CCW Digital Maker Week

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16 May - 20 May 2016

11am to 4pm

Digital Making & Participatory Arts Practice

3D Printing/scanning | Internet of Things | Virtual/Mixed Reality | Physical computing

Join CCW cross disciplinary peer supported interests groups, exploring & supporting emergent digital making with staff, students & alumni from Camberwell, Chelsea & Wimbledon Colleges of Arts in collaboration with arts sector, tech industries & MakerSpaces.
Explore: Find out about new digital technologies in art & design
Try: New digital technologies & how to get started
Contribute: Join our peer supported network & get involved in digital making activities & debate

Open to anyone - drop-in activities - free entrance - no booking required!

Tag: #DigitalMakerWeek
Twitter: @CCWDigital 
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CCW Digital Maker Week Schedue:
DAY 1 - Mon 16 May 3D Printing & Scanning
Chance to find out & get involved in digital making. Explore digital technology & the arts with UAL/CCW staff, students, artists, MakerSpaces & the Tech Industry: Main Theme of the day: 3D Printing/scanning. Find out more
DAY 2 - Tues 17 May: Internet of Things (IoT) More Details
Chance to find out & get involved in digital making. Explore digital technology & the arts with UAL/CCW staff, students, artists, MakerSpaces & the Tech Industry: Main Theme of the day Internet of Things (IoT). Find out more 

Day 3 - Wednesday 18 May: Virtual/Mixed Reality (VR) 
Come & learn about how CCW students are exploring VR, experience & join the conversation about VR and the arts. Find out more
Day 4 - Thursday 19 May: International Digital Collaboration & Co-Produced Interactive Installation
Participants are invited to explore interactive technology including Arduino, sensors, and interactive tech, together and co-produce an interactive installation in collaboration with live Cyland MediaArtLab joining us via a live stream. Find out more

Day 5 - Friday 20 May: Un-Conference (Critique & Debate) & Closing event drinks reception 
10:30-11.30am: Find out how to get involved in the Tate Exchange
11:30am-12pm: Artist talk 3D printing works by Paul Coldwell
12:30-2:30pm: Student-Led Discussion: Digital Technology & the Arts
3-5pm: Closing event drinks reception. Find out more

This event is organised by CCW Digital Learning, Teaching & Enhancement at University of the Arts London (UAL) supports interest led digital interdisciplinary arts projects across Camberwell, Chelsea & Wimbledon Colleges of Art (CCW). With support from the UAL Learning Teaching Exchange ‘Staff & Student Collaboration Fund’ and SUARTS.

CCW arts staff and students in collaboration with the tech industries and arts sector explore and critique digital making and emergent digital practice through regular interdisciplinary interest led group meet-ups and events. Specialist groups support and share unique perspectives of digital making in the arts and aim to foster a co-produced, participatory approach to public engagement and develop new research and perspectives on an enquiry led interdisciplinary curriculum.
Areas of interest CCW have been exploring, please see Pop-Up Digital MakerSpace Highlights including: 
- 3D Printing and Digital Fabrication: + Digital modeling, software & 3D-scanning 
- Physical computing: Interactive, Wearable, Haptic (Sensors, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Bare conductive) 
- Virtual/Mixed Reality: Augmented Reality, Holography 
- Digital, Analogue & Upcycling: Recycle old tech into new in the arts 
- Internet of Things: Artificial Intelligence, Drone, Gaming, Robotics, Ubiquitous Computing, Data Capture, Webmaking