GitHub Workshop

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It was a very practical workshop in which all 28 students present followed the steps given by the speaker. Learning how to use GitHub, a very usefull version controll system used in IT related area. Was on the 9th of March at 3:00pm at Taguspark Campus the speaker was Nuno Nogueira. Was organized by: NEETI (Núcleo Estudantil de Engenharia de Telecomunicações e Informática) in colaboration with IEEE-IST Student Branch (Instituto Superior Técnico).   Facebook Event Event Photos

IEEE-IST 25th Anniversary

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The IEEE-IST Student Branch celebrated its 25th anniversary. The celebration served as an amazing opportunity to hold a STEP event. This event was held at Instituto Superior Técnico and included a membership elevation ceremony. In it, several IST faculty members were elevated to senior members of IEEE, and student members who had finished their degrees, were also elevated to graduate members. Event Page In addition to the ceremony, the event featured lots of interesting talks and workshops, mostly given by IEEE active volunteers from Region 8, IEEE Portugal Section, and…read more

HTML5 Workshop

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This workshop was lectured by an IEEE member, with the help of Borrow a Workshop Region 8 programm, who shared his experience of HTML5 and Web Design with the students who attended the workshop. In two hours of intense knowledge acquiring,  21 enthusiastic students had the opportunity to learn the most important and used concepts of HTML5, the differences between HTML4 and HTML5, structure and semantics, new elements among other topics. Was on the 26th of February at 3:00pm at Taguspark Campus the speaker was Élvio Sousa. Was organized by: IEEE-IST Student Branch (Instituto Superior Técnico).   Facebook Event…read more

Linux Install Party

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This workshop was lectured by IEEE-IST Computer Society member, who shared his experience with Linux with the students who attended the workshop. For more than 3 hours IEEE members helped the students take their first steps in Linux teaching them how to set it up and basic comand line controls. The workshop had the participation of  37 freshman. Was on the 23rd of February at 3:00pm at Taguspark Campus the speaker was André Pires. Was organized by: IEEE-IST Student Branch (Instituto Superior Técnico).   Facebook Event Evento Photos

Poster Design

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There are many events that don’t have enough participants, not because they aren’t interesting, but because of lack of advertising. Nowadays, IEEE-IST SB main channels to publicize the events are social networks and posters spread all over our university. To guarantee that everyone can publish his events the best way possible, we decided to do a workshop called Poster Design! Conducted by Miguel Dias, a member of our Student Branch and already with several titles in some main photography sites, the participant were able to learn some basic but very…read more

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NODESCHOOL@IST

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This workshop was lectured by an IEEE member who is part of the NODESCHOOL community, who shared his experience with NODE.JS with the students who attended the workshop. we had circa 20 students interested in learning node.js, in the end some of the students stayed after hours to discuss personal node experience and ask some questions to the Speaker. The topics were basically teaching the basics and fundamentals behind node.js, we were initiated in NODESCHOOL’s basic course: learnyounode. Tickets were sold using tito.io Was on the 3rd of December, 2014…read more

Workshop of Cupcakes

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With Christmas knocking on the door, it was time to organize a creative and fun activity allusive to the theme. So we thought, why about cupcakes? Teams of 2-4 people had the opportunity to make their own cupcakes. The activity had three stages: creating the base, baking and decorating. The participants creativity was shown by the combinations of flavors, textures and colors. The activity also allowed the participants to acquire more cooking notions and tricks for the holiday season. In a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, the teams showed enthusiasm, proactivity…read more

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Android Workshop for Beginners

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40 Android enthusiastic students were giving their first steps in the creation of an android application. In this workshop, given by members of the FenixEdu team Frederico Sabino and Ricardo Barata, they showed both in theory and practice the concepts of creating an Android Application. Among the subjects of the workshop were the evolution of Android and lifecycle of an Activity, intents and broadcast receivers. Was on the 24th of November, 2014 at 4:00pm at Taguspark Campus the speakers were Frederico Sabino and Ricardo Barata. Was on the 27th of November, 2014…read more

Mini TISP 2.0 @ Tecnico OpenDay

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Every year Lisbon Tech organizes an Open Day where local High Schools are encouraged to visit IST’s Campi to get acquainted with the life of a college student. Every student organization (one per each degree) organizes activities where the high school students are enrolled in. Our (IEEE-IST) activity this year consisted on a small version of our very successful project TISP 2.0, so we called it Mini-TISP. The participants were splitted into groups of 6 and their challenge was to build a catapult made out of cheap materials – pencils,…read more

codingTea – 1st edition

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The purpose of this activity was to introduce the participants to the language in question, Prolog, in a very informal atmosphere. Inês Lynce, teacher at Instituto Superior Técnico, presented this first edition. The event started with a short talk about the nature of this programming language, followed by a little tea break, and then back to some examples about the implementation of this language. This event allowed us to better structure our ideas for the codingTea series of events, and hopefully we will have our next codingTea very soon!

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