Faculty Workshop

Growing tomorrow's talent


At Google we recognise the importance of developing talent for the future.

During g|south africa, we will run a two-day Web Technologies Faculty workshop for computer science lecturers and professors. Led by Google engineers, the workshop will introduce academics to Google web technologies and demonstrate how they can be used in practical courses and class projects.



G|South Africa Faculty Workshop Registration form


DAY 1: Monday 12th November

Time Activity
08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 09:15 Welcome
0:9:15 - 10:00 Keynote / Innovation & demos
10:15 - 10:45 Introduction to Google Africa University Programs
10:45 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 11:15 Introduction to Web 2.0 Technologies Workshop
11:00 - 12:00 Project Setup - overview & hands-on
12:00 - 12:30 Introduction to App Engine
12:30 - 13:00 Code walkthrough  (App Engine)
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:30 Codelab 1 (App Engine)
14:30 - 15:15 Introduction to GWT client
15:15 - 15:30   Break
15:30 - 16:30 Codelab 2.A (GWT)
16:30 - 17:00 Q & A

DAY 2: Tuesday 13th November

Time Activity
9:30 - 10:45 Codelab 2.B
10:45 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 13:00 Codelab 2.B
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 16:00 Coding competition
16:00 - 16:15   Break
16:15 - 17:00 Team project presentation
17:00 - 17:30 Presentation of awards & certificates




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