Intro to Arduino

Friday, March 6 10:30 am–12:20 pm
Exhibit Hall - Table 3

What is Arduino and how do we use it? Join me for a beginner's introduction to using and coding the Arduino (Uno) microcontroller. Learn about the hardware and software features of the Arduino boards and the coding environment, practice writing simple programs, and see examples of how to incorporate Arduino into a wide variety of classroom environments for all ages and skill levels.

Type: Tech Savvy Exploratorium
Focus Area: Coding, Digital Citizenship, Emerging Trends, Makerspace, Robotics, STEM/STEAM
Skill Level: All levels

Presented by

Jennifer Fox Jennifer Fox, FoxBot Industries

Jennifer Fox is an engineer, a maker, and an educator. After dabbling in dark matter (B.S., Physics, Occidental College), Fox settled into engineering (M.S., Mechanical Engineering, UCLA) with a blend of inventing and education, leading her to found FoxBot Industries in mid-2015. Fox’s work through FoxBot Industries has been featured by SparkFun Electronics, Adafruit Industries, Make: Media, Living Computers: Museum + Labs, Instructables, HackaDay, IEEE, and the Pacific Science Center