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DojoCon 2018

October 19 - October 22

CoderDojo Kilkenny is delighted to announce that they will be hosting DojoCon 2018 October 19-21 2018.

CoderDojo is a global network of free, volunteer-led, community based programming clubs for young people. In 2012 CoderDojo Kilkenny was established, and has gone from strength to strength. The club meets weekly in Dunmore Community Centre and has close to 90 Ninjas, (the young people who participate) 20 mentors and many more parent volunteers involved in the Club. The Club has groups working with Scratch, Python, Websites, App building, Raspberry Pi, Unity, Edison robots, SPFX and a variety of other areas.

DojoCon is is the annual global CoderDojo conference for the community of volunteers presents a fantastic opportunity to connect the generous and kind people who are a the core of the movement and to further develop how CoderDojo operates worldwide. At the DojoCon event, ideas are shared both from within the movement and from industry leaders through keynote talks and through workshops to develop new ways to inspire at CoderDojo.


DojoCon2018 : Timetable & Schedule Information

Friday 19th October

  •  Welcome Ceremony & Entertainment

Saturday 20th October

  • 09:00-10:00 : Arrival & Registration
  • 10:00-10:30 : Opening Keynote
  • 11:00-11:45 : Workshop Sessions 1
  • 12:00-12:45 : Workshop Sessions 2
  • 13:00-14:00 : Lunch
  • 14:00-14:45 : Workshop Sessions 3
  • 15:00-15:45 : Workshop Sessions 4
  • 16:00-16:45 : Workshop sessions 5
  • 17:00-17:45 : Closing Keynote(s)
  • 18:00-onwards : Social Option [*see note below]

Sunday 21st October

  • 10:00-13:00 : HACKATHON !!!!



October 19
October 22


CoderDojo Kilkenny


Newpark Hotel Kilkenny
Newpark Hotel Castlecomer Road, Newpark Lower
Kilkenny, R95KP63 Ireland
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