Program for SAP Young Thinkers Learning Festival 2021

All Events are currently scheduled in Pacific Time (US & Canada).

Talk (30 minutes)
 
Workshop (60 minutes)
 
Hands-On Workshops (90 minutes)
 
Snap! Power Workshops (120 minutes)
 
Welcome (15 minutes)
 
Warm Up (15 minutes)
 
Show & Tell (15 minutes)
 
Snap! Inspirations (15 minutes)
 
Ignite Talks (30 minutes)
 

Christiane Bauer

Welcome to the SAP Young Thinkers Learning Festival! Meet our Crew and understand how to make most of your event experience.

8:00 am - 8:15 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

4 people, 4 superpowers, 4 stories and funny enough 4 K´s! Meet Karina Montilla Edmonds, Karla Görlitz, Klara Krämer and Kartik Chandra and get inspired by how they discovered their superpower.

8:15 am - 8:45 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Marvin Christe

Let's implement a Discord bot that provides a "slash command" to a Discord chat channel. When a user in the Discord chat channel executes the "slash command" the bot's avatar will be changed to a random superhero. We will use the programming language Python and deploy the bot application to the SAP Cloud Environment (SAP Business Technology Platform). You will nee...
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9:00 am - 10:30 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Christoph Hoertnagl, Shivangi Jain, Lukas Ackermann

We meet artificial intelligence (AI) everywhere – it’s used in our smartphones, in cars, and in healthcare. But how does it work? How can my phone know what song I want to listen to? Discover the use cases of AI within SAP and learn how some of the algorithms in this area work

9:00 am - 10:30 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Ana Ammann

At some point in your life, you will be asked to stand up in front of a group of people to speak. It might be in a classroom, on a debate team, in front of your friends, or in public. For many, public speaking can be one of the most intimidating things to do. But with a few tips and practice, you can make speaking your superpower! Join us for an engaging session on how to use your voice to...
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9:00 am - 10:30 am PDT
Workshop Room 2
Workshop Track Speaking

Ariane Skutela

Let's have fun making guesses and developing a livable picture of the future. What awaits us in the future? Let's create a picture of the future together. Let's ask ourselves which influences from society, technology and the environment will spread. What will we eat? How will we work? Will the world be more peaceful? Which developments that we see today will change our lives? Wh...
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9:00 am - 10:30 am PDT
Workshop Room 3
Workshop Track SciFi

cbrunell

Are you interested in collecting your steps and runs? Or in the statistics of ball posessions in soccer? That´s a good start but only such a small glimpse into what is possible with sports data science. Join this workshop to gain insights into how sports team analyze their whole games strategy with the SAP-NHL Coaching Insights App and SAP Sports One.

9:00 am - 10:30 am PDT
Workshop Room 4
Workshop Track Data Science

Kathy Giori, Jadga Hügle, Bernat Romagosa, John Maloney

Craft tangible products with TurtleStitch and MicroBlocks. and learn how to create things in the real world with these two blocks-based dynamic languages. Turtlestitch is a browser-based educational programming language based in Snap! that lets you generate patterns for embroidery machines. MicroBlocks is a live, blocks-based programming language for microcontrollers with which you can make ...
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9:00 am - 10:30 am PDT
Workshop Room 5
Workshop Track Interactive Hardware Programming

Let´s wrap up our first day. What can you show and tell from your workshops? What were your highlights?

10:45 am - 11:00 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Let´s come together with our event group and start into our 2nd day!

8:00 am - 8:15 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Jens Mönig, Jadga Hügle, Bernat Romagosa

Listen to our Snap! lovers and coders about all the funny stories they can share about what it is like to work with and for Snap!

8:15 am - 8:30 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Jens Mönig

Are you a fan of music and tired of the same old instrumental sounds? Try this workshop in order to create your own music with Snap! Turn up the volume of your soundbars and get creative with your music preferences.

8:30 am - 10:30 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Create your own art pieces and present them in an online exhibition afterwards. We will show you how easy it is to get started with Snap!. Bring all your creativity and artistic head!

8:30 am - 10:30 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Dan Garcia

Learn how to use Snap! to make beautiful pictures by setting actual pixels to fun values! We will show you a wonderful "BIG PIXELS" library that allows you to zoom in and out of your picture for debugging and for cool pixelation effects.

8:30 am - 10:30 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Bernat Romagosa

Design your own 3D shapes with Beetle Blocks, a Snap!-based graphical blocks programming environment for 3D design and fabrication. Move a virtual beetle around a 3D space and create all sorts of imaginable 3D objects along the way. The resulting designs can be sent to a 3D printer to turn your ideas into tangible objects.

8:30 am - 10:30 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Devin Jean

Have you ever wanted to build your own fitness tracker like FitBit, or use your phone as a game controller for your latest project? PhoneIoT, a recent development for NetsBlox, makes these possible by allowing you to program your mobile device from the comfort of your browser. Inside NetsBlox, you can use a “call” block to access sensor data from your Android or iOS device, or even control t...
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8:30 am - 10:30 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Lukas Ackermann, Anna Partsch

Do you have an idea on how you want to clean our oceans and work for more sustainable world? Then test your strategy and create your first virtual game in Snap!

8:30 am - 10:30 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track

Let´s wrap up our second day. What can you show and tell from your workshops? What were your highlights?

10:45 am - 11:00 am PDT
Plenary Room
Main Track