101 results

People (10 results)
Thomas Price

Thomas Price

North Carolina State University

… and evaluating iSnap, the first block-based programming environment to offer data-driven … and automated help when programming. * Comparing the effectiveness of block-based …I will be starting in the Fall 2018 as an Assistant Professor at North Carolina …

Daniel Wendel

Daniel Wendel

MIT Scheller Teacher Education Program

… Daniel Wendel is the Lead Developer and Research Manager for StarLogo Nova, a blocks-based programming environment designed to enable students and teachers to build agent-based computational models with little to no prior programming …

Erik Pasternak

Erik Pasternak

Google

… APIs. He now manages the Blockly team at Google, which works on drag and drop block coding for students and beginner coders of all ages. …

Events (43 results)

Welcome to the HILT 2018 Workshop

HILT 2018 When: Mon 5 Nov 2018 08:30 - 09:15 People: Tucker Taft

… Welcome to the HILT 2018 Workshop …

Thinking Outside the Blocks

BLOCKS+ When: Sun 4 Nov 2018 13:10 - 14:10 People: Ben Shapiro

… Since their introduction in the early 1990s, blocks have been a valuable …, and blocks do little to assist with many other problems in learning to program. Workshops and other venues focused on blocks qua blocks offer an unnecessarily limiting …

Building an Accessible Block Environment

BLOCKS+ When: Sun 4 Nov 2018 14:10 - 14:20 People: Emmanuel Schanzer, Sina Bahram, Shriram Krishnamurthi

… We discuss a toolkit that provides a fully-accessible block environment, for multiple languages. The toolkit generates (1) a block editor that uses standard … of a block from the visual or textual syntax of that block. This effectively …

Panel: Block Abstractions for Artificial Intelligence

BLOCKS+ When: Sun 4 Nov 2018 10:30 - 11:00 People: Evan W Patton, Stefania Druga, Jessica Van Brummelen, Joe Mazzone, Xavier Puig Fernandez

Block-based programming languages, such as Scratch and MIT App Inventor, make …. As technology advances, so do the abilities of such block-based programming … (AI) abstractions in block-based languages. Specifically, it will address block

Attending Information (3 results)

Boston Park Plaza Hotel

… SPLASH 2018 will be held at the Boston Park Plaza. We have arranged for a room … the following link: [Reservations for Splash 2018](https://bostonparkplaza.reztrip.com …, SIGPLAN had to guarantee a room block of 700 nights. Any pickup below …

Visa

… address 3. The name of the conference you wish to attend (SPLASH 2018) 4. Your …

Registration

Register here: Online Registration Form

**Early registration deadline: Monday, 1st October 20182018 After 1st October 2018 & Onsite …

Tracks (25 results)

BLOCKS+

… to \acmConference[BLOCKS+]{ACM SPLASH BLOCKS+ 2018 Workshop}{November 04, 2018}{Boston, MA, USA …Blocks programming, in which program syntax trees are represented as visual blocks, is popular in programming environments targeted at beginner programmers …

HILT 2018 Workshop on Languages and Tools for Ensuring Cyber-Resilience in Critical Software-Intensive Systems

… in the engineering of software-intensive critical systems. HILT 2018 will focus … on the Program tab above for the full HILT 2018 program details


HILT 2018 Workshop Sponsors

Gold …

OCAP 2018: Object-Capability Languages, Systems, and Applications

… …

General (20 results)

BLOCKS+ 2018 Homepage

BLOCKS+ 2018 Welcome to the website of the BLOCKS+ 2018 conference. We are working hard to fill the website with all related information. Please check back soon! 6b9386c1-4cb0-423a-9995-f1128f1eb146 …

PLATEAU 2018 Homepage

… PLATEAU 2018 Welcome to the website of the PLATEAU 2018 conference. We are working hard to fill the website with all related information. Please check back soon! 8537976e-3a5a-4abd-ab55-4b84367af344 …

NJR 2018 Homepage

… NJR 2018 Welcome to the website of the NJR 2018 conference. We are working hard to fill the website with all related information. Please check back soon! d990c47d-4315-4b89-8eaf-e55b7c469007 …