MAKING THINGS TALK : Networked Objects
Physical Computing Workshop by Tom Igoe*
22-23-24 May, 2008
Visual Arts and Communication Design
Sabanci University, Istanbul, TR
In this workshop, participants will learn how to connect computers to the physical world
through the use of microcontrollers and sensors. Participants will work hands-on to build
their own sensor devices, and learn how to make those devices communicate with other
computers over a network. Simple wireless communication will also be introduced.
Tools to be used include the Arduino microcontroller platform, XBee digital radios, the
Processing programming language, and a variety of sensors.
Programming experience with Processing is preferred
Basic knowledge of electronic circuits
Willingness to improvise
Online application can be submitted to //vacd.sabanciuniv.edu/makingthingstalk
This intensive workshop will have a maximum capacity of 10 participants, and will take place
at Karakoy Communication Center, Sabancı University.
All equipment will be provided by the workshop.
More info: //vacd.sabanciuniv.edu/makingthingstalk
Contact: Selcuk ARTUT tel.+902164839319 email. firstname.lastname@example.org
* Tom Igoe is the area head for physical computing classes at ITP Interactive Telecommunications,
Tisch School of the Arts, NYU//tigoe.net