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Virtual Make-a-thon: Develop Software for Social Good

July 17, 2020 at 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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The goal of the “BMCC Summer 2020 Virtual Make-A-Thon” initiative¬†is to ¬†engage our BMCC students virtually during Summer to develop software for social good.

Students (STEM and NON-STEM) must register using the following link to receive the zoom link:

Register: http://bit.ly/bmccmakeathon2020

AGENDA

  • Learn From IBM Professionals
  • See Presentations from BMCC Summer 2020 Virtual Make-A-Thon: Call for Code 2020 Teams
  • Practical Solutions to Global Problems: COVID-19 | Climate Change
  • Reviews from seasoned IBM developer, architect, and AI expert

WHY JOIN?
Participating in this BMCC MAKE-A-THON will introduce you to cutting edge new technology and prove you resources and guidance to collaborate on a project. The project will solve real-world problems and will be an invaluable experience and addition to your portfolio. Also Learn from IBM Professionals.

WHO CAN JOIN?
Programming experience is preferred but not required. One of the goals of this initiative is to offer opportunities to our students to get engaged in informal learning and develop collaborative projects beyond the classroom to acquire skills that are required by industry.

For more information, contact Professor Mohammad Azhar, Computer Information Systems (CIS) Department, at bmcc.makeathon@gmail.com.

Details
Date:
July 17
Time:
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Open to:
All CUNY