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Block Programming 101: Building Your First Mobile App in App Inventor


At the back of our mind there's a voice saying "programming is hard." Programming is definitely not the easiest thing to master. Surprisingly though, it's actually one of the things you can starting learning conveniently.

App Inventor is designed to prove this. Developed by MIT for anyone who is new to programming, App Inventor is a free, web-based, lightweight but sophisticated programming tool without a hectic setup. It allows any eager learners to focus on the joy of building applications with their own hands. In this workshop, our speaker will introduce this powerful tool to you and walk you through the steps of building your first mobile app - a simple to-do list - in just 30 minutes.


What you’ll learn

1. What is App Inventor?

2. Introduction to computer science principles and computational thinking

3. Basic design thinking process for product design

4. In-class exercise with App Inventor (laptop & Android device required)


Device Requirement (for in-class exercise)

  • Laptop

  • Android devide (phone or tablet)

  • USB cable to connect the Android device to your laptop

* Limited number of free rental available in Preface Coffee. To reserve, please specify in the checkout form.



Rundown

1900 - 1915: Registration and Networking

1915 - 1945: "Block programming 101: Building Your First Mobile App in App Inventor" by Tommie Lo

1945 - 2015: In-class exercise with App Inventor: simple to-do list

2015 - 2030: Q&A and Closing


Targeted Audience

  • Entrepreneurs / Business Owners

  • Startup Teams

  • Business Strategists

  • Senior Executives

  • Marketing Specialists

Speaker

Tommie Lo, Founder and CEO of Preface

Preface is a global award-winning technology and design-driven education start-up providing personalised learning using AI and Machine Learning. At Preface, we believe regardless of age, background, and differences, there isn't a thing that cannot be learnt. It's never too late to start; you just got to take the first baby step.
More about Preface: www.prefacenomad.com

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English

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Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/company/preface-ai


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