Are you interested to learn more about Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR) or Mixed Reality (MR)?
Are you learning Unity, C#, ARCore, MRTK, WebGL, etc?
Are you learning Unity, Unreal for Video games?
Do you want to keep yourself committed to learn new skills and find a like minded community?
Do you want to help empower Women in Japan (and the rest of the Virtual world! )?
If any of your answers were yes, then join us in our XR study session! 🙌
XR means Extended Reality, it refers to all real and virtual environments generated by computer graphics and wearables. It is an umbrella word that groups all Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Reality!
In this study group we aim to form a community where we can support each other learning, practicing, and sharing ideas.
Saturday, July 31st
13:30 to 15:30 PM JST (GMT+9)
13:30 - 13:45 - Introductions and sharing what you aim to work on in this session. It can be anything related to XR, for example: an online course you are studying, reading about the technology, learning a programming language, developing a side project, etc.
13:45 - 15:15 - Learning time. You are welcome to turn off your camera and mute the audio while you are working on your task. We can ask questions via chat or voice.
15:15 - 15:30 - Share what you accomplished during this session. What did you learn?, Did you have any difficulty or got stuck?.
Questions and suggestions are welcome!
📌 RECOMMENDED STUDY FOR BEGINNERS:
You can join with any topic or project to study. However, several of our members are taking the course: Introduction to XR: VR, AR, and MR Foundations.
We actively discuss the concepts and tutorials we are learning throughout the course and it is more fun and effective to learn as a group. You can find the course in two platforms:
Coursera (Free resources, paid certificate)
Unity Learn (Free)
📌 OTHER INSPIRATION AND LEARNING RESOURCES 📚
So you want to switch to a career in Mixed Reality! https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/events/ignite-mar-2021/azure/learning-zone/lrn237/
Introduction to Augmented Reality and ARCore https://www.coursera.org/learn/ar
Unity Learn (free resources)
Introduction to C# Programming and Unity https://www.coursera.org/learn/introduction-programming-unity
Unity XR: How to Build AR and VR Apps Specialization https://www.coursera.org/specializations/unity-xr
Resources for Getting Started with Mixed Reality for Unity https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/mixed-reality-blog/resources-for-getting-started-with-mixed-reality-for-unity/ba-p/2183189
Share with us your inspiration and learning resources during this event or write them down in the comment section !✍️
📌 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: 🤔
I’m new to programming, can I join?
--> YES, definitely!
I’m an experienced engineer, is this event for me?
--> All levels are welcome!. Being part of a community helps to keep accountability and move stronger towards your goals even if we are at different levels. Women who code is about empowering others to learn new skills and thrive in the tech industry, you can help us with this mission!
I’m a man, can I join?
--> YES, but we ask you to try encouraging a woman friend to join with you!
I’m a beginner, I don’t know where to start.
--> Have a look at our inspiration links above and join us to get more ideas!
📌 CODE OF CONDUCT ⚠️
WWCode strives to be an inclusive and safe space. We are a multilingual group, and we welcome anyone interested in the main purpose of the event regardless of nationality, language, gender, or skill level. If we identify any form of harassment or inappropriate behavior that does not comply with the event purpose, we will ask you to leave.
Please read our Code of Conduct: https://www.womenwhocode.com/codeofconduct