Event Alert! Pycom & Espressif Hackathon in Shanghai
by Ahmad | Mar 24, 2017 | Events
Espressif and Pycom will be holding a Shanghai Hackathon on Monday 17th April 2017!
Pycom and Espressif Hackathon Monday 17 April 2017
This is an opportunity to bring IoT ideas and projects to life learning MicroPython, and using the ESP32 and new LPWAN networks like LoRa (we’ll be teaching you to hack on the LoPy). Attendees can win awesome prizes to be announced over the coming weeks.
Where: The Vπ, Ground Floor, 635 Bibo Road, Zhang Jiang High-Tech Park, Shanghai
When: 10:00 – 18:00hrs
What: ESP32 and Pycom Hackathon Challenge
Who: All developers welcome
Previous experience: All levels of experience welcome but it helps if participants know about Python programming, embedded development and/or IoT Networking.
We only have limited spaces.
What is the LoRa network?
LoRa is a Low Power Wide Area Network, a great network to use for your IoT projects. It has gateways far and wide and the LoRa Alliance, who created and maintain the network, has thriving community of enthusiasts. LoRa is used by lots of platforms including but not limited to Things Connected and The Things Network. LoRa uses license-free sub Gigahertz radio frequency bands like 169 MHz, 433 MHz, 868 MHz (Europe) and 915 MHz (North America). Read more here.