, tea/coffee will be provided to non volunteers at the venue.
See you all on 28th March !